Central Valley · Fundraising

18th annual ‘Men Who Cook… and some who don’t’ set for April 29 at Fresno Art Museum

Valley residents will once again enjoy a spring evening with taste. The 18th Annual Men Who Cook and some who don’t, will be held at the Fresno Art Museum, on Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 6-9 p.m. Over 75 Chefs will be preparing sample size servings of their signature dish. Enjoy amazing art in the… Continue reading 18th annual ‘Men Who Cook… and some who don’t’ set for April 29 at Fresno Art Museum

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Bighorn hosts inaugural Kate Laver Tennis Invitational this Sunday

Bighorn, the Coachella Valley’s premier lifestyle and golf community, is hosting the inaugural Kate Laver Tennis Invitational, benefitting the Kate Laver Foundation, a nonprofit focused on assisting local special needs children and their families. The event will feature the hottest doubles team in men’s tennis, identical twins Mike and Bob Bryan, competing against brothers Murphy and Luke… Continue reading Bighorn hosts inaugural Kate Laver Tennis Invitational this Sunday

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Miracle Flights hosts ‘Swinging’ charity golf social in Las Vegas this May

Local nonprofit Miracle Flights will host its inaugural golf social, Swings for Wings, on Thursday, May 25, 2017, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at TopGolf Las Vegas. Presented by Bank of Nevada, the evening will raise funds for critically ill children in need of medical care far from home. Making Miracles Happen, One Flight… Continue reading Miracle Flights hosts ‘Swinging’ charity golf social in Las Vegas this May

Business · Central Valley · Fundraising

EYE-Q’s ‘Season of Giving’ lasts all year long

The Board of EYE-Q Vision Care has a somewhat unique stance when it comes to being a local business: serving your community should go beyond the products and services you provide. Every year, EYE-Q doctors and staff focus on giving back in ways that will directly impact the people that live in the Central Valley.… Continue reading EYE-Q’s ‘Season of Giving’ lasts all year long

Fundraising · Sports

Former Colorado football coach making a true impact off the field

Until this afternoon, my only recollection of Jon Embree was not exactly positive. It came during the 2012 football season, when the talent-deprived  University of Colorado team came to into Bulldog Stadium and was summarily crushed by Fresno State, 69-14. Embree was the Buffaloes head coach. To nobody’s surprise — except perhaps his own —… Continue reading Former Colorado football coach making a true impact off the field

Central Valley · Fundraising · Sports

American Heart Association Heart Walk set for Tesoro Viejo on October 22

Central Valley residents are invited to participate in the American Heart Association’s 2016 Central Valley Heart & Stroke Walk and Lawyers Have Heart Run. The 24th annual “Heart Walk” includes a 5K Run and 2 Mile Walk plus Kid’s Fun Run. The event is set for Saturday, October 22 at Tesoro Viejo, an upcoming master-planned… Continue reading American Heart Association Heart Walk set for Tesoro Viejo on October 22

California · Fundraising

Green building company raising funds for environmentally focused nonprofit

Cali Bamboo is teaming up with The Surfrider Foundation to launch a massive Conservation Campaign for the duration of 2016, in direct support of the green building manufacturer’s mission to “make a difference today for a more sustainable future tomorrow.” Cali Bamboo was founded on principles of environmental integrity, with a compelling passion to give… Continue reading Green building company raising funds for environmentally focused nonprofit