Dozens of needy families endured the nighttime chill camped outside Sacred Heart Community Service in San Jose for the chance to pick out free toys and books as holiday gifts for their children.
The gift of 18 million Facebook shares is valued at $498.8 million based on their closing stock price on Tuesday, when Zuckerberg, 28, made the donation. The beneficiary is the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, a nonprofit that works with donors to allocate their gifts.
A report by the California Attorney General’s office finds only 51 percent of the donations collected by professional fundraisers winds up in the hands of the charity soliciting contributions.
The Oakland Athletics players have decided to donate one full playoff share to eight local and national charitable efforts, a total of $34,325.16.
Take a moment and give back to the community this Holiday Season. Read on below for organizations across the San Francisco Bay Area…
Pat Monahan of the Grammy Award-winning & local band ‘Train’ signed a new line of chocolate bars named after their hit single “Save Me San Francisco” at Ghirardelli Square…
If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.
Demolition began Tuesday at the original St. Anthony Dining Room, which is being razed to construct a new facility in its place.
Bay Area teen Laura started 1Closet, an effort to collect new or gently used clothes she gives to other teens
The San Francisco Chapter of Meals on Wheels prepares 3,200 each and every day, feeding over 2800 needy seniors.