Thank You to Our 2014 Adopt a Family Donors

December 22, 2014
At Brighter Beginnings, we work with families in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties who need help. Often, those needs are felt most acutely during the Holiday Season, when society celebrates gift-giving, and kids aren’t shy about asking for presents. For more »

Playing Together ’14 Recap: Celebrating 30 Years of Service

October 8, 2014
This year’s fundraiser received an unprecedented amount of support. From selling out nearly a week before the event to raising a record $75,000, our 7th Annual Playing Together for a Brighter Beginning event exceeded expectations and we couldn’t have done more »

Playing Together for a Brighter Beginning – 9/27/14

October 8, 2014
7th Annual Tennis/Golf Tournament & Dinner Fundraiser  Supporting Brighter Beginnings, a Non-Profit Dedicated To Helping Vulnerable Parents Raise Healthy Children When & Where Saturday, September 27th 2014 Moraga Country Club 1600 St Andrews Drive | Moraga The Details This fantastic more »

Playing Together ’14: Announcing our Auction Items!

September 16, 2014
Auction Item Preview Persian Extravaganza (Value: $1500) Enjoy a Persian Dinner with wine for 6-8 friends in the home of Terri and Hamidreza Khonsari. Terri serves as Founder and Executive Director of Families Without Borders and Hamid practices as a physician more »

Announcing Our Sponsors: Playing Together ’14

September 3, 2014
As we approach our biggest event of the past 30 years, we are thrilled to announce this year’s event sponsors! Presenting Sponsors: John Glass & Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services Caleb Gordon, Craig Terashima & Charles Schwab Walnut more »

RotaCare Volunteer Appreciation – 6/5/14

August 12, 2014
Can you believe it – that our RotaCare Medical Clinic at Brighter Beginning’s Richmond Macdonald Center has been open for one year already? When & Where Thursday, June 5th, 2014 | 5.30 – 7.30 pm Brighter Beginnings Richmond Macdonald Center more »

Project Runway Antioch – 5/10/14

August 12, 2014
A Charity Fashion Show Honoring Mary Rocha’s Career in Community Service & Brighter Beginnings’ 30th Anniversary Check out a recap of the event here. You can find a full photoset available on our Facebook page - click here to view all more »

Making Change Make Money – 4/2/14

August 12, 2014
How a Nonprofit, For-Profit, and Bank Marry Financial Sustainability and Social Mission Registration for this event is closed. What Is This Event? A collaboration between Brighter Beginnings, One PacificCoast Bank, Gelfand Partners, and the Association for Strategic Planning (Northern California more »

Project Runway Antioch 2014: a Recap

May 20, 2014
Thank you for joining us at 2014′s Project Runway Antioch! We had almost 250 people in attendance, great support from our sponsors, fantastic turnout from local leaders, and of course, an amazing runway performance. Full photoset available on our Facebook more »

Teen Success Facilitator of the Year –Tara Killian, MSW

April 2, 2014
Tara Riddle Killian, MSW, Brighter Beginnings’ Senior Community Engagement Coordinator, was recently honored as the Bay Area’s Facilitator of the Year by Teen Success Inc. (TSI).   TSI is a key ingredient of Brighter Beginning’s Teen Family Services program to strengthen more »

« Page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 »