OGC bake sale, raffle and auction raise over $5,000 for charity
A big thank you to the Office of General Counsel (OGC) committee and all OGC staff responsible for the success of the 30th Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Bake Sale, Raffle and Silent Auction. And thanks to everyone who supported the event with their purchases.
Surpassing last year’s results, a total of $5,165 was raised for charity. Proceeds will be donated to the following three local non-profits:
First Place for Youth: $2,292
Clausen House: $2,292
East Bay SPCA: $581
First Place for Youth: A Northern California–based organization founded in 1998, First Place for Youth provides affordable housing and other support to former foster youth and is a national model for programs supporting high-risk youth.
Clausen House: The charity provides housing, wellness programs and advocacy for developmentally disabled adults in Oakland and the surrounding East Bay area.
East Bay SPCA: This NPO is dedicated to the welfare of cats and dogs by preventing cruelty, neglect and overpopulation.