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

Blind Babies, A Program of Junior Blind of America

Jun 24, 2016 ● By Jordan Venema

Sight is so essential to our development and daily lives that we can hardly communicate without referring to vision – to see is to believe, love at first sight, looking for trouble ...

Young Men's Initiative

May 27, 2016 ● By Ronda Alvey

Eddie Valero knows he had the kind of educational opportunities that very few students will ever get – especially those growing up in smaller, more rural towns like Cutler and Orosi.

CASA of Tulare County

Apr 27, 2016 ● By Ronda Alvey

Not all superheroes wear capes. This is actually common knowledge. Why, within the world of “masked heroes,” not even all of them wear masks.

AAUW—Supporting the Education of Girls and Women

Mar 24, 2016 ● By Ronda Alvey

When Cyndy McBee and her husband moved from Colorado to Visalia two years ago, “I was looking for a place to plug in,” says the retired teacher.

Making an Impact With Laugh for Life Benefit

Feb 26, 2016 ● By Ronda Alvey

The Care Pregnancy Resource Center’s 17th annual Laugh for Life Event promises to be, as the name suggests, a night full of both laughter and life.

Reaching Out To Help One Woman

Jan 27, 2016 ● By Ronda Alvey

Don’t be fooled by its name, because the nonprofit Helping One Woman is doing much more than helping just one woman.

A Wish Your Heart Makes Brings Fairytales (and More) to Life

Nov 23, 2015 ● By Brandi Barnett

“What little girl doesn’t want to become a real princess?” asks Kathee Brown, owner of A Wish Your Heart Makes.

Here's to Men's Health in Movember

Oct 27, 2015 ● By Brandi Barnett

In 2003, two Australian mates were chatting over beers about the regrettably lost art of the moustache.

Porterville Water Challenge

Jun 25, 2015 ● By Brandi Barnett

The drought has officially captured people’s attention, and Gov. Jerry Brown has ordered a 25 percent reduction in water usage.
  • 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...


  • West Coast Mennonite Relief Sale Quilt Show

    01/22/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

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


  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    01/22/2018
    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

    01/22/2018
    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

    01/23/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

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


  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    01/23/2018
    02:00PM — 07:30PM

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


  • Meditation

    01/23/2018
    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

    01/23/2018
    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

    01/26/2018
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

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


  • Thirty-One Gifts Celebration Tour

    01/26/2018
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    -- A huge pink mobile shop will roll into Fresno for a two-day public event January 26 and 27 at ...


  • Hawaiian Hula (dance) classes

    01/26/2018
    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

    01/26/2018
    07:00PM — 08:00PM

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


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