fundraisers

San Jose community briefs for the week of March 20

San Jose community briefs for the week of March 20

Wildlife Day cancelled Due to the Santa Clara County Public Health Department’s mandatory order to cancel mass gatherings, the Open Space Authority has decided to cancel all docent-led events for the
Los Gatans raise glasses, funds for worthy causes

Los Gatans raise glasses, funds for worthy causes

Julia Morgan was California’s first licensed female architect, best known for her work on Hearst Castle, celebrating its centennial this year. At 5 feet tall, Morgan was nothing short of amazing, and
Saratogans do good works, celebrate same

Saratogans do good works, celebrate same

Julia Morgan was California’s first licensed female architect, best known for her work on Hearst Castle, celebrating its centennial this year. At 5 feet tall, Morgan was nothing short of amazing, and
Campbell community briefs for the week of March 6

Campbell community briefs for the week of March 6

Acoustic Rimes Country music star LeAnn Rimes hits the Heritage Theatre stage March 13 in a concert that has her “Performing All the Hits and Favorites, Up Close and Acoustic.” The 8 p.m. show was
Community Comes Together to Replace Man's Life Savings

Community Comes Together to Replace Man's Life Savings

A West Virginia woman was shocked to hear that her grandfather lost his $6,500 in life savings, but she was even more shocked at the overwhelming support he got from people he did not even know to
Report: 20% of adults in the U.S. donated to crowdfunding campaigns to cover medical costs

Report: 20% of adults in the U.S. donated to crowdfunding campaigns to cover medical costs

Have you ever donated to someone’s GoFundMe campaign? Perhaps scrolled by a tweet or Facebook post asking people to donate to someone’s surgery or medication cost? According to a new survey from the
Singing with a star at Montalvo gala

Singing with a star at Montalvo gala

People would pay big bucks to sing along with an opera diva, and that’s just what they did Feb. 9 at Montalvo’s “One Enchanted Evening” gala, where Renee Fleming led a rousing sing-along to Rodgers

7-Year-Old Girl Raises More Than $3,300 for Police Dog

A seven-year-old girl from Pennsylvania raised more than $3,300 for a police dog by holding a fundraiser featuring live music and raffles on Saturday.
Elizabeth Warren Held Winery Fundraiser in 2018 with Perks for Big Donors

Elizabeth Warren Held Winery Fundraiser in 2018 with Perks for Big Donors

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) held a fundraiser at City Winery Boston in 2018, which included a souvenir wine bottle and "VIP experiences" for big donors, calling into question her recent critique of
‘Star Wars’ fundraiser gives new hope to young South Bay patients

‘Star Wars’ fundraiser gives new hope to young South Bay patients

Like the rebel alliance in “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” the Lucile Packard Foundation and the Ronald McDonald House have a mission to bring families together when they’re going through a dark
Democrat Candidates Spar over Closed-Door 'Wine Cave' Fundraisers

Democrat Candidates Spar over Closed-Door 'Wine Cave' Fundraisers

Multiple Democrats sparred over the use of closed-door, high-dollar "wine cave" fundraisers to make money at the sixth Democrat debate in Los Angeles, California, at Loyola Marymount University
San Jose community briefs for the week of Nov. 15

San Jose community briefs for the week of Nov. 15

Fashionable Bells The 65th annual Bellarmine fashion show fundraiser will take place Nov. 16 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The longstanding event, put on by the Bellarmine Mothers Guild, aims
Milpitas community briefs for the week of Nov. 8

Milpitas community briefs for the week of Nov. 8

Election discussion Attorney Gautam Dutti discuss election law Nov. 25 at the Milpitas Rotary Club’s lunch program. The talk runs noon-1:15 p.m. at Dave & Buster’s in the Great Mall. Touch A Life
Buckhead Bound: Trump and Pence Will Try to Kiss Up to Black Voters in Atlanta

Buckhead Bound: Trump and Pence Will Try to Kiss Up to Black Voters in Atlanta

Donald “I have a great relationship with the blacks” Trump will put that theory to the test this Friday when he heads down to downtown Atlanta to launch a new black voter initiative.Read more...
Cupertino community briefs for the week of Nov. 8

Cupertino community briefs for the week of Nov. 8

Bicentenary celebration The Baha’i community of Cupertino is hosting a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the Bab, forerunner and herald of the Baha’i faith. The free event, set for
Elizabeth Warren Refuses to Say if Her Vice President Would Attend Big-Money Fundraisers

Elizabeth Warren Refuses to Say if Her Vice President Would Attend Big-Money Fundraisers

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) refused to say on Wednesday if her running mate would refrain from attending big-money fundraisers.
Campbell community briefs for the week of Oct. 11

Campbell community briefs for the week of Oct. 11

Oktoberfest Fun Run Campbell’s Oktoberfest weekend starts with the 12th annual Oktoberfest Fun Run on Oct. 19. The family-friendly event features a 10K, 5K and 250-yard Kids’ Dash along the Los Gatos
Trump Campaign, RNC Raise $5 Million Following Impeachment Announcement

Trump Campaign, RNC Raise $5 Million Following Impeachment Announcement

President Trump's campaign announced on Wednesday that it – along with the Republican National Committee – raised $5 million in the 24 hours following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) formal
Hakone fundraiser dives into planned koi pond renovation

Hakone fundraiser dives into planned koi pond renovation

The theme of the fifth annual gala fundraiser at Hakone Estate and Gardens had multiple meetings. In Japanese, said executive director Shozo Kagoshima, “Go” means five. “In English, go means to move