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Press Release: This Earth Day, Restore Our Planet by Taking Action Locally

In honor of the 51st anniversary of Earth Day, organizers for the annual Solano County Earth Day Cleanup are hosting a week-long digital event April 19-24. Organizers will offer simple, sustainable solutions (or daily tips), and feature local community cleanup groups each day. The week will culminate in a self-directed volunteer trash cleanup on Saturday, April 24. These activities and how to get involved are described on the CleanupSolano website,

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CVNL Expands Services, Hires New Senior Staff Member

Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership (CVNL) is pleased to announce the placement of Patricia Murillo, CVNL’s new Chief Program Officer. Patricia Murillo brings over 25 years of progressive nonprofit leadership experience effectively leading organizations and initiatives to greater impact.

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New 30-Day Program Honors Martin Luther King Jr in the North Bay

The new year is an opportunity to give, and several made appointments at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Suisun City to do just that Thursday.

The Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership (CVNL), in conjunction with the Tri-City NAACP and American Red Cross, held a community blood drive in honor of National Blood Donor Month and a series of events recognizing Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. with “30 Days of Action”

Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership (CVNL) has opened their call for nominations for the 28th Annual Heart of Marin Awards. Everyone is encouraged to honor the contributions and achievements of nonprofits and leaders who help make our community healthier, happier, and more equitable by submitting nominations online. The deadline for submissions is Friday, November 13th, by 5:00 p.m.

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