COVID Holiday: San Jose's Sacred Heart Keeps Christmas Toy Drive Alive Despite SetbacksSacred Heart Community Service launched its annual toy drive on Monday, but in 2020, just like nearly everything else, this holiday giving event looks very different, and the needs are much greater.
Bay Area Law Enforcement Agencies Carry On Holiday Toy Drives Despite COVID Pandemic RestrictionsAcross the Bay Area those who organize yearly toy drives are finding creative ways to get the job done despite coronavirus pandemic restrictions.
Metallica Hosting First Pay-Per-View Concert for CharityBay Area metal legends Metallica announced an acoustic livestream concert Tuesday to raise money for its nonprofit foundation.
Sunnyvale Charity Hands Out Backpacks With School Supplies To Needy ChildrenWhile most kids will be learning remotely when they go back to school, some children in need are still lacking essential supplies.
Peninsula Charity Gives Storybooks, Much More To Ugandan VillagesA Peninsula woman known as "Mama Becky" is doing more than she imagined possible serving poor villages in Uganda for the last 13 years.
Better Together: Join a Virtual Fun Run to Help Adults With Developmental DisabilitiesAn East Bay non-profit organization is raising money to help adults with developmental disabilities with a socially-distanced, virtual fun run.
San Francisco's 'Honey Bear' Artist Raises Over $100,000 For COVID-19 CharitiesImages of 'Honey Bears' wearing masks have popped up all around San Francisco on boarded up shops since the shelter-in-place order took effect. Now, a local artist is using his work and instant stardom of his ‘Honey Bears’ to help others in a big way.
Bloomingdale's Opens Flagship Store In San Jose's Westfield Valley FairBloomingdale's opened a three-story flagship store in San Jose's Westfield Valley Fair Mall as an anchor to the Silicon Valley shopping center's billion dollar expansion.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Puts 2 NBA Finals Game 6 Tickets Up For Charity AuctionOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has taken two tickets to watch Thursday's NBA Finals Game 6 from the city of Oakland's suite at Oracle Arena and put them up for auction to raise money for the Alameda County Community Food Bank.
Oakland Mayor Donates Game 4 NBA Finals Ticket For Charity AuctionWarriors fans looking to score a ticket to what could be the final Golden State Warriors game at Oracle Arena ever while supporting a good cause can bid on a seat donated to a charity by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf.
Gov. Newsom and Massachusetts Gov. Baker Make Super Bowl Bets for CharityCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom and Massachusetts governor Charlie Baker are placing a friendly wager on the outcome of the Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams.
Oakland Church Opens Its Doors To The HomelessOakland resident Robert Allums has been homeless for more than a year, living out of his pick-up truck. He’s become accustomed to moving place to place, always on the hunt for somewhere to park and sleep for the night.
Alameda County Sheriff's Department Spearheads Holiday Bicycle Drive For Camp Fire KidsWith Christmas just around the corner, the Alameda County Sheriff's Department has organized a special delivery for the families and children of Paradise who no longer have homes.
A Day Of Giving And Community Across The Bay AreaFrom San Jose to Santa Rosa, churches and community groups opened their doors and provided a Thanksgiving meal for the less fortunate.
2nd Annual UNICEF Gala Gets Underway In San FranciscoUNICEF's Emily Brouwer talks to BAF host Michelle Griego about the second annual UNICEF Gala happening at The Four Seasons, San Francisco.