Bay Area Toy Drive Organizers Say Need For Donations Greater Than Last YearThe need this year for toys for Bay Area children is greater than last year, toy drive organizers said Thursday.
Make Fire-Ravaged Lake County Green Again By Donating Potted Christmas Trees To Valley Fire VictimsYou can spread some green holiday cheer this season by helping the victims of the Valley Fire with your Christmas tree, once you’re done with it.
Non-Profit Seeking Turkeys Needed For South Bay FamiliesA San Jose-based nonprofit organization still needs turkeys to provide complete Thanksgiving meals for low-income families in Santa Clara County.
Mysterious Donor Gives $34M To Oakland Schools, NonprofitsAn anonymous person has donated $34 million dollars to the Oakland Unified School District and dozens of nonprofit organizations to help children and low-income entrepreneurs.
'Escape From Alcatraz' Triathlon Couple Get Rude Welcome In SF When Their Bikes Are StolenTalk about San Francisco hospitality at its worst.
Santa Clara City Council Rejects 49ers $3 Million Donation To Help Youth SportsThis comes after the 49ers withdrew their offer to pay $15 million for soccer fields near Levi's Stadium, that the team had planned to use for VIP parking.
Oakland Raiders Make $50,000 Donation To Help Foundation Prevent Domestic Violence, Sexual AssaultThe Oakland Raiders have partnered with the Biletnikoff Foundation and Tracey's Place of Hope as part of an effort to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault.
CA Gay Woman Who Donated $20 To Fundraiser For Indiana Pizzeria That Won't Cater Same-Sex Marriages Urges 'Tolerance'A Southern California gay woman taught a lesson in tolerance to progressives and conservatives alike when she donated $20 to the GoFundMe page for the Indiana Pizzeria that won't cater same-sex marriages.
Google Donates $1 Million To Lick Observatory Atop Mount HamiltonGoogle has donated $1 million to a 125-year-old Lick Observatory atop Mount Hamilton that has been in need of financial support.
54 Homeless, 20 Businesses Closed After SF Mission District InfernoA GoFundMe campaign started just after the blaze had earned more than $20,000 by 2:30 p.m. Thursday. 450 people had chipped into the find, started by Mission Resident Zac Crockett.
Oakland Protests Blamed For Huge Drop In Salvation Army DonationsA charity group is blaming violent protests in Oakland for a huge drop in donations this holiday season.
Last Minute Christmas Toy Drive At SF's Lefty O'Doul's Collects More Than 10,000 GiftsA San Francisco restaurant successfully collected more than 10,000 toys Wednesday in a Christmas Eve toy drive intended to bring toys to the city’s neediest children.