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The Salvation Army in Vancouver serves about 16,000 people throughout Clark County. It's been around since 1890.

Salvation Army in Vancouver looks to replenish pantry

The Salvation Army in Vancouver serves about 16,000 people throughout Clark County. It's been around since 1890.

April 23, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

The Salvation Army’s Vancouver corps is holding a no-contact donation drive on Monday to replenish its food pantry, which is strained under increased need. Read story

Northwest Association for Blind Athletes offers virtual training

April 23, 2020, 6:04am Clark County Health

The Northwest Association for Blind Athletes nonprofit launched a virtual training program on Tuesday for teachers and educators. The collection of 30 videos on how to modify physical activities for blind or visually impaired individuals. Read story

Murdock Trust provides $4 million in COVID aid

April 23, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Health

The Vancouver-based M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust announced Wednesday its latest round of grants in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read story

King’s Way Christian Schools shares in Murdock Trust grants

April 21, 2020, 6:05am Clark County News

The Vancouver-based M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust announced last week it distributed $14.8 million in grants to Pacific Northwest charities this winter. This included 34 grants totaling $4.7 million for Washington nonprofits. Read story

Carol Anderson ordered cookies from Chandelier Bakery to be delivered to workers at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

Clark County restaurants feeding the fearless on the COVID-19 frontlines

Carol Anderson ordered cookies from Chandelier Bakery to be delivered to workers at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

April 17, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

It may seem absurd for restaurants to give away free food during a time when many are predicting their financial ruin. Nevertheless, some are feeding health care workers for free. Read story

Furry Friends is still offering cat adoptions by appointment only. Gracie is one of the cats currently up for adoption.

Clark County animal shelters embrace big pet projects

Furry Friends is still offering cat adoptions by appointment only. Gracie is one of the cats currently up for adoption.

April 16, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

While COVID-19 turns our world upside down, local pet rescue organizations are feeling the strain, too. Their animals still need food, veterinary care and stable, loving homes, while contributions are shrinking in response to economic uncertainty. Read story

Vancouver USA Pride cancels July events

April 14, 2020, 6:03am Clark County Life

Vancouver USA Pride canceled its popular Pride in the Park event slated for July 11 in Esther Short Park. Read story

CDM Caregiving Services receives COVID grant

April 11, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Health

MEADOW HOMES — Assisted living facility and nonprofit CDM Caregiving Services recently received a $40,000 grant from the Southwest Washington COVID Response Fund managed by the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington. Read story

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington develops virtual program for families

April 11, 2020, 6:04am Community

ESTHER SHORT — The nonprofit Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington recently launched the MyBGC Virtual Club, an online resource for youth and their families. “The MyBGC Virtual Club experience models the structure of fun learning activities for elementary age and teenage club members that they ordinarily experience each week in their club,” according to a news release. On Mondays, the club releases a schedule of daily themes for… Read story

VANCOUVER: Organized in teams, more than 60 teams participated in a treasure hunt by Nifty and Thrifty Charity Resale on March 14.

Vancouver scavenger hunt thrills participants before stay-home order

VANCOUVER: Organized in teams, more than 60 teams participated in a treasure hunt by Nifty and Thrifty Charity Resale on March 14.

April 11, 2020, 6:04am Community

VANCOUVER — More than 60 teams participated in a treasure hunt by Nifty and Thrifty Charity Resale on March 14. Read story