Mayors’ Charity Ball at Blackhawk to benefit Orphan Relief, Apr 19

The Mayors’ Charity Ball will be held at the Blackhawk Museum in Danville, CA on April 19, 2008. This is a special evening of dining, dancing and fellowship to benefit the International Orphan Relief Fund, and to raise funds to help mentor and provide mobility and relief to these children by purchasing and delivering 120 […]

Hospice announces upcoming grief support classes

Hospice of the East Bay (formerly Hospice and Palliative Care of Contra Costa) is pleased to offer a variety of support groups and workshops for adults, children and teens experiencing grief after the death of a loved one. Classes are offered at Hospice’s administrative offices: 3470 Buskirk Avenue, Pleasant Hill and at 350 John Muir […]

CASA volunteer orientation, Nov 14

The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Contra Costa County willl hold an orientation seminar for potential Central County volunteers on Wednesday, November 14, 2007; 6:30 – 8:00 PM at CASA’s office located at 2020 N. Broadway Suite 204, in Walnut Creek. For 25 years, volunteers trained by CASA of Contra Costa County have advocated […]

How will the next election effect children and families?

The Contra Costa County Local Planning Council for Childcare and Development presents its 4th annual “Young Children’s Issues Forum” on Saturday, October 27 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Mt Diablo Universalist Church at 55 Eckley Lane in Walnut Creek. Admission is free. Topics will cover childcare and childcare wages, preschool, nutrition, and before- […]

Texas Hold ‘em and Blackjack for Children Skin Disease Foundation, Aug 23

The Building Owners and Managers Association of the East Bay will hold a Texas Hold em fundraiser on Aug 23 with proceeds going to the Childrens Skin Disease Foundation. The event will be held at the 1000 Broadway-Atrium area in Oakland from 5:30 to the last player standing. Entry Fees are $75 per player (advance […]