Junk Donations An Unnecessary Expense For Salvation ArmyThere's Black Friday and Cyber Monday but today's National Day of Giving or #GivingTuesday has struck a chord.
Wealth May Give Advantage To Organ-Transplant HopefulsYou can't buy hearts, kidneys or other organs but money can still help you get one. Wealthy people are more likely to get on multiple waiting lists and score a transplant, and less likely to die while waiting for one, a new study finds.
Drought Has Local Food Banks Preparing For Shortage Of Fresh ProduceOur drought could soon be drying up local food banks. . The Elk Grove and Sacramento food banks are feeling the ripple effects of the drought with less fresh produce available to feed hungry families.
Tax Tips: What You Need to Know About Write Offs And DonationsKnowing what you can legitimately deduct off your taxes and what receipts you didn’t need to hold on to after all, can help both you and your accountant avoid a lot of headaches.
Elk Grove Food Bank Stretched ThinFood supplies at Elk Grove’s Food Bank Services are flying off the shelves even faster these days.
Donations To Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign Down 21% In SacramentoThe Salvation Army reports donations it receives through its annual red kettle campaign are down in 2013.
Placer County's Reputation Of Generosity Contributing To Homeless ProblemPanhandling in Placer County has gotten so bad that sheriff’s deputies are asking people to stop giving.
How to Celebrate Christmas With a Tailgate Party in OaklandBe sure to pack a Raiders-themed stocking and wreath before heading to the Coliseum.
Woman Helps Collect Toys For Military Families In Memory Of Fallen SonA local military mom is granting Christmas wishes to hundreds of military families; and this year, the need is greater than ever.
Nearly $2M Donated To Colorado Shooting VictimsThe film studio that released the Batman film playing during the Colorado theater shooting is among the donors that have given a total of nearly $2 million to a fund set up for victims.
'Save Our Pools' Campaign Makes Final Push In SacramentoOn Monday, Save Mart and the City of Sacramento are hosting a final pledge drive for the “Save Our Pools" campaign.
Help For Tornado Victims In Missouri