• News for Human Interest

    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    (Marin, CA, January 30, 2019) We are pleased to announce the five women who will be inducted into the 2019 Women’s Hall of Fame, and we invite the community to attend the event on Thursday, March 28, 2019. Though the areas of impact vary greatly among the honorees, shared passion, dedication, wit and hard work drive this inspiring group of women to ensure the progress and well-being of Marin’s ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    February 11, 2019 (San Rafael).  In April, Ritter Center Executive Director Mark Shotwell will be traveling to Ireland at the request of the Irish government to advise the country on developing solutions to its homeless problem.   Shotwell will be one of only a handful of U.S. homelessness experts participating in a national conference the Irish government is convening to launch innovative ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Friday, February 01, 2019
    Whistlestop, a San Rafael-based nonprofit that promotes the independence, well-being and quality of life for older adults and people living with disabilities in Marin County, recently announced the appointment of Nancy Geisse as Chief Operating Officer. This newly created position comes on the heels of two additional C-level officer positions new to Whistlestop. Jeff Wands was appointed Chief ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Personal Leadership In ActionA LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP FOR EMERGING AND EXISTING LEADERSIn the Workplace, Learn How to: • Become a more impactful leader • Strengthen relationships • Improve trust and respect • Feel confident in managing conflict • Create more personal successWORKSHOP DETAILS:DATE: February 21st, 2019TIME: 8:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.LOCATION: San Rafael Chamber of ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community