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Volunteer

This is a dedicated page for community service and volunteerism local to Richmond, CA.

Volunteers sought for California Coastal Cleanup events

Volunteers sought for California Coastal Cleanup events

The annual California Coastal Cleanup is this Saturday and volunteers are encouraged to join one of several in the Richmond area. For the 27th year, Supervisor John Gioia is sponsoring the Richmond Marina shoreline cleanup...
Salute's to donate 100-percent of Friday sales to assist fire victims

Richmond restaurant owner delivers check for hurricane relief

Today, Menbere Aklilu, owner of the Salute E Vita restaurant in Marina Bay, presented a check to Richmond Mayor Tom Butt for $13,298.71 at Richmond City Hall. That check will be delivered to the American...

Richmond Sea Scouts recruiting new members, holding fundraiser

The Richmond Sea Scouts program for ages 13 to 18 is recruiting new members. The local program is also holding an all-you-can-eat Spaghetti dinner fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 9, for just $15 per person...
Salute's seeks donations, volunteers for Thanksgiving Day feast

Salute to donate Friday sales to Hurricane Harvey relief

Menbere Aklilu, an Ethiopian immigrant, domestic violence survivor and the charitable owner of Richmond’s Salute E Vita Ristorante, has announced that all sales at her restaurant on Friday, Sept. 8 will be donated to...
Richmond Trees recognized for caring for city's urban forest

Richmond Trees recognized for caring for city’s urban forest

The volunteer-run group that has been greening the city of Richmond one tree at a time since 2011 was recently recognized for its efforts by the California Urban Forests Council. Lee Micheaux and the nonprofit...
'That's My Dog' raising funds to feed Hurricane Harvey survivors

‘That’s My Dog’ raising funds to feed Hurricane Harvey survivors

The Muccular family, owners of the Richmond-born, often charitable "That's My Dog" food business, recently moved to Katy, Tex., just west of Houston, in order to expand their business. On Wednesday, they sent the...
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Little Caesars ‘Love Kitchen’ parks in Richmond

The Little Caesars Love Kitchen parked in front of the Bay Area Rescue Mission at 200 Macdonald Ave. in Richmond on Wednesday. In its third visit to the Richmond shelter and resources center, the big-rig...
Salute's to donate 100-percent of Friday sales to assist fire victims

Richmond author to donate book sales from event to local charities

Richmond author Christine Volker is set to discuss her debut mystery novel, Venetian Blood: Murder in a Sensuous City, at Salute e Vita Ristorante in the Marina Bay neighborhood on Sunday, Sept. 10 --...
Little Caesers Love Kitchen to park in Richmond on Wednesday, Aug. 30

Little Caesers Love Kitchen to park in Richmond on Wednesday, Aug. 30

The Little Caesers Love Kitchen is set to return to Richmond for a third time in order to cook up and serve pizzas to needy families. The big-rig equipped with a pizza kitchen is set...
Volunteers beautify Nichol Park ahead of Soulful Softball Sunday

Volunteers beautify Nichol Park ahead of Soulful Softball Sunday

The softball field, bleachers and other structures at Nichol Park have received a volunteer-led renovation in recent days courtesy of the group that is set to hold another highly-anticipated Soulful Softball Sunday event on...

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Richmond community encouraged to 'fill a bag, feed a family' by Dec. 18

Richmond community encouraged to ‘fill a bag, feed a family’ by Dec. 18

Community members are encouraged to "fill a bag, feed a family" as part of the 2nd Annual Holiday Food Drive benefiting the Iron Triangle-based...
Richmond man shot by BART police recovering

Richmond man shot by BART police recovering

The man who was shot by BART police near Richmond station last week has been identified as 21-year-old Jeremiah Witherspoon, who is recovering from...
Mayor recounts Hotel Mac's role in 'Annual Turkey Shoot'

Mayor recounts Hotel Mac’s role in ‘Annual Turkey Shoot’

Organizers of the Point Richmond Annual Turkey Shoot appear compelled to remind people that "no turkeys are harmed during this event." Recently, Mayor Tom Butt...