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Marshawn Lynch loves Oakland. When he learned the Raiders were planning to leave, he decided to make as big an impact he could for the community. (Courtesy Marshawn Lynch/Facebook)

Marshawn Lynch does more for Oakland than Raiders could ever hope

Marshawn Lynch is a renaissance man. I’ll forgive you if you missed…

 

UCSF Medical Center in Mission Bay. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

$500M gifted to UCSF is largest donation ever

The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) received its largest ever donation…

 

House of Prime Rib donates 3,700lbs of ribs to GLIDE’s Christmas Eve lunch

For the past 24 years GLIDE has been serving up a particularly…

 

(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Salvation Army seeks Christmas Day volunteers

San Francisco's Salvation Army is putting a call out for Christmas Day…

(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

GoFundMe campaigns raise $7.4 million on Giving Tuesday

The annual #GivingTuesday event helped GoFundMe campaigns in a big way this…

(Courtesy Jonathan Koshi)

Saturday’s Supermarket Street Sweep bike race to benefit SF-Marin Food Bank

For 11 years local cyclists have been bundling up and hitting the road…

(Courtesy Jonathan Koshi)
(Eric Risberg/AP)

Uber charges for donations to veterans, called ‘shameless’

In an intended gesture of goodwill, Uber announced facilitated $5 donations to…

(Eric Risberg/AP)

Google.org awards $2.35 million in grants to Bay Area racial justice groups

Google's charitable arm announced grants totaling $2.35 million Tuesday to three Bay…

SF Food Bank director Paul Ash on a lifelong passion for feeding the hungry

Paul Ash, the executive director of the San Francisco Food Bank, spent…

Russian 'Idol' Vladimir Putin sings 'Blueberry Hill' for charity

Russian Prime minister often does tough guy media stunts such as harpooning…

Gitane's top chef Britget Batson on the giving back for the holidays

Bridget Batson is the chef at downtown restaurant Gitane, where she creates…

Employment, not charity, helps poor says world’s richest man

Carlos Slim, ranked the world’s richest man by Forbes, told the Wall…

Employment, not charity, helps poor says world’s richest man

Carlos Slim, ranked the world’s richest man by Forbes, told the Wall…

Groups get sandy for charity

If you’re strolling down Ocean Beach on Saturday and come across a…