BROCKTON — As a crowd of customers glance over in the westside Walmart, and the sounds of electronic beeping from the cash register can be heard, their eyes are locked on 200 coats ready for purchase.   Max Moukit, 23, and Jason Jenkins, 22, spent a recent Friday afternoon purchasing $2,000 worth of coats for the homeless in Brockton.   Spread The Warmth Brockton is an initiative started by Moukit and Jenkins toContinue Reading

TACOMA, Wash., Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Columbia Bank today announced that it raised $315,025 during the sixth annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive to benefit families and individuals struggling with homelessness in the Northwest. Customers, employees, business partners and community members throughout the region also donated thousands of items ofContinue Reading

Justice Secretary Menardo I. Guevarra said on Sunday, January 3, the Department of Justice (DOJ) will intensify its efforts and strengthen its legal framework in the government’s campaign against human trafficking, particularly online sexual exploitation of children and minors. Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra(TOTO LOZANO / PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / FILE PHOTOContinue Reading

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced a $20,000 grant to non-profit, LA Family Housing, to purchase new toys for children in need ahead of the holiday. The utility also supplied 300 grocery gift cards to families over Thanksgiving. In addition, the LAContinue Reading