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

Discounted Oakland A's tix to support Richmond-based nonprofit

Discounted Oakland A’s tix to support Richmond-based nonprofit

Here's a great deal: Purchasing discounted field seats for the Oakland A's game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday, May 29, at 7:05 p.m. will help support a well-regarded local nonprofit. Girls Inc. of...
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North Richmond market mural takes shape

By Mike Kinney The mural at Rancho Market & Deli at 500 Market Ave. is coming along. The community banded together to clean up and beautify the exterior of the central North Richmond market, which is...

Accomplished, beloved Chevron manager bids farewell to Richmond

Almost everyone in town knows Andrea Bailey. Her smile is infectious, and she greets everyone with a warm hug. But the lasting impression Bailey has made over the last nine years in Richmond and North...

Party Richmond packs the Art Center for festive fundraising

By Zach Chouteau One of the city’s most vital venues was at its festive best on Saturday night, as hundreds of art lovers filled the Richmond Art Center (RAC) for an awards and fundraising shindig...
Volunteers sought to assist at San Pablo museums

Volunteers sought to assist at San Pablo museums

The San Pablo Historical Society is encouraging volunteers in the community to assist an all-volunteer staff keep the Alvarado Adobe, the Blume House and the Bunk House open to the public. "We can use volunteers...
Richmond church seeks donations to fix structural damages

Richmond church seeks donations to fix structural damages

By Mike Kinney A Richmond church is seeking donations after officials discovered cracks in the three ceiling beams that support the structure. St Luke's United Methodist Church at 3200 Barrett Ave. has been a place of...
Contra Costa Animal Services offering free adoptions

Contra Costa Animal Services offering free adoptions

Contra Costa Animal Services is offering free adoptions from April 5-7. "We need your help!" the agency posted on Facebook today. "Our two shelter locations are full to the brim and our animals are in...
Richmond Trees invites community to Feb. 11 tree planting

Richmond Trees invites community to Feb. 11 tree planting

Richmond Trees is inviting community volunteers to its next tree planting event on Sunday, Feb. 11. Volunteers are encouraged to meet at 9 a.m. at Burg Park, 2910 Clinton Ave. before heading out into...
Ribbon cut on Unity Park along Richmond Greenway

Corte de Cinta en el Parque Unity, parte del corredor Richmond Greenway

El parque Unity, un proyecto liderado por la comunidad que es parte del corredor Richmond Greenway, celebró el lunes una muy concurrida inauguración y corte de cinta. La gran inauguración del parque se llevó a...
Annual Contra Costa County homeless count needs volunteers

Annual Contra Costa County homeless count needs volunteers

Volunteers are being sought to help with the annual "point in time" count of the homeless population in Contra Costa County. Volunteers must go through training scheduled for Jan. 16. Those interested in attending should...

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Local girls and Chevron Richmond mentors team up to make ice cream

Here's one thing that will inspire anyone to want to be a scientist: learning to make ice cream. Eighteen members of Girls Inc. of West...
Richmond rapper celebrates birthday by holding school backpack drive

Richmond rapper celebrates birthday by holding school backpack drive

An emerging 13-year-old rap artist from Richmond decided to celebrate his birthday last weekend by giving back to his community. One5mani, known to his teachers...
Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

Programs from the Sandy Hook Promise initiative are coming to Contra Costa County middle and high schools aimed at preventing gun violence on school...