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A story about a non-profit, business or community member that gives back to the community

Kentucky Derby Party Benefits Food Link of Tulare County

By Kendra Kaiserman, Apr 24, 2017, Categories: In Print, Community, Today, Giving Back

You don’t need to leave the state to participate in the Kentucky Derby.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month

By Kendra Kaiserman, Mar 23, 2017, Categories: In Print, Community, Giving Back

For the Tulare County Child Abuse Prevention Council, it’s about “creating healthy kids, healthy parents and healthy families as a whole,” says Ramona Chiapa, who became...

Assistance League Visalia Fills Kids' Needs

By Kendra Kaiserman, Feb 22, 2017, Categories: In Print, Community, Today, Giving Back

We all need a little help sometimes. Assistance League Visalia is a nonprofit doing just that.

Bringing Books to Children in Need, Courtesy of Danay Ferguson’s Reading Heart

By Kendra Kaiserman, Jan 25, 2017, Categories: In Print, Community, Giving Back

Ten-year-old Danay Ferguson is on a mission to give every child a free book to have as his or her own.

Able Advocates of Fresno Aids Families with Special Needs Children

By Jordan Venema, Dec 26, 2016, Categories: In Print, Today, Giving Back

Parents know. Besides the obvious connection that a mother shares with her child, parents just know when something isn’t right.

Making the World a Better Place with STEM

By Kendra Kaiserman, Dec 14, 2016, Categories: Community, Life+Leisure, Giving Back, Web Exclusives

During this time of year, many families are looking for ways to give back to their communities.

Family Services of Tulare County Provides a Helping Hand with the Santa Store

By Ben Ralph, Nov 23, 2016, Categories: In Print, Community, Today, Giving Back

Thanksgiving is behind us, and some gave thanks by giving back. Whether by donating time or food, Thanksgiving was an opportunity to be grateful for what has been given and to help those...

Food Pantries in the South Valley

By Ben Ralph, Oct 24, 2016, Categories: In Print, Community, Today, Giving Back

The holiday season is upon us, and since ‘tis the season for giving, there’s no better time to look into local opportunities for paying it forward.

Happy Trails Riding Academy Provides Horse Therapy for Riders with Disabilities

By Jordan Venema, Sep 23, 2016, Categories: In Print, Community, Today, Giving Back

If dog is man’s best friend, then what should we say about the relationship between man and horse, which is arguably the most significant bond a person can share with another creature...

City Without Orphans

By Jordan Venema, Aug 26, 2016, Categories: In Print, Community, Today, Giving Back

Children are our future, but as valuable as they are, they are also vulnerable, and none more so than the orphans, those children without an advocate.

  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    05/01/2017
    02:00PM — 07:30PM

    During our Hula classes, we respect the traditions of Hula and do our best to research the langua...


  • Central Valley CWA meeting

    05/01/2017
    06:00PM

    California Women for Agriculture's (CWA) Central Valley Chapter will hold its next meeting on Mon...


  • Kino Hana, Cardio-Hula

    05/01/2017
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

    ALOOOOHA!!!! Ready to shake up your fitness routine? Ready to shape up and tone your amazing bo...


  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    05/02/2017
    02:00PM — 07:30PM

    During our Hula classes, we respect the traditions of Hula and do our best to research the langua...


  • Kino Hana, Cardio-Hula

    05/02/2017
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

    ALOOOOHA!!!! Ready to shake up your fitness routine? Ready to shape up and tone your amazing bo...


  • ARTS VISALIA May Exhibition

    05/04/2017
    12:00PM — 05:30PM

    Arts Visalia presents an exhibition of "giganteum" proportions. The giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron...


  • Arts Visalia Art Classes for Children and Adults

    05/04/2017
    12:00PM — 05:30PM

    Register now for new 4-week courses beginning in May: Adventures in Drawing for 5 & 6 year olds ...


  • 2017 Art Hop

    05/04/2017
    05:00PM — 08:00PM

    ArtHop occurs every 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month. It’s one of the most active and successfu...


  • The Fresno High Flea: Hello May

    05/06/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Celebrate the End of our SUCCESSFUL 4th SEASON As always, Family friendly and Free to attend. ...


  • Mother Day, Ladies Luncheon

    05/06/2017
    11:30AM — 01:30PM

    Our annual Mothers Day Luncheon is open to all Women and young ladies (ages 9 and up). Open to al...


  • Premier Kentucky Derby Party

    05/06/2017
    12:00PM — 05:00PM

    Riata Ranch International is celebrating 60 years of their unique brand of empowerment! The Bo...


  • ARTS VISALIA Family Art Day

    05/06/2017
    12:00PM — 02:00PM

    Family Art Day is fun for the whole family. Discover the joy of artistic expression. Check out ...


  • ARTS VISALIA May Exhibition

    05/06/2017
    12:00PM — 05:30PM

    Arts Visalia presents an exhibition of "giganteum" proportions. The giant sequoia (Sequoiadendron...


  • Arts Visalia Art Classes for Children and Adults

    05/06/2017
    12:00PM — 05:30PM

    Register now for new 4-week courses beginning in May: Adventures in Drawing for 5 & 6 year olds ...


  • ARTS VISALIA Annual Orchid Sale

    05/06/2017
    12:00PM — 05:30PM

    Beginning May 6th, over 800 beautiful and colorful orchids will fill the gallery for our annual f...


  • Kentucky Derby Party

    05/06/2017
    01:00PM — 05:00PM

    The Kentucky Derby is more than just a horse race, it's the event of the year! View the Kentucky ...


  • Pure Imagination

    05/06/2017
    02:00PM

    Enjoy an evening of ‘Pure Imagination’ at Visalia’s LJ Williams Theater. VCIS brings skilled l...


  • Since their debut in 2001, GRAMMY®-nominated, multiple American Music Award and Dove Award winner...


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