KCBS Community Corner

Teen Magician Daniel Rosenthal performs magic in hospitals. (Diller Teen Initiatives)

Community Corner: Bay Area Teen Magician Receives Philanthropy Award

A local Bay Area philanthropist has presented five California teens with $36,000 each to help further their vision to repair the world.

08/25/2012

Food for Thought in Namibia

Community Corner: Feeding AIDS Patients From Sonoma To Africa

A local Bay Area nonprofit, dedicated to serving those affected with AIDS, is raising funds to help AIDS orphans in Africa.

08/19/2012

(photo credit: aquariumofthebay.org)

Community Corner: Stinson Beach Shark Victim Turns Shark Advocate

A local teenage surfer was attacked by a shark at Stinson Beach back in 1998 and now he not only shares his story but has also dedicated his life to advocating for sharks and ocean conservation.

08/11/2012

Elderly volunteer works with kids

Community Corner: Nonprofits Serving Bay Area Elderly Get Boost

Several Bay Area community projects will get some help in their efforts to serve their elderly neighbors thanks to $10,000 in grants awarded by Coming of Age Bay Area.

08/05/2012

Girls Inc

Community Corner: First Resource Center For Girls In Oakland

Girls Inc. of Alameda County, a nonprofit that serves high-risk girls, broke ground on its new center in Oakland Thursday.

07/01/2012

Cavalia Acrobat

Community Corner: San Jose Saddles Up For Unique Show

It’s an innovative, multi-media show involving 47 horses and acrobats from around the world performing amazing stunts. Cavalia: A Magical Encounter Between Human and Horse is coming to San Jose July 18, 2012.

06/24/2012

wine on dinner table

Community Corner: Eating Out For Charity

A locally-based program allows participants to help their favorite charities, simply by dining out.

06/17/2012

Maurice Mazyck and Laura Schroff, 2011 (An Invisible Thread)

Community Corner: Request For Spare Change Leads To Life Change

A starving, homeless young boy asked a successful sales executive for some spare change. This is not an unusual scene…

05/27/2012

hands around the world

Community Corner: San Francisco Comedy Show Celebrates Adoptees

A Bay Area based nonprofit is partnering with Punch Line Comedy Club in San Francisco for a Benefit Comedy Show where all the performers have one thing in common: they are all adopted.

05/13/2012

trafficking victim

Community Corner: Human Trafficking Victims Celebrate New Life In The Bay Area

Freedom House is the only nonprofit in Northern California that houses these victims and provides aftercare. They recently celebrated the graduation of their 100th survivor.

04/25/2012

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