St. Vincent de Paul volunteer won’t stop giving back

Donations will help St. Vincent De Paul of Contra Costa County provide $75 holiday food-gift cards to 200 needy families — about 800 people — struggling to pay for basic items — milk, diapers, fresh produce or ingredients for special holiday meals.

Salvation Army aids in woman’s recovery

The Share the Spirit campaign, sponsored by the Bay Area News Group, supports many local resources during this special time of year. Share the Spirit’s mission is to enhance the November/December holiday season for the most needy residents of Alameda and Contra Costa counties by funding nonprofit holiday and outreach programs.