The 22nd annual Marin Valentine’s Ball was held Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Marin Civic Center Hall. Marin Valentine’s Ball raises awareness and funds for organizations serving the most vulnerable members of the community. Longstanding beneficiaries include the Godmothers of Timothy Murphy School, North Bay Children’s Center and Sunny Hills Services. Pictured (from left)is Mary Denton, chief executive officer of Sunny Hills Services; Marcia Lloyd, managing director of The Godmothers of Timothy Murphy School; state Gov. Jerry Brown; and Susan Gilmore, executive director of the North Bay Children’s Center. Photo by Lirette Photography.
A couple enters the 22nd annual Marin Valentine’s Ball at the Marin Civic Center Hall. The 2018 Hal Brown Memorial Philanthropy Award was presented at the gala to Mary Jane Burke, Marin County superintendent of schools.
Photo by Lirette Photography.
Georgia Little, Roxy Silva and Daisy Stephens, members of the Teen Board of Beyond Differences and juniors at Drake High School, were all smiles when they were facilitating National No One Eats Alone Day on Feb. 9. The nationwide movement to end isolationism at schools began in Marin. Photo courtesy of Beyond Differences.