Youth volunteers bring smiles to residents when they help with food deliveries at Homeward Bound of Marin. Pictured (above, bottom) are students from St. Patrick’s School who have supported King Street Senior Housing in Larkspur by bringing tasty homemade lunches for Sandwich Saturdays and (above, top) teens from Sir Francis Drake High School volunteering with doorstep delivery of grocery bags to seniors at Fireside Apartments in Mill Valley. -Photos courtesy of Homeward Bound of Marin
Tribe Rising India was born in Marin to help the Santal children of West Bengal have access to education and safe boarding in an environment that honors their cultural identity. Help grow the St. Xavier School, Gurap, from fifth grade through high school and to build the first-ever English high school for Santal students. Help by participating in the Tribe Rising India virtual gala on Sept. 17, 7 p.m. Tickets include an Indian meal with wine or beer delivered to your home. The online gala will include an online auction and Fund-a-Need. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities can be found at TribeRisingIndia.org. -Photos courtesy of Tribe Rising India
Giving Marin Partner Ghilotti Bros. Inc. is celebrating 65 years of fine work by employee Frank Palagi. He was hired in 1955 and worked his way up to management positions. He is currently vice president of safety and quality control and continues to mentor other employees. Palagi is fondly referred to as the fifth Ghilotti Brother. Congratulations for a lifetime of exceptional work! -Photo courtesy of Ghilotti Bros. Inc.