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NEW YEAR, NEW QUILTS

The Mt. Tam Quilt Guild is looking forward to the new year and making more quilts and pillowcases for donation. Some of the local nonprofits  they support include, Homeward Bound of Marin (above top), Marin…


LITTLE WISHES BRINGS JOY TO HOSPITALIZED CHILDREN

  Founded by two pediatric nurses, the nonprofit Little Wishes allows seriously ill, hospitalized children to wish for something that will fill their heart and brighten their darkest days.  Each wish provides much needed joy…


MARIN CASA ADVOCATES FOR YOUTH

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…


LOCAL ART, GLOBAL HEALTH

An exclusive offering of a limited edition print of a painting of Mimi Farina by her sister, folk legend Joan Baez, is available for a donation to benefit Bread & Roses Presents. The organization provides…


ENJOYING ART VIRTUALLY

HairToStay’s Home Cabarets are a series of curated evenings with food and entertainment delivered to your doorstep. The virtual nightclub program supports treatment subsidies that help low-income cancer patients prevent chemotherapy-induced hair loss through scalp cooling, provides…


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…



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…