The New Thing for California Politicians? Sweet Charity

The California Legislature’s Latino Caucus recently circulated a memo offering a potential perk for members: A trip to Cuba to learn about “culture, history and possibly government structure and policy making.” The caucus’ nonprofit foundation, the memo said, ...
Photo of the 2019 Home of Hope

Check Out the Home of Hope. It Is Now Open.

Granville Homes, in conjunction with nine local nonprofits and local dignitaries, will unveil the 14th annual Granville Home of Hope at 9 a.m. on Saturday. The Granville Home of Hope has raised more than $5....

Should Google or Your Taxes Help Pay for Local News?

Whose job it is to revive local journalism in California? Our state’s elites have a clear, if dubious answer: themselves. Opinion Joe Mathews Philanthropists and foundations have invested in news nonprofits, like the Voice of San Diego. An...

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 ...

The 13th Annual Granville Home of Hope is Now Open

How would you like to move into a sparkling new 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath home in Granville's newest gated community at Copper River Ranch? And help raise $600,000 to be shared among nine local community groups? The Granville Home of Hope partners with local o...