Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Volunteer

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

$3M litter solution for Meeker's Slough

Cleanup of Meeker Slough in Marina Bay called true community effort

A community effort to address accumulated trash in Meeker Slough in Richmond's Marina Bay neighborhood began with a resident's complaint to Mayor Tom Butt. A Richmond resident had warned the mayor that "the situation in...
Students to hold Marina Bay clean-up effort on Cesar Chavez Day

Students to hold Marina Bay clean-up effort on Cesar Chavez Day

Students of Amethod Public Schools (AMPS), which operates charter schools in Richmond and Oakland, will join together on March 31 to conduct a clean-up effort in Marina Bay. The AMPS Marina Bay Youth Council is...

This Richmond mom has moved mountains to support charter schools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzIDxLEzMzk A Richmond mother of three is credited with helping launch two middle schools, vigorously advocating for inclusion of charter schools in the Richmond Promise scholarship program, and taking just two weeks to corral 220...

Chevron funds nation’s largest K-12 campus fab lab at Kennedy High in Richmond

A majority of the adults could not make heads or tails of the advanced technology featured at the brand new Richmond Fab Lab at Kennedy High, which had its grand opening on Tuesday. Thankfully, local...

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New Fire Station 70 dedicated to fallen firefighters

New Fire Station 70 dedicated to fallen firefighters

The deaths of two firefighters attempting to rescue two people from a burning San Pablo house on July 21, 2007 was called the worst...
Free Park Rx Day celebration set for JFK Park this Sunday

Annual Park Rx Day coming to JFK Park in Richmond

Health officials are prescribing a day at the park to community members this Saturday, aiming to promote the many health benefits of activities out...
Shipt to offer same-day home deliveries from Target, CVS, Safeway, Foods Co.

Target’s car seat trade-in event runs through May 4

Target's annual car seat trade-in event began Monday and runs through May 4 at most stores, including the one at 4500 Macdonald Ave. in...