Peres K-8 Principal Christy Titong Chen and Don Lau were guests at the Orinda Rotary Club on Wednesday, December 15th. Principal Chen was the speaker and provided an update on the Peres 3rd grade Reading Club funded by the Orinda and Richmond Clubs which will be in its 3rd year in 2023. Special thanks to Ken Jew who started the program and the Orinda Club for their continued support.Continue reading →
December 17, 2022
Started in 1989 by now retired Richmond Firefighter Rod Woods, the Richmond Fire and Police Toy and Food Giveaway was held December 17th at DeJean Middle School. The program served 500 Families. Richmond Rotary raised funds to provide bikes for the families.
Thanks to all of the donors and volunteers for making the season bright!Continue reading →
December 15, 2022
Brianni Peters, currently living in an RV at the Castro encampment, signed a lease today for a 2 BR apartment in San Pablo, thanks to Richmond Rotary’s Housing First program
Friday, December 9th
Thanks for your support!
Here are pictures from the annual Holiday Auction on Friday, December 9th.
Glo’s Independent Living, Richmond Rotarian Tiffany Powell, Ya-NEEMA Healing Circle & Supportive Services, and Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church are partnering to host dinner to our beloved unhoused community. Serving a traditional Thanksgiving meal prepared by Sister Chef Rashida Graves Ha’Shidas Mobile Kitchen and Catering! Along with dinner, there will be Community Resources onsite: free hair cuts, free showers, music, games, warm clothing, hygiene bags, and much more.
If you’d like to donate a coat, sweater, gloves, hats or scarves for men, women or children or a hygiene bag, reach out to Tiffany by email.Continue reading →