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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…


FIRE PREVENTION; BAM GALA; SEWER BAND

Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership celebrated Earth Day in Marin on April 27,  in partnership with the Point San Pedro Road Coalition. Volunteers spent the day removing almost 8,000 pounds of undergrowth that not…


HUCKLEBERRY CELEBRATES SUCCESSES

Huckleberry Youth Programs’ 2019 Spring Gala took place on April 11 at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco. The organization’s mission is to educate, inspire, and support under-served youth to develop healthy life choices,…


GREAT CHEFS EVENT BENEFITING LIFEHOUSE

Lifehouse held its annual Great Chefs & Wineries fundraising gala on April 13 at Peacock Gap in San Rafael to  benefit programs that support individuals with developmental disabilities. Pictured (above, let to right) are Doug…


TO CELEBRATE LIFE GRANTS $375,000 TO NONPROFITS

On April 3, To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation awarded a total of $375,000 in grants to 22 Bay Area nonprofit organizations that help women and men with breast health issues. The grantees (back row,…


EARTH, EDUCATION AND ENRICHMENT

The San Rafael Resilient Neighborhoods Climate Action Team celebrates Earth Day every day with their ongoing efforts. Collectively, they reduced 122,913 lbs. of carbon emissions by making simple changes to their lifestyles like paying a few…


SUPPORTING MARIN NONPROFITS

On May 5, National Charity League’s Marin Chapter will honor its graduating class of 21 high school seniors for contributing over 2600 hours of community service. Together with their mothers, these Marin students, who represent…


ON STAGE IN MARIN

The current Sausalito Woman’s Club President Alice Merrill and past presidents were honored at the club’s annual Founders Day Luncheon and High Jinks performance on  March 21.  The event was attended by approximately 175 members….