Non-Profits

Recycling event to benefit breast cancer project

Old electronic products will help the fight against cancer as Central California Legal Services holds a free recycling event to benefit Susan G. Komen Central Valley.

Star olive oil going pink for breast cancer awareness

Fresno-based Star Fine Foods, maker of Star Extra Virgin Olive Oil and other products, is donating $25,000 to Susan G. Komen as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Charity report ranks states, cities on generosity

(AP) — Even as the income gap widens, the wealthiest Americans are giving a smaller share of their income to charity, while poor and middle-income people are donating a larger share, according to an extensive analysis of IRS data conducted by the Chronicle of Philanthropy.

FLYP announces award winners

Fresno's Leading Young Professionals will honor five influential community members and businesses during its annual awards banquet being held Nov. 14.

PINC seeks applicants for '15 beneficiary

Fresno's Philanthropy Inspired by the Needs of our Community (PINC), a nonprofit founded in 2008 to support other local nonprofits, is looking for an organization to support for 2015.

Wells Fargo local grants total $120K

The Fresno Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and SCORE will both receive $50,000 as part of Wells Fargo's 2014 Economic Opportunities Grant.

Fresno Vallarta location top spot for donations

A Fresno Vallarta Supermarkets location raised the most money for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals during the Southern California-based chain's recent four-week donation drive.

Fresno Regional Foundation hires new CEO

Hugh RalstonThe Fresno Regional Foundation has hired a new CEO to replace Dan DeSantis, who departed in June after nine years at the helm of one of the Valley's largest community benefit organizations.

Feeding Families food drive raises $51K

From right to left: Ray Appleton with Community Food Bank CEO Andy SouzaA fundraiser hosted by KMJ 580, KMPH Fox 26 and local agriculture company Gar Tootelian Inc. yesterday helped raise $51,000 for Fresno's Community Food Bank.

KMJ hosts Feeding Families Food Drive today

Radio station KMJ (AM 580 and FM 105.9) is teaming up with a couple of partners for the Feeding Families Food Drive today in Fresno.