Great Futures Start at Boys & Girls Clubs of Fresno County

"Great Future's Start Here" is the slogan Boys & Girls Clubs of America uses to inspire youth to work hard to achieve their dreams and overcome challenges. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Fresno County promote that message at each of its 19 clubs, which a...

Fresno State Cupboard Feeds Student Success

Many Fresno State students struggle to afford food at some point during their college experience while also juggling the cost of books, tuition, and other living expenses. The university's student cupboard w...

Halo Cafe Feeds Pets in Need and Nourishes Family Bonds

"No one should have to choose between feeding their pets...or feeding themselves." That's the mission statement behind Halo Cafe, a unique food pantry concept. Jennifer Quinn-Yovino formed the nonprofit to help struggling individuals and families feed th...

Wings Advocacy Helps Lift Homeless Families Into a Better Life

For families who have endured the struggle of homelessness, the opportunity to be housed again presents its own set of challenges. Among them: furnishing their living space with necessities like a bedding, lamps, plates, and utensils to name just a few item...

Tree Fresno Throws Shade. But in a Very Good Way.

What's better than sitting underneath the shade of a tree on a hot Fresno day? Not much! "A life without green space is a life that is not going to be satisfying." — Lee Ayres, Tree Fresno CEO Tree Fre...

Her Reading Heart Inspires Students Across Fresno

Danay Ferguson founded Reading Heart when she was just 8 years old, making her the youngest registered entrepreneur in Fresno County history, according to the nonprofit's website. "It first started out with my love of reading," Danay said, "and I wanted to ...