German Consulate Kicks Off American Red Cross Event

On December 2nd, Consul General Peter Rothen and Mrs. Gerlind Rothen welcomed close to 100 members of the Bay Area’s international philanthropic community to an invitation-only cocktail reception and concert in anticipation of the annual “Paint the Town Red Gala” Read More

Spinsters of San Francisco’s 80th Anniversary

2009 will commemorate Spinsters of San Francisco's 80th year as San Francisco’s oldest and finest women’s philanthropic group. The official celebration took place on December 5, 2009 from 7:00 P.M.-11:00 P.M. at the historic James Leary Flood Mansion Read More


Bay Area Rain is Tahoe Skiers Delight

If you happened to be in the Bay Area over the weekend, you probably noticed some pretty significant precipitation pounding down on you. While it may have ruined your weekend picnic in the park, the rain you experienced translated into a very welcome thick blanket of fresh snow for Tahoe resort operators, skiers, and snowboarders. Read More

The Golden State Goes Green

Always one step ahead of the rest when it comes to trends, a new report suggests that green businesses in California have grown 45 percent from 1995 to 2008. Read More