Non-Profits

Wells Fargo Grants $100K for Fresno Food Commons

Wells Fargo has awarded Fresno Metro Ministry a $100,000 grant to help start an enterprise that delivers locally grown food to Fresno residents.

Fresno mural stamp to be unveiled June 7

Artist FranCisco Vargas' large mural stamp is displayed on the Pacific Publishing building in downtown Fresno.The country's largest painted mural stamp will be unveiled in downtown Fresno June 7, highlighting some  of the Valley's most iconic places and figures.

Visalia children's museum to break ground

Construction is expected to begin this summer on the new ImagineU Interactive Children's Museum that will be the highlight of downtown Visalia's eastward expansion when completed next year.

Group gets OK for Fresno welcome sign

The Fresno Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Fresno class announced the culmination of its months-long effort to get approval from Caltrans to install a welcome sign at the entrance of the city.

Valley housing groups gets counseling grants

Three organizations in Fresno and Visalia were among 19 California agencies awarded grants by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to help families and individuals in California with their housing needs.

Organizations get $24K from Fresno State program

Three community organizations will receive $8,000 each as part of the Humanics Students4Giving Philanthropy Project at Fresno State.

First 5 announces child-friendly businesses

First 5 Fresno County announced the recipients of its Child-Friendly Business Awards to honor companies that support their parent employees.

Comcast plans school cleanup

Saturday is cleanup day for Fremont Elementary School, thanks to local Comcast employees and their families.

Fresno Regional Foundation to award $162,546 in grants

The Fresno Regional Foundation will award $162,546 in grants to support 12 arts and culture organizations serving the San Joaquin Valley.

Bowl for Kids' Sake raises $85K

Big Brothers and Sisters reports that the 27th annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake held March 8-22 at area bowling allies was a big success, raising $85,000 for its Central Valley mentoring program.