Charity

Johnny Lopez
May 24, 2020 - 5:59 am
A California man “married” his cat, Olivia Le Chat, in order to raise funds for Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles, the shelter where he first met his kitty,
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Shanna Fein donated her entire stimulus check to a local Union City school.
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Carrie Hodousek
May 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
When Shanna Fein heard she was going to receive a $1,200 stimulus check from the government, she knew exactly what she wanted to do with it.
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East Bay artist Rachel Sadd shifts to sewing, donating masks
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Melissa Culross
May 05, 2020 - 10:52 am
An East Bay artist is using her talents to get face masks to people who need them.
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Samaritan House volunteer, Rita
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Margie Shafer
April 13, 2020 - 4:26 pm
Elected officials rolled up their sleeves and spent time at Samaritan House on Pacific Boulevard in San Mateo, a charity leading the fight against poverty on the Peninsula and in the South Bay.
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Megan Goldsby
March 25, 2020 - 2:51 pm
A Bay Area doctor is encouraging people to get outside this weekend to exercise and help their community at the same time.
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Sacred Heart Charity Gets New Freezer Prior To Thanksgiving Rush
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Keith Menconi
November 05, 2019 - 4:47 pm
With the holiday season just around the corner, Bay Area charity groups are beginning to kick into high gear to get ready.
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U.S. President Barack Obama, right, listens to members of the Soweto Gospel Choir sing the National Anthem at the 16th Annual Nelson Mandela Lecture at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. In his highest-profile speech since leaving office, Obama urged people around the world to respect human rights and other values under threat in an address marking the 100th anniversary of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela's birth. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
July 18, 2018 - 2:29 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africans along with former U.S. President Barack Obama were marking the centennial of Nelson Mandela's birth on Wednesday with acts of charity in a country still struggling with deep economic inequality 24 years after the end of white minority rule. Obama was meeting with...
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Pink Deadpool (Photo credit: Omaze/20th Century Fox)
Ron Del Rosario
April 04, 2018 - 2:05 pm
"This is one fight where everyone can be a hero. No superpowers, capes or lame CG costumes needed..." - Deadpool/Ryan Reynolds
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