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  • A nearly 6,000-acre expanse of coastal land north of Santa Cruz has been preserved after a conservation group donated it to the public.
  • One of the longest private coastlines in California, which is just north of Santa Cruz, will now be in the public's hands.
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santa cruz, non-profit, south bay news
  • Tools
  • Someone stole tools from an apprenticeship program in the East Bay that helps train people trying to make a better living for themselves.
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contra costa county, pittsburg, crime, non-profit, jobs, construction, east bay news, lyanne melendez
  • Tools
  • A construction apprenticeship program in the East Bay is in desperate need of equipment after someone stole $7,000 in tools.
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contra costa county, pittsburg, crime, non-profit, jobs, construction, news
  • Project MUSO
  • With practical experience a Bay Area non-profit is making a huge impact in Africa, saving thousands of lives.
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africa, san francisco general hospital, non-profit, health, carolyn johnson
  • Project MUSO
  • With practical experience a Bay Area non-profit is making a huge impact in Africa, saving thousands of lives.
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africa, san francisco general hospital, non-profit, health
  • Steve Kushman at the California Historical Radio Society
  • Those trying to preserve the Bay Area's media history are looking for help -- an East Bay museum is in danger of being lost forever.
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alameda, berkeley, museums, fundraiser, non-profit, east bay news, wayne freedman
  • Steve Kushman at the California Historical Radio Society
  • Those trying to preserve the Bay Area's media history are looking for help -- an East Bay museum is in danger of being lost forever.
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alameda, berkeley, museums, fundraiser, non-profit, news
  • Charities see drop in donations after holiday season
  • The loss of unemployment benefits for millions of Americans means the need is going to be higher for non-profits already struggling.
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non-profit, contra costa county, solano county, news
  • On Christmas day, people eat free hot Christmas dinners at the Glide Memorial Methodist Church in San Francisco, Friday, Dec. 25, 2009. Glide expects to serve 5,000 turkey and ham meals today
  • Hundreds of volunteers are busy preparing meals for thousands of homeless and hungry guests at Glide Memorial Church in SF.
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tenderloin, charities, non-profit, san francisco news
  • Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco is collecting unwrapped toys and gift cards to help needy families during the holiday season.
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tenderloin, charities, non-profit, san francisco news
  • Volunteers at San Francisco's Glide are in the middle of a massive task -- handing out 5,000 grocery bags for the holidays.
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tenderloin, charities, non-profit, san francisco news
  • Santa Clara County homeless shelter
  • The first of the Bay Area shelters are now open for the season, just in time for a deep freeze headed to the region.
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freeze, santa clara county, san jose, homeless, charities, non-profit, accuweather
  • A non-profit called Snow School Incorporated has started a crowdfunding campaign to build an outdoor snow park in San Jose.
  • A non-profit called Snow School Incorporated has started a crowdfunding campaign to build an outdoor snow park in San Jose.
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san jose, non-profit, snow, fundraiser, highway 101, sierra, south bay news
  • Some of Silicon Valleys biggest companies are behind a big expansion of the Second Harvest Food Bank.
  • The Second Harvest Food Bank in San Jose is in need of turkey donations to help feed thousands of families on Thanksgiving.
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san jose, food, charities, holiday, non-profit, thanksgiving, south bay news
  • New numbers released Tuesday show that America's relief efforts are now being felt in the Philippines.
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evacuation, philippines, rain, storm, wind, fundraiser, charities, non-profit, accuweather
  • ABC7 News hosting fundraiser for typhoon victims
  • ABC7 and the Red Cross teamed up to help raise money for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
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evacuation, philippines, rain, storm, wind, fundraiser, charities, non-profit, accuweather
  • Batkid rescues damsel in distress
  • Batkid came to the rescue of a damsel that had been tied to the cable car tracks.
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SFPD, greg suhr, crime, children, charities, non-profit, news
  • Gotham police chief pleads for batkids help
  • Gotham City's police chief has put out the urgent call for Batkid to save the day.
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SFPD, greg suhr, crime, children, charities, non-profit, news
  • Typhoon Haiyan survivors finally start to see relief
  • Six days after Typhoon Haiyan devastated the region, U.S. military personnel and relief workers are on the ground to help victims.
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evacuation, philippines, rain, storm, wind, fundraiser, charities, non-profit, accuweather
  • Typhoon Haiyan aftermath.
  • Aide is starting to reach those who survived the Typhoon Haiyan but it is not enough.
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philippines, rain, storm, wind, evacuation, fundraiser, non-profit, news
  • Typhoon Haiyan aftermath.
  • Aide is starting to reach those who survived the Typhoon Haiyan but it is not enough.
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philippines, rain, storm, wind, evacuation, fundraiser, non-profit, local news, lyanne melendez
  • Boy holding sign for typhoon relief drive
  • Project Pearls held a relief drive in San Bruno Saturday to gather supplies for those affected by the typhoon in the Philippines.
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philippines, rain, storm, wind, evacuation, san bruno, fundraiser, non-profit, news
  • Boy holding sign for typhoon relief drive
  • Project PEARLS held a relief drive in San Bruno Saturday to gather supplies for those affected by the typhoon in the Philippines.
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philippines, rain, storm, wind, evacuation, san bruno, fundraiser, non-profit, local news
  • Sacred Heart Community Service holiday giveaway
  • Dozens of people waited in line for hours in front of Sacred Heart Community Service in hopes of making the holidays better.
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san jose, food, charities, holiday, non-profit, thanksgiving, south bay news, matt keller
  • Sacred Heart Community Service holiday giveaway
  • Dozens of people waited in line for hours in front of Sacred Heart Community Service in hopes of making the holidays better.
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san jose, food, charities, holiday, non-profit, thanksgiving, news
  • A new study by a local Bay Area non-profit research center reveals that people may inherit lung cancer from their ancestors.
  • A new study by a local Bay Area non-profit research center reveals that people may inherit lung cancer from their ancestors.
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study, cancer, non-profit, san carlos, assignment 7, cheryl jennings
  • New study shows lung cancer may be inherited
  • A new study by a local Bay Area non-profit research center reveals that people may inherit lung cancer from their ancestors.
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study, cancer, non-profit, san carlos, news
  • Cheryl Fiandaca, Vivienne Harr, Scott Cutler, and actor Sir Patrick Stewart
  • A Bay Area girl who's fighting to end child slavery one glass of lemonade at a time helped ring the opening bell for Twitter in NY.
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fairfax, non-profit, twitter, new york, stocks, IPO, children, north bay news, carolyn tyler
  • Cheryl Fiandaca, Vivienne Harr, Scott Cutler, and actor Sir Patrick Stewart
  • A Bay Area girl who's fighting to end child slavery one glass of lemonade at a time helped ring the opening bell for Twitter in NY.
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fairfax, non-profit, twitter, new york, stocks, IPO, children, news
  • Monument Crisis Center
  • Concord police are looking for thieves targeted a food bank that was getting ready to expand its service.
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concord, crime, charities, food, non-profit, news
  • Monument Crisis Center
  • Thieves stole about $18,000 worth of copper wire and tools at an unfinished building set to house a Concord community group.
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concord, crime, charities, food, non-profit, east bay news
  • Michael Broadhurst paints at Abilities United
  • Palo Alto's Abilities United is celebrating 50 years of helping people with disabilities thrive and regain their independence.
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palo alto, non-profit, disability, art, assignment 7, carolyn johnson
  • Michael Broadhurst paints at Abilities United
  • Palo Alto's Abilities United is celebrating 50 years of helping people with disabilities thrive and regain their independence.
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palo alto, non-profit, disability, art, news
  • San Francisco-based Acteva is coming under fire for collecting money for charities and then keeping the cash.
  • San Francisco-based Acteva is coming under fire for collecting money for charities and then keeping the cash.
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non-profit, charities, crime, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • San Francisco-based Acteva is coming under fire for collecting money for charities and then keeping the cash.
  • San Francisco-based Acteva is coming under fire for collecting money for charities and then keeping the cash.
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non-profit, charities, crime, 7 on your side
  • 31st Annual Macys Glamorama Fashion Show
  • Macy's annual Glamorama Fashion Show is a huge boost for non-profits that help with the prevention and treatment of HIV and AIDS.
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fashion, charities, AIDS, HIV, non-profit, news
  • Horses in North Carolina form rare friendship
  • Two horses have forged a rare friendship, with volunteers calling them inseparable. One is blind and the other's become her guide.
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animal, animals in peril, non-profit, national/world
  • Horses in North Carolina form rare friendship
  • Two horses have forged a rare friendship, with volunteers calling them inseparable. One is blind and the other?s become her guide.
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animal, animals in peril, non-profit, news
  • Prison donates cellphones to San Jose womens shelter
  • ABC7 News has an exclusive look at how a state prison is helping a San Jose women's shelter that's in desperate need of funding.
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san jose, non-profit, prison, cellphone, domestic violence, news
  • Prison donates cellphones to San Jose womens shelter
  • ABC7 News has an exclusive look at how a state prison is helping a San Jose women's shelter that's in desperate need of funding.
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san jose, non-profit, prison, cellphone, domestic violence, south bay news, matt keller
  • Hundreds of volunteers gathered in San Francisco Wednesday to help the city's homeless population.
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homeless, food, volunteerism, charities, non-profit, ed lee, san francisco news
  • Youth UpRising along with the Oakland Police Department are holding a second annual anonymous gun buyback event Saturday.
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oakland, OPD, non-profit, guns, violence, crime, east bay news
  • A bed bug is displayed at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, Wednesday, March 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
  • The Goodwill is close to getting the all-clear from a bed bug scare that has shut down two Bay Area warehouses for nearly a week.
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burlingame, non-profit, animal, local news, wayne freedman
  • Children of fallen military heroes enjoy Six Flags
  • Military families that have lost loved ones while in the service spent the day at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Wednesday.
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vallejo, air force, army, marines, navy, coast guard, six flags, children, charities, non-profit, east bay news
  • Children of fallen military heroes enjoy Six Flags
  • Military families that have lost loved ones while in the service spent the day at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Wednesday, all thanks to the generosity of a local coffee company and a national non-profit. Military families that have lost loved ones while in the service spent the day at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Wednesday.
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vallejo, air force, army, marines, navy, coast guard, six flags, children, charities, non-profit, news
  • Bed bug
  • The Goodwill is close to getting the all-clear from a bed bug scare that has shut down two Bay Area warehouses for nearly a week.
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burlingame, non-profit, animal, news
  • A bed bug is displayed at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, Wednesday, March 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
  • Exterminators are investigating after bed bug scare at two Goodwill warehouses in the Bay Area.
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burlingame, non-profit, animal, local news, amy hollyfield
  • A bed bug is displayed at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington, Wednesday, March 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
  • Exterminators are investigating after bed bug scare at two Goodwill warehouses in the Bay Area.
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animal, non-profit, burlingame, news
  • Napa BottleRock festival
  • The company behind the BottleRock festival is being accused of handing out bad checks to a security company and a vendor.
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napa, napa county, charities, music, non-profit, restaurants, entertainment
  • Napa BottleRock festival
  • Hundreds of people who worked to make last month's BottleRock music festival in Napa a success are still waiting to get paid.
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napa, napa county, charities, music, non-profit, restaurants, news