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  • Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
  • Santa Clara County has a remarkable network of volunteers who work with the children under the protection of the court.
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  • One woman in Santa Clara has dedicated herself to feeding the hungry for nearly two decades.
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  • ABC7 salutes Canine Companions for Independence
  • ABC7 salutes a Santa Rosa organization that matches up dogs with people with disabilities, wounded veterans, and many more.
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  • For the past three years, a local teenager has been committed to helping people from different parts of Africa.
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  • The Sonoma County Songbird Hospital handles feathered emergencies.
  • There is a songbird hospital in the North Bay to handle feathered emergencies. It is run entirely by volunteers.
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  • Jill Wakeman
  • A woman who was part of the civil rights movement nearly 50 years ago gets a unique birthday gift.
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  • A campaign is underway to award the nation's highest medal for valor to a Marine with Bay Area roots.
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  • Zvezdelina Stankova
  • Mills College professor Zvezdelina Stankova, Ph.D., has won the nation's highest award for teaching math.
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  • ABC7 salutes Dr. Aldon Hilton for offering free dental work for those in need.
  • For six years, a South Bay dentist has been transforming the smiles of people without dental insurance.
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  • Civil Rights Movement
  • For 10 years, A Bay Area history teacher has led thousands of students down the "path of pioneers."
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  • The special ways the Berkeley Food and Housing Project has helped the community.
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  • Olga Murray
  • ABC7 salutes the tireless efforts of a woman who has become known as the "Mother Teresa" of Nepal.
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  • Two siblings are making a lasting impact on students in the East Bay.
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  • Rancho Las Positas School
  • These East Bay youngsters have met the challenge of becoming the fittest kids in the state.
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  • Bay Area-based group Seacology is helping preserve the islands of the world.
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  • Valley Churches United
  • ABC7 salutes a woman who has dedicated her life to helping others.
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  • Green Hairstreak butterfly
  • Neighborhood gardening effort to help bring back an endangered butterfly.
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  • Lemons
  • The 'lemon lady' is making a difference in the lives of the needy.
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  • Margie Lowe, Adult Day Health Care Center V.A. San Jose
  • There are volunteers and there are volunteers with a capital "V."
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  • Margie Lowe, Adult Day Health Care Center V.A. San Jose
  • There are volunteers and there are volunteers with a capital "V."
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