INSPIRE NEWS

Poetry at National Tree Lighting

The National Tree Lighting, going back to Calvin Coolidge, to an audience of 20,000+ tonight, included a poem Jimmy Dunne wrote — read by a female soldier stationed in Afganistan. She read it to her husband and two kids she won’t see this Christmas.

Pacific Palisades “Citizen of the Year”

Pacific Palisades Community Council announced today Jimmy Dunne and Bob Harter were chosen as Pacific Palisades’ “Citizen of the Year.”

An awards gala is being held December 13, 2018.

“The Shepherd’s Story” Illustrated Book

Jimmy Dunne inked a book deal with Loyola Press to release “The Shepherd’s Story,” a children’s holiday book scheduled for a 2020 holiday release.

The book is based on poem Jimmy Dunne wrote — which went viral and has been read/performed in schools and churches around the country.

2018 Sheriff’s Youth Foundation Report

Jimmy Dunne, a principal of the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation, released the 2018 Foundation Report — with a  story of extraordinary growth across every arm of the foundation. The Sheriff’s Youth Foundation services 1,755 kids in many of the most challenged and gang-ridden neighborhoods of LA County.

Check it out at:
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Golden Bull Reimagined

Jimmy Dunne was honored to be engaged by the Mark Verge Company to add his branding voice to the reimagining to the iconic “Golden Bull” restaurant in Santa Monica, Canyon.

Sheriff’s Youth Foundation

Jimmy Dunne has been tapped as the Chief Creative Officer of the Sheriff’s Youth Foundation, spearheading all new initiatives.

Sheriff’s Youth Foundation provides extraordinary services in 16 Youth Academies for thousands of youth in challenged communities around Los Angeles County.

Check out a video from a recent “Sheriff’s Scholars” Initiation with Sheriff Jim McDonnell…

“Loyola, I Am”

Jimmy Dunne was honored to be asked to write the Alma Mater for one of California’s most revered high schools — Loyola.

Loyola Press Engages Inspire

Loyola Press, the country’s most respected and successful content creators, publishers and distributors of Catholic books for parishes all around the country and in many countries of the world, has engaged Jimmy Dunne and Inspire to provide creative services.

One of the projects will focus on “Dear Pope Francis,” a best-seller children’s book with significant global sales.

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2X Kentucky Derby Winner Engages Inspire

Doug O’Neill, one of the most celebrated horse trainers in the world, has tapped Jimmy Dunne and Inspire for creative and branding services.

Doug O’Neill Racing has been the home of two Kentucky Derby winners — along with hundreds of winning horses.

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MS Bike partners with Inspire on Rose Bowl Classic

MS Bike, one of the favorite perennial events for MS Society, had a very successful 2017 MS Bike Coastal Challenge event at the Rose Bowl on March 25th.

MS Bike has tapped Jimmy Dunne and Inspire as its creative partner to declare its narrative and emotionally brand this fabulous event.

Covered by CBS News, Jimmy Dunne and CBS News Anchor Jeff Vaughn were the MCs of the fabulous event, and also included a tribute to Shemar Moore (of “Criminal Minds”).

The event finale included Jimmy Dunne’s “If I Dare to Dream.”

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