Skip to main content

Giving Back

Last Updated: Mar 23, 2017 11:00AM • Subscribe via RSSATOM

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

April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month

Mar 23, 2017 ● By Kendra Kaiserman

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

Feb 22, 2017 ● By Kendra Kaiserman

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

Jan 25, 2017 ● By Kendra Kaiserman

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

Dec 26, 2016 ● By Jordan Venema

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

Dec 14, 2016 ● By Kendra Kaiserman

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

Nov 23, 2016 ● By Ben Ralph

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

Oct 24, 2016 ● By Ben Ralph

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

Sep 23, 2016 ● By Jordan Venema

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

Aug 26, 2016 ● By Jordan Venema

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.

A World Perspective with Lanna Coffee

Jul 26, 2016 ● By Jordan Venema

The word translates to “land of a thousand rice fields,” but “Lanna” has come to mean hope for many Thai families.
  • West Coast Mennonite Relief Sale Quilt Show

    01/16/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Preview the quilts available for auction at the annual West coast Mennonite Relief Auction to be ...


  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    01/16/2018
    02:00PM — 07:30PM

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


  • Meditation

    01/16/2018
    06:30PM — 07:05PM

    Meditation every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for 35 minutes. All are welcome to attend from beginners to...


  • Kino Hana, Cardio-Hula

    01/16/2018
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

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


  • West Coast Mennonite Relief Sale Quilt Show

    01/19/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Preview the quilts available for auction at the annual West coast Mennonite Relief Auction to be ...


  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    01/19/2018
    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

    01/19/2018
    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

    01/21/2018
    02:00PM — 07:30PM

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


Check out our sister publication, Enjoy Magazine: Northern California Living