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Clark County arts need leadership, partnerships

October 15, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

There’s never been a shake-up of the arts, all across America, like this year’s double-whammy of a global pandemic and a nationwide protest movement against institutional racism. Read story

Stearns ‘right person at right time’ to lead Pink Lemonade Project in pandemic

October 6, 2020, 6:03am Breast Cancer

Susan Stearns took the helm at Pink Lemonade Project on March 2, just as the world was starting to fall apart. For the past six months, she’s navigated the Vancouver-based… Read story

Meals on Wheels People seeks 500 volunteer chatters

October 20, 2020, 6:02am Clark County News

Meals on Wheels People seeks 500 volunteers to make calls to local homebound seniors on Thanksgiving as part of the nonprofit's Friendly Chats program. Read story

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust details summer grant winners

October 20, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The Vancouver-based M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust released its Summer 2020 Grants Report, which outlines $12.2 million in charitable giving around the Pacific Northwest including 22 grants totaling $4.7 million in Washington. Read story

Free Clinic of Southwest Washington gets $50K to aid pandemic work

September 29, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Health

The Free Clinic of Southwest Washington has received a $50,000 grant to help it adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read story

Land in east Vancouver earmarked for Evergreen Habitat for Humanity homes

September 29, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

Evergreen Habitat for Humanity announced Thursday it has purchased 1.39 acres of land at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on which to build nine homes for low-income families. Read story

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center service to give comfort in wake of child deaths

September 26, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Health

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center chaplains will host a Service of Remembrance on Oct. 10 to comfort local families grieving the loss of a child. Read story

Give More 24! sets new record for fundraising

September 26, 2020, 6:00am Clark County News

The final tally after Thursday's midnight-to-midnight giving marathon, Give More 24!, was $2,891,280. A total of 6,618 individual donors contributed to 225 regional nonprofits. Read story

. Oletha Wade Matthews shows her support during a speech calling for justice for Breonna Taylor before a car rally in Vancouver on Thursday, Sept.

Vancouver car rally honors Breonna Taylor

. Oletha Wade Matthews shows her support during a speech calling for justice for Breonna Taylor before a car rally in Vancouver on Thursday, Sept.

September 24, 2020, 7:36pm Clark County News

Around 20 vehicles gathered near the old Bethesda Church in Vancouver on Thursday evening to call for justice for Breonna Taylor. Read story

The Friends of Trees Garry Oak mascot films a live Facebook video to kick off Give More 24 at Esther Short Park in Vancouver on Sept. 24, 2020.

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The Friends of Trees Garry Oak mascot films a live Facebook video to kick off Give More 24 at Esther Short Park in Vancouver on Sept. 24, 2020.

September 24, 2020, 2:05pm Clark County News

In 17 hours, Give More 24! blew past its goal of raising $2 million for Southwest Washington charities in a single day. The event raised a total of $2.89 million.  Read story