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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…


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,…