To donate to Share the Spirit, mail check to: Share the Spirit, PO Box 5498, Walnut Creek, CA 94596 — or donate online here.
The Volunteer Center co-sponsors the Share the Spirit Fund with the Bay Area News Group East Bay which includes our long-standing partner the Contra Costa Times, and the Oakland Tribune, Alameda Times Star, The Argus (Fremont) and Daily Review (Hayward). Newspaper readers contribute to the campaign, which benefits nonprofit organizations in Contra Costa and Alameda Counties. Proceeds from the fund support children, adults and families in need during the holidays.
Pittsburg preschool levels the playing field for needy parents
First Baptist Head Start prepare youngsters in 389 low-income families for kindergarten by teaching literacy as well as the social skills they'll need to succeed in school.
Share the Spirit: Hope 4 the Heart in Hayward provides food for thousands of Alameda, Contra Costa counties families
How an alleged cavity search is threatening India-US relations
An Indian diplomat said U.S. authorities subjected her to a strip search and cavity search when she was arrested on visa charges in New York City, sparking outrage in India. Full Story
(AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)
Kourtney Kardashian single again?
Rep denies magazine report that Scott Disick has moved out of Kardashian family home.