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Janelle Monae (credit:  Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Singer Janelle Monae Performs Free Show In San Francisco

Celebrating their 15th anniversary, SalesForce is giving the rest of us a present…a free Janelle Monae…

03/06/2014

Passengers board a Muni bus along Market Street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Donates Nearly $7 Million To Fund Free Muni Rides For San Francisco Youth

Google is donating nearly $7 million to allow San Francisco to continue providing free bus and other transportation services to low-income city kids, city officials announced on Thursday.

02/28/2014

A San Francisco Muni bus makes its way down Market St. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Donates Millions For San Francisco’s Free Muni For Youth Program

The money will be used to fund the program, which started as a pilot in 2013, for the next two years.

02/27/2014

George Lucas & Mellody Hobson (credit: Mark Davis/Getty Images)

George Lucas, Wife Donate $25 Million To Chicago Private School

Filmmaker George Lucas and his wife Mellody Hobson are donating $25 million to a prestigious private school on Chicago’s South Side.

02/25/2014

Turkey

Second Harvest Food Bank Seeks 5,600 Turkeys Before Thanksgiving

Although Wednesday’s official Turkey Tally is showing progress at 6,402 collected turkeys, officials at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties admit they are far from their goal of receiving 12,000 turkeys in just over a week.

11/20/2013

(L-R) Ross Valory, Neal Schon, Arnel Pineda, Jonathan Cain, and Deen Castronovo of “Journey” (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Journey Donates $350K In Typhoon Relief

Journey is donating $350,000 to help relief efforts in the Philippines, and its lead singer has a message for his homeland: “Don’t Stop Believin’”

11/17/2013

Death Toll Rises in Philippines Following Impact Of Super Typhoon

iTunes To Allow Donations For Typhoon Relief

Apple is giving iTunes users a chance to donate to relief efforts for the typhoon tragedy in the Philippines…

11/12/2013

Rescued Pets

4 Dozen Pets Rescued From Monterey Hoarder’s Home

The Monterey County SPCA is asking for donations to help care for dozens of cats, dogs and puppies that were rescued from a hoarder’s home early Sunday morning

04/28/2013

Jefferson Award Winner Gianna Pendleton (CBS)

Jefferson Award-Winning Sebastopol Teen Creates Culture Of Giving

If you see people in need, help them out – That’s the mindset of a 16-year-old from Sebastopol, whose community service has even gained a pat on the back from President Obama.

03/13/2013

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ConsumerWatch: More Patients Use Crowdfunding To Pay Medical Bills

It started as a way for new businesses and artists to raise money to get their projects off the ground. Now crowdfunding is being used by medical patients to pay for their expenses.

03/01/2013

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