$10M Of California Tax Donations Lost In Bureaucracy; Left Unspent On Education, Seniors & Cancer Research
Every year when they do their taxes, Californians donate millions for charitable causes, but nearly $10 million of that money sat unspent in government accounts at the end of last year and some of the funding never reaches its intended target, according to a review by The Associated Press.
A Berkeley woman Sunday won the women’s division of The San Francisco Marathon for the third consecutive time, race officials said.
To create awareness for his youth empowerment charity, the former governor played a gag on visitors to Madame Tussauds…
High-priced supercars and celebrities roared into San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza Wednesday night.
For the third year in a row, Roberta Gonzales emceed “The Daffodil Luncheon” — a fundraiser for the Lincoln Child Center.
Parents turn grief into giving, helping music in the schools, organ donation, and the poor from Oakland to Angola.
An educational charity makes a day on the golf course equal to a life changing history lesson for San Dimas, California students.
Madden said he won’t be tuning in when the actor and comedian takes the field at five Arizona Cactus League games, playing all nine positions.
It’s Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, and the night before Ash Wednesday, and while that means drinking, eating, frying up some pancakes, and maybe tossing some beads or baring your… well, let’s just say come midnight, it’s the polar opposite and time for self-reflection, spiritual focusing, and self-denial.
Out of the top 10 most generous American philanthropists in 2014, four hail from Bay Area tech companies, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s annual Philanthropy 50 list.