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EXTRAFOOD: 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…


ON A MISSION TO HELP OTHERS

The Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership, Team Depot, California Department of Veterans Affairs, The Tug McGraw Foundation and Solano Napa Habitat for Humanity provided a day of service on June 19 at the California Veterans Home in Yountville. Five…


GRADUATION CELEBRATIONS

The Huckleberry Wellness Academy-Marin celebrated its class of 2019 at Falkirk Cultural Center on June 18.  These first-generation college students completed over 300 hours of programming at Huckleberry, collectively volunteered over 1,600 hours at different…


SANZUMA: 2018 GIVING MARIN GRANTEE GROWS

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…


BRIDGE THE GAP COLLEGE PREP; HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS

On May 30, Bridge the Gap College Prep, a Marin City-based organization, honored 11 Marin County high school seniors who will be heading to college in the fall. The students will be attending UC Merced,…


FIRESAFE MARIN BENEFIT IN MILL VALLEY

As part of Wildfire Preparedness Month, FIRESafe MARIN hosted a screening of Golden Eagle Films “The Camp Fire Documentary” on May 14. Approximately 300 supporters and friends filled the Sequoia Theater in Mill Valley and…


ARTISTIC EXPRESSION ON DISPLAY

The third annual Youth Poster Contest awards ceremony was held on May 18 at RileyStreet Art Supply in San Rafael. Students, parents, teachers and event partners packed the venue to celebrate the participants and winners….


FASHION EVENT RAISES $40,000

The Marin Center for Independent Living hosted its annual Sip, Shop and Socialize boutique, luncheon and fashion show on May 7 at the Meadow Club in Fairfax. Approximately 215 women attended, helping to raise about…


MUSIC AND ART ACROSS MARIN

Woofstock, the annual Marin Humane fundraiser, was held on May 19 in Novato. Despite the rainy weather, hundreds of people, and some furry friends, enjoyed an afternoon of live music from The Eagles cover band,…


SPRING FLING AND A FASHION FUNDRAISER

Slide Ranch’s annual Spring Fling took place on April 27 in Muir Beach featuring animals, live music, crafts and workshops, all with a focus on learning about climate and sustainability. Approximately 1,000 people attended, with…