From Sister Ann Executive Director’s Report My favorite time of the year has always been the holiday season – starting with Thanksgiving and ending with Christmas. When I was growing up, celebrating through our faith and with our family came first but a close second was reaching out to the shut-ins and the service men.
The Bay Area Crisis Nursery was honored by three different golf tournaments this year. May 8 – Golf 4 Kids 25th Annual Charity Golf Tournament sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Walnut Creek. August 20 – The Alan David Vasilauskas Memorial Golf Tournament September 25 – The Knights of Columbus Orinda Chapter These are golf
by Patti Kennedy, Board Member & Volunteer Coordinator The Bay Area Crisis Nursery’s annual yard sale was held on September 22 and 23, 2017. Shoppers eagerly lined up each day waiting for the gate to open and the hunt to begin. Treasures of all shapes and sizes were found and joyfully hauled away. What started
By Bill Gallagher, BACN Board President A recent study published by the Lucille Packard Foundation shows that more than a 1/3 of all teen aged girls in California experience feelings of depression. The Bay Area Crisis Nursery is uniquely positioned to positively influence these girls in their younger years and to potentially reduce the chances
On Friday, July 21st we celebrated 36 years of service and honored two of our outstanding donors. Your support has helped families in crisis or under stress for the past 36 years. It is with your continued support that we will be able to continue to prevent child abuse and neglect by offering our services
Donations accepted August 28, 2017 – September 15, 2017 We will only accept the following items as our storage space is very limited. Thank you for your consideration. CLOTHING – Baby, children’s men’s, women’s maternity SHOES, PURSES, JEWELRY AND ACCESSORIES TOYS GAMES, AND PUZZLES – All ages No stuffed animals BABY ITEMS – Strollers, car