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RCU’S BITE OF REALITY

On Oct. 14, 3,150 North Bay high school students across 15 schools attended Redwood Credit Union’s Bite of Reality financial education program. In Marin County,  793 students at four schools, Novato High School, San Marin…

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GIVING MARIN 2019 GRANT APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS

Nonprofits serving Marin can apply for cash awards this month. The Giving Marin Community Partnership launched in January 2018 with a mission to raise exposure for 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that operate in Marin County. As…


2018 GIVING MARIN GRANTEE: CENTER FOR DOMESTIC PEACE

The Giving Marin Community Partnership, a major initiative of the business community and Marin Independent Journal, offers local nonprofit organizations assistance with marketing through sponsored ads in the paper and online along with exposure via…


HOME FOR LIFE CAMPAIGN

The Lifehouse Home For Life capital campaign kick-off party took place at the private Kentfield residence of Eric and Shelley Aans (pictured above with Lifehouse President and CEO Nancy Dow Moody on the left). Eric…


BLACK TIE & BLUE JEANS

College of Marin hosted its inaugural Black Tie & Blue Jeans gala on Aug. 30 on the Kentfield campus. The courtyard outside the Performing Arts Building was transformed into a chic and welcoming venue for…


FESTIVAL AT MIWOK PARK

The Museum of the American Indian’s annual family friendly event, the Native American Trade Feast, will take place on Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., at Miwok Park, 2200 Novato Blvd. This free event will feature…


NOVATO SPACE FESTIVAL

The Space Station Museum celebrated its annual Novato Space Festival on Aug. 4 at Pacheco Plaza. The event featured astronauts, NASA engineers, space artifacts, space characters and hundreds of fans. Pictured (above, left to right)…


THE SPAHR CENTER: 2018 GIVING MARIN GRANTEE

The Giving Marin Community Partnership, a major initiative of the business community and Marin Independent Journal, offers local nonprofit organizations assistance with marketing through sponsored ads in the paper and online along with exposure via…


COMMUNITY COMES TOGETHER

Grateful Gatherings’ volunteers (above) came together on July 27 at St. Luke Presbyterian Church in San Rafael to accept, sort and box household donations for delivery to two Marin families who were in need of…


PAINTINGS AND POPCORN

Buckelew Programs presented MarinScapes Reimagined, the 31st annual exhibition and sale of Marin County landscape artwork, on June 20-23, at Escalle Winery in downtown Larkspur. The event raised funds for Buckelew Programs that provide treatment and support services for people with…