Giving Marin

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VOLUNTEER TO HELP WILDLIFE

More than 400 volunteers help WildCare staff programs at its San Rafael center throughout the year. Volunteer opportunities include helping in the wildlife hospital, becoming a nature guide and assisting with educational programs. Volunteers also…


SHARING HOLIDAY CHEER

Homeward Bound of Marin partners with Eden Housing to run Fireside Apartments in Mill Valley. On Dec. 16, Fireside Apartments held a holiday party for residents, complete with gifts and a festive dinner provided by…


RIBBON CUTTING AND FUNDRAISER

Becoming Independent, a nonprofit that helps adults with disabilities live meaningful independent  lives, hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by an open house on Dec. 5 at its new location in at 777 Grand Ave., San…


BUILDING SCHOLARS AND SKILLS

Next Generation Scholars celebrated the appointment of their new Executive Director Janeen Mendoza Cruz at Mill Valley Community Center on Nov. 14. Pictured above are Mendoza Cruz (center) joined by several alumni of Next Generation Scholars…


MARIN COMMUNITY CLINICS: 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 newspaper and online along with exposure via…


MULTICULTURAL CENTER OF MARIN

The Multicultural Center of Marin hosted its second annual CommUnity Gala on Oct. 5 at the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center. The event supports the work of the organization and celebrates the many cultures that…


CELEBRATING ART, MUSIC AND HOME

More than 200 supporters of the Marin School of the Arts enjoyed a fall afternoon on the grounds of the Unity Center in Novato on Oct. 13 at the ninth annual Divine Wine and Food…


CELEBRATING IN STYLE

To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation presented its 24th Annual Stepping Out To Celebrate Life gala, La Vie En Rose, on Sept. 28, at Marin Center Exhibit Hall, San Rafael. The sold-out event with 600…


GHILOTTI BROS. PUTS SAFETY FIRST

Giving Marin Founding Partner Ghilotti Bros. Inc. reached 1 million hours without a lost time accident! Reaching this milestone within the company over the past two years is a testament to the commitment of hard-working,…


FUNDRAISING FOR MARIN NONPROFITS

The St. Vincent de Paul Conference at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Novato was presented a check from Linda Hendersen, a representative of this year’s rummage sale volunteers at St. Anthony’s. The volunteers unanimously voted…