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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR EXTRAFOOD.ORG

ExtraFood.org operates a nonprofit county-wide food recovery program in Marin. Volunteers pick up excess food from any business or school and immediately deliver it to nonprofit partners including homeless shelters, food pantries, and after-school programs that…


EXTRAFOOD: GIVING MARIN GRANTEE

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 paper and online along with exposure via…


SUPPORTING MARIN NONPROFITS

On May 5, National Charity League’s Marin Chapter will honor its graduating class of 21 high school seniors for contributing over 2600 hours of community service. Together with their mothers, these Marin students, who represent…


MARIN CHARITABLE DISTRIBUTES $174,000

Marin Charitable, an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization established in 1961, held a ceremony at Unity in Marin in Novato on Jan. 24 to distribute a total of $174,000 to 53 local groups that support education and enrichment for Marin children who…


SINGING, VOLUNTEERING, BIKING

Singers Marin’s “Listen to the Music” concert on Aug. 19 ended with a standing ovation by the sell-out audience. The performance featured many of the greatest hits from the 1960s and ’70s including an audience sing…


FANTASTIC FAMILY FUN AT ‘MAMMA MIA!’

 The 2018 Mountain Play delighted audiences in May and June at the Cushing Memorial Amphitheatre on Mount Tamalpais. Pictured are the cast of “Mamma Mia!” Conservation Corps’ Kyle LaRue, educating some young theater goers about…


NONPROFITS AID IN FIRE RELIEF, FOOD COLLECTION

FIRE RELIEF DONATION: Marin Center for Independent Living’s executive team ( Eli Gelardin, Kathleen Woodcock and Susan Malardino) presented a $20,000 check to state Sen. Mike McGuire (D-Healdsburg)  on Jan. 5 in support of fire relief victims…


CVNL 25th HEART OF MARIN AWARDS

On January 11th , nearly 700 nonprofit leaders, volunteers, elected officials, and business members filled the Marin Center to celebrate Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership’s (CVNL) 25th Annual Heart of Marin Awards. With support…