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RAISING VOICES, INCREASING EQUITY

Youth Leadership Institute hosted the “Raise Your Voices” gala on Nov. 15 at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco. Redwood Credit Union came out in force to show their support of youth. Pictured (above,…

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CULTURAL AND ECONOMIC WELL BEING

The Canal Welcome Center commemorated its rebranding as the Multicultural Center of Marin  on Oct. 27. The new name and identity better reflect the organization’s work throughout Marin County, its leaders say. The organization works with…


SINGING, SANTA AND SEWING

Mayflower Chorus will present its annual holiday show, “Sounds of the Season,” Dec. 7, 8 p.m., and Dec. 8, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m., at the Marin Center Showcase Theater, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael. The…


ART AND FLOWERS AID NON-PROFIT FUNDING

Hospice by the Bay held its annual gala on Nov. 3 at The Seminary at Strawberry in Mill Valley. Approximately 420 guests celebrated the Pop Art movement made famous by Warhol, Lichtenstein and Oldenburg, while raising more than…


BENEFITS FOR BIKING, HIGHER ED

Trips for Kids Marin’s 30th anniversary gala took place at the Mill Valley Community Center on Oct. 19. More than 170 guests attended, raising more than $50,000. Venee McGee, a former Trips for Kids Marin…


MUSIC FOR MARIN NONPROFITS

The annual Whistlestock concert on Sept. 29 at Marin Center’s Fair Island in San Rafael featured the music of Elvin Bishop and Tommy Castro. The event was attended by approximately 400 people and raised $200,000 for…


BENEFIT EVENTS, STEM FAIR

The Marin Foster Care Association hosted their first annual Blues & Brews Marin at a private home in Mill Valley on Oct. 6. The event, which raised nearly $25,000, benefitted Marin’s nearly 100 foster children…


STEPPING OUT, VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION

To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation presented its 23rd annual gala “Stepping Out to Celebrate Life” on Sept. 29 at Marin Center Exhibit Hall in San Rafael. Approximately 500 guests attended the event that raised…


$50,000+ FUNDING FOR NONPROFITS

The Giving Marin Community Partnership launched in January with a mission to raise exposure for 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations that operate in Marin County. The partnership will present financial awards in December 2018 of no less than…