Bruce Barton/Town Crier
Town Crier Holiday Fund recipients display $230,000 in proceeds from the 2017-2018 campaign, funds that will support their nonprofit organizations. Representatives from the Holiday Fund’s 20 groups received the funds during a March 16 “check-out” event at Silicon Valley Community Foundation headquarters in Mountain View. Pictured are, front row, from left: Margot Harrigan, CHAC (Community Health Awareness Council); Laura Fulda, Child Advocates of Silicon Valley; Kathryn Hanson, ALearn; Vickie Scott Grove, Community School of Music and Arts; Ruth Patrick, WomenSV; Padma Gargeya, Mentor Tutor Connection; and Katie Zazueta, Downtown College Prep. Back: Lani Dorff, Sky’s the Limit Fund; Liane Freeman, MERIT program at the Krause Center for Innovation; Karen Kwan, Music for Minors; Malia Pires, Reach Potential Movement; Rolando Zeledon, Bayshore Christian Ministries; Melody Alvarado, House of Grace; Nisha Pillai, East Palo Alto Kids Foundation; Chris Overington, Hidden Villa; Kim Golter, Jeremiah’s Promise; Tom Myers, Community Services Agency; James McCaskill, Sunday Friends; and Teresa Ong, Veterans Resource Center at Foothill College.