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Black & White Ball Raises $70k for South Bay Kids

Plus good news for the San Diego Zoo and Miracle Babies
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Charities and Nonprofits

Black & White Ball Raises $70k for South Bay Kids

Plus good news for the San Diego Zoo and Miracle Babies

The SoCal (Social Calendar!)

From black-tie galas to costumed 5Ks, these events will keep your social calendar full—and you feeling good

The Garners Gift $2 Million for Moores Cancer Center

Plus two school districts celebrate: SDUSD gets a boost for arts education and PUSD recognizes its superstars

The New Children’s Museum Commissions Interactive Art with NEA Grant

Plus Just in Time for Foster Youth’s special guest, the San Diego Rescue Mission gets a boost, and save the date for three upcoming events

Las Patronas Gives Big at its Annual Beneficiary Luncheon

Plus the Community Law Project and San Diego Center for Children benefit from additional grants

Padres Pedal the Cause Raises $2.9 million for Cancer Research

Plus good news from St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center, the local the ALS Association chapter, and Options for All

BBB Torch Awards for Ethics Recognizes Upstanding Local Companies and Kids

Plus San Diego County Credit Union donates toys to Rady Children's Hospital and Kids' Turn San Diego concludes a successful fundraising campaign

It's All About the Kids and the San Diego Center for Children Receive Grants for Important Programs

Plus the Chicano Federation is gearing up to celebrate 50 years

Coming Soon: Three Inspiring Charitable Events

Susan G. Komen San Diego’s More than Pink dinner, Options For All’s Taste of Our Community, and Believe in Yourself’s Valentine’s dress donations are all on the horizon

Just Like My Child Foundation Raises $140,000 to Empower Ugandan Girls

Plus good news for two organizations that help San Diego youth and a roundup of upcoming events

Giving Green (Space)

Philanthropist Patty Brutten is the brains behind the open-space finder GetOutsideSanDiego.org

Bodhi Tree Concerts Perform Musical Acts of Kindness

For the founders of the music-oriented nonprofit, philanthropy is a way of life

How to Throw a "Non-Gala Gala"

Monarch School was able to raise $1.1 million without serving dinner or holding an auction

The Academy of Our Lady of Peace Receives $2 Million from Darlene Shiley

Plus: Scholarships and grants for kids attending Camp Wamp, Alliant International University and more

The Center for Community Solutions Receives a Gift From the Mary Kay Foundation

Plus The New Children's Museum enjoys a successful gala; UC San Diego programs benefit from $1 million gift; and locals launch holiday campaigns for the homeless

An $83,000 Thanksgiving Gift to Rancho Bernardo

Plus a celebrity-led dance class for high school and refugee girls and a 5K brings in $62,000 for a pregnancy loss outreach group

The San Diego Center for Children is Gaining Ground with a 3-Acre Addition to its Campus

Plus Jewish Family Service of San Diego is awarded $10,000, and St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center Hosts a Successful Golf Tournament

Ronald McDonald House’s More Than a Meal Campaign Raises $1.5 Million

Plus the Business Hall of Fame’s four new members, the Bar Foundation raises money for legal aid, and a $350,000 boost for Miracle Babies

Classy Hits $1 Billion in Social Impact

Plus: San Diego Oasis wins for the kids, and the founder of Reading Legacies is honored as a 2018 L'Oreal Paris Woman of Worth

City Ballet Celebrates its 26th Anniversary

Plus good news for the San Diego Center for Children, the Monarch School, and foster kids around the region

Voices for Children Raises $1.5 Million for the Kids

Plus the San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy, LISC San Diego, Salk, and USO San Diego are making a difference in our community

Project Homeless Connect—East County Gets Welcome Funding

Plus good news for San Diego police and shelter pets

Volunteers of America Southwest Raises $115,000 for Homeless Veterans with Disabilities

Plus the California Center for the Arts, Escondido, New Children’s Museum, and the Burn Institute receive grants

8 Ways to Recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month in San Diego

Cycling, rowing and beer fundraisers, plus free mammograms and educational events

Ninth Annual Forte for Children Gala Brings in Over $448,000

Plus good news for the ovarian cancer community, the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank, and more

The San Diego Foundation Increases Access to Early Childhood Education with a $13.8 Million Mega-Gift

Plus Alliance Healthcare Foundation starts an innovation fund, Mission Fed and SD Humane Society "Clear the Shelters," and more

'Hamilton' Star Leslie Odom, Jr. Brings the House Down at The Salk Institute’s Symphony Gala

Plus Sharp HospiceCare’s annual regatta brings in $400,000, local foster kids get a back-to-school boost, and more

La Jolla Music Society Scores $360,000 for its Artistic and Education Outreach Programs

Plus: Seacrest Foundation, The San Diego Women’s Foundation, and San Diego Social Venture Partners celebrate funding good causes

Serving Seniors Serves Its Milestone 12-Millionth Meal

Plus a new program for kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder and a $2 million boost for The Salk Institute’s Conquering Cancer Initiative

Living Coast Discovery Center’s Farm to Bay Culinary Event Breaks a Fundraising Record

Plus Promises2Kids welcomes its largest class of Guardian Scholars ever and the Drive Out Hunger Golf Classic brings in $140,000
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