Leaders Circle:
  • marin-ij-rotating-01
  • infiniti-rotating
  • nissan marin-01
  • marin-sanitary
  • PGandE-rotating
  • northbay-biz-rotating
  • toyota-marin-rotating
  • mercedes-rotating
  • linbro-rotating
  • embassy-suites-rotating
  • kaiser-rotating
  • bank-of-marin-rotating
  • cpi-develop-rotating
  • mv-transportation-rotating
  • california-film-inst-rotating
  • redwood-rotating
  • marin-general-hospital
  • whistlestop-rotating_copy
  • biomarin-rotating
  • college-of-marin-rotating
  • craig-rotating-logo
  • comcast-rotating
  • north-bay-business-journal-rotating
  • peacock-gap-rotating
  • san-rafael-pacifics-rotating
  • seagate-rotating
  • insite-rotating
  • san-francisco-chron-rotating
  • mce-rotating
  • western-health-rotating
  • sutter-rotating
  • eckhoff-rotating
  • san-rafael-airport-rotating
  • fairview-rotating_copy
  • wells-fargo-rotating_copy

News for Human Interest

Friday, March 24, 2017
Jackie Jones is a jewelry designer who wholesales her work, handbags and accessories to retail stores. She also represents the Jackie Jones Collection at retail events, popup boutiques, charity functions and a showroom in Terra Linda. Jackie moved her business from the Peninsula to San Rafael in December 2015. Are you involved with a Chamber committee? I just joined the Chamber at the end of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Partnership creates symbiotic relationship that helps COM students and the environment KENTFIELD, CA—March 14 , 2017— College of Marin (COM) is one of ExtraFood’s new partners in addressing food insecurity and reducing food waste in Marin County. Although many wouldn’t think that in this affluent county there would be an issue of people going hungry, but the reality is ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Sen. Mike McGuire announced this week that Cecilia Zamora, executive director of Latino Council of Marin, has been named Marin County “Woman of the Year.” The award is in recognition of Women’s History Month, honoring women for their commitment to advancing their communities. McGuire, D-Healdsburg, selected one woman from each of the seven counties in the 2nd Senate District. ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
KENTFIELD, CA—February 28, 2017— Tomorrow a new California law goes into effect requiring that all single-occupancy restrooms be designated as gender neutral. The law requires that businesses and governments post signs on all single-occupancy restrooms designating them as non-gender specific by March 1, 2017. Introduced by democratic Assemblyman Phil Ting of San Francisco, the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
This season, approximately 23 young men from the San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Club will be living in Marin County for the summer to play baseball, beginning — and in many cases continuing — their professional careers. From May through August, these aspiring ball players will continue to hone their baseball skills playing 78 regular season games in the Pacific Association. HOST FAMILY ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Lisa Safran is president of Improv Consultants , a San Rafael firm that helps executives and teams develop communication, leadership and collaborative skills. The company’s programs apply the principles of improvisation to support engaging and experiential learning. “I help clients identify their strengths and pain points,” says Lisa, “then create custom trainings based ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Monday, February 13, 2017
More information and to Register
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 07, 2017
(San Rafael, CA)— Boys & Girls Clubs of Marin and Petaluma (BGCMP) is pleased to announce the hiring of Alana Capozzi as Director of Development and Communications. Alana is a nonprofit fundraiser and administrator with many years of experience in the North Bay sector. "We are extremely excited to welcome Alana to the Boys & Girls Clubs," said BGCMP President & CEO ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, January 30, 2017
SAN RAFAEL, CA (December 22, 2016) – Mark Fishkin, Founder of the internationally known Mill Valley Film Festival and Executive Director/Founder of the California Film Institute (CFI), announced today that the inaugural DOCLANDS Documentary Film Festival, will be held Wednesday, May 10 – Sunday, May 14, 2017 in Marin County, California. DOCLANDS programming team also announced the ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, January 23, 2017
At Environmental Forum of Marin, we want you to step up and get smarter! Our Lecture Series for 2017 is designed to help you do that, with experts in many fields offering a closer look at today’s pressing environmental issues. Join us to learn, discuss, and look at the steps each of us can take to help preserve our environmental goals, and support our collective efforts. You’ll find a ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, January 20, 2017
Tim Long has been a State Farm Insurance Agent for 31 years. Along the way he’s built a strong agency, providing personalized service to 1,400 households in Marin, Sonoma and across the Bay Area. “A lot has changed in that time,” he says, “except our personal connection to our clients.” Are you on a Chamber committee? The Government Affairs Committee. It’s a ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Fun Facts
Wednesday, June 08, 2016
County Supervisor, District 2: Katie Rice County Supervisor, District 3: Kate Sears County Supervisor, District 4: Runoff between Chamber Endorsed Candidate Dominic Grossi and Candidate Dennis Rodoni ​ Measure B passed Measure D passed Congratulations to Assemblymember Marc Levine and Congressman Jared Huffman.
Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Read the Measures' information here .
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Advocacy, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, November 13, 2015
Read the article here .
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Advocacy, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Read AB-35 here .
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Advocacy, Community, General News Article
Friday, November 06, 2015
Read the letter here .
Categories: Advocacy, Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest