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Chapter honors local philanthropists

Celebrate Community Partnership, a program coordinated through the Press Democrat will be presented with the 2011 Spirit of Philanthropy Award by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Wine Country Chapter. The 2011 National Philanthropy Day® Awards luncheon and ceremony will take place on Tuesday, November 8, 2011, at Wells Fargo Center for the Arts in honor of National Philanthropy Day® (NPD). More than 200 people are expected to attend the luncheon, which recognizes individuals and organizations for their contributions to countless… Read More »

Help victims of abuse

The YWCA seeks volunteers to help provide domestic violence services to families in Sonoma County. Assistance is need answering the hot line, going to court with clients or working with children in the agency’s Safe House, especially from those with Spanish language skills. A 40-hour training cycle begins Tuesday. To volunteer, call 303-8401.