Giving Marin

College of Marin

GIVING MARIN GRANTS $60K

The Giving Marin Community Partnership supports local nonprofits with free marketing opportunities throughout the year. At the end of 2019, Giving Marin, through an application process, chose six nonprofits to receive $10,000 each. The grant…


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…


BLACK TIE & BLUE JEANS

College of Marin hosted its inaugural Black Tie & Blue Jeans gala on Aug. 30 on the Kentfield campus. The courtyard outside the Performing Arts Building was transformed into a chic and welcoming venue for…


SCHOOLSRULE STEPS RIGHT UP!

The seventh annual SchoolsRule fundraising event was held July 1 at the Marin County Fairgrounds with almost 500 guests in attendance. The event is the primary fundraiser for SchoolsRule, a coalition of all Marin County public school foundations…


LEARNING, WORKING, CREATING

The spring semester of the Autistry Comprehensive Adult Program has begun. Students take academic and physical fitness classes at College of Marin. Pictured (above, left to right) are  Autistry students Christopher, Mark, Jacob, Riley, and…


GIVING MARIN GIVES BACK

Giving Marin held an End-of-Year Awards celebration at the Nugget Markets Demonstration Kitchen at College of Marin‘s Indian Valley Campus in Novato. Six Marin nonprofits each received a check for $10,000 to continue their extraordinary…


NONPROFITS AIM TO REDUCE HATE, HOMELESSNESS

NOT IN OUR TOWN: More than 300 community members, civic leaders and students gathered at the College of Marin’s Kentfield campus Feb. 13 for two film screenings of “Light in the Darkness” and community discussions…


GIVING MARIN FOUNDERS DINNER

Giving Marin is a new initiative that partners some of the North Bay’s most community-minded businesses and institutions with local nonprofits. With the support of the Marin Community Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, College of Marin, Redwood…


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NOT IN OUR TOWN FILM SCREENING

Join civic leaders, community members, students, and parents for a film screening of “Light In The Darkness” and a community discussion about how to stop hate in Marin. Not In Our Town encourages engagement in…