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NONPROFITS PROVIDE VITAL SERVICES

The Multicultural Center of Marin (MCM) is continuing its essential services during this health and economic crisis. MCM’s weekly food distribution is providing food for over 500 families every week, up from about 100 per week before…

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HELPING THE COMMUNITY

As a community-based organization, Canal Alliance has shifted to crisis operations and is providing critical services and information for hardworking Latino immigrants and their families who are among the hardest hit by the pandemic. During…


SWEET VALENTINE’S EVENTS

On Feb. 8, the Marin Valentine’s Ball celebrated its 24th year of supporting local organizations that serve vulnerable young people in the community. Proceeds from the ball benefited The Godmothers of St. Vincent’s School for Boys, North…


SHARING FOOD, GIFTS AND SONG

The SF-Marin Food Bank provides more than 100,000 meals each day to those in need. Monetary and food donations are welcomed year round. Holiday food donations can be made at various locations throughout the county…


HOME FOR LIFE CAMPAIGN

The Lifehouse Home For Life capital campaign kick-off party took place at the private Kentfield residence of Eric and Shelley Aans (pictured above with Lifehouse President and CEO Nancy Dow Moody on the left). Eric…


NONPROFITS SHINE AT GIVING MARIN EVENT

The Giving Marin Community Partnership held a dinner event on Feb. 21 at Insalata’s Restaurant in San Anselmo. The restaurant was chosen because of chef-owner Heidi Krahling’s decades of philanthropic work in Marin. Guests enjoyed…


MOUNTAIN PLAY, SUPER DIAMOND

The Mountain Play will present their annual fall fundraising gala on Nov. 10, starting at 5 p.m., at the Hoytt Theater at Osher Marin JCC in San Rafael. This year’s event is “Rock, Roll &…


STEPPING OUT WITH TO CELEBRATE LIFE

  To Celebrate Life Breast Cancer Foundation presents its annual Stepping Out To Celebrate Life gala fundraiser and fashion show on Sept. 29, starting at 5:30 p.m., at the Marin Center Exhibit Hall, 10 Ave…


YOUNG ACTORS TAKE CENTER STAGE

23 Elephants Theatre Company offers singing, dance, and acting instruction, and puts on plays for young people, ages five to 20. The summer 2018 productions were “Alice in Wonderland” and “Into the Woods” at Redwood High School’s…