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Mike Pihlman

I am the Director of ForCarol.com a 501c3 non-profit that awards college scholarships to Tracy, CA scholars in honor of my daughter's best friend, and our part-time daughter, Carol Phan who we lost on Sept 18, 2010.

I am a: Book Review (TracyReaderDad.com), Technology (TechyMike.com), and Movie Review (ForCarol.com) blogger.

$50 For the Best Slogan

OK…..listen up. We already have a few slogan ideas from some teens.  Send in more, and starting October 15, 2010 we will start the voting process.  If we get a lot of slogans, the voting will be like the NCAA tournament and each vote will last a week. […]

LifeHammer

Unfortunately, Carol, Chris, Kassy and Bobby ended up in the water. A very small, not very deep, canal.  For whatever reason, we hope the CHP will tell us what they think happened when they issue their final report, they could not get out of the car. There is […]

Get Real Behind the Wheel

Click here for information on the next event. In 2007, Tracy, CA experienced a horrific car accident in front of West High.  I remember that day like it was yesterday…hey I’m old. One teenager was killed, three others severely injured.   From that accident came “Get Real Behind […]

Fundraiser for Carol’s Family

Chevy’s Restaurant in Tracy, CA will donate 25% the cost of a meal to Carol’s Family. Date: Sunday, October 3, 2010 Time: 11 AM to 10 PM  (all day) What Do You Need:  Tickets available at AltamontCowork, 95 W. 11th Street, Suite 205.  ONLINE TICKET YOU CAN PRINT […]

Our Lives Continue

Today was the last day of memorials, services, visitations for Carol, Chris, Kassy, and Bobby. I’ll take a day or so to regroup, and start this web site for it’s ultimate goal, but, for the kids in the meantime….thanks for your support, and: DO WELL in school and […]