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Beyond Differences

NO ONE EATS ALONE DAY

More than a million students in all 50 states, at 2,300 schools, including 15 schools in Marin, celebrated National No One Eats Alone Day on Feb. 15. The program was created by Marin nonprofit Beyond…


MARIN NONPROFITS IN ACTION

The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito advances global ocean conservation through marine mammal rescue and rehabilitation, scientific research and education. . Volunteers at the Marine Mammal Center (above) release a California sea lion that was…


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SPINNING TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Beyond Differences and SoulCycle MRIN are hosting a summer spin benefit in support of Beyond Differences on Aug. 19, 1-2:30 p.m., at the SoulCycle Studio at the Marin Country Mart in Larkspur. The cost is…


AUTISTRY STUDIOS, CALL IT OUT DAY

On Saturday, April 28th Autistry Studios hosted their 6th Scientists & Artists Party in San Rafael. The featured presenters were (from left) Ken Pontac, tv writer/producer; Anthony Shafer, creative director and technologist at Nomadic VR; Autistry CEO/co-founder…


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BEYOND DIFFERENCES SPEAKEASY

Enjoy drinks, dinner, dancing, and a silent and live auction at the Speakeasy to benefit Beyond Differences on April 28 at Bimbo’s 365 Club in San Francisco. Beyond Differences’ mission is to  inspire students at…


VALENTINE’S BALL AND BEYOND DIFFERENCES

The 22nd annual Marin Valentine’s Ball was held Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Marin Civic Center Hall. Marin Valentine’s Ball raises awareness and funds for organizations serving the most vulnerable members of the community. Longstanding beneficiaries include the…


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NO ONE EATS ALONE DAY

No One Eats Alone Day, a project of Beyond Differences, teaches everyone how to make friends at lunch, often the most difficult part of the school day. National No One Eats Alone Day is Friday,…


MARIN YOUTH CREATING CHANGE

Beyond Differences is a student-led organization focused on ending social isolation. Their most popular program is No One Eats Alone Day which teaches everyone how to make friends at lunch, often the most difficult part of…