On a weekend last month, the two nonprofits hosted a giveaway event, inviting local client families to come by for a variety of crafts and refreshments. Parents could browse a selection of toys to pick out gifts for their children. Families were also provided with a holiday bag filled with groceries.
About 320 families reportedly participated in the festivities.
Simitian voted president of county Supes again
Supervisor Joe Simitian was re-elected Tuesday to head the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors as its president.
The Board voted unanimously for Simitian's second term, also reelecting Vice President Cindy Chavez. Simitian and Chavez were the only Supervisors nominated for the roles in December.
Simitian will continue being in charge of assigning Supervisors to committees and approving agendas, while also heading the county's Health and Hospital committee and the Federal Affairs Advocacy Task Force.
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