Runners at the 10 Mile starting line in early 2018. Photos provided by Amalia Ellis.

Mission 10 race returns in January

Registration now open for 36th annual run.

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Sustaining Donors help BenitoLink grow. Graphic courtesy of Pixabay.

BenitoLink sustaining donors double their investment

Monthly donations bolster BenitoLink’s financial health.

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Pledge donations grow, supporting our own local news

Take a minute and peruse the growing list of community members who have pledged their support for local online news.

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The Snip Bus comes to Hollister Dec. 7, 8 and 9. Photo courtesy of Snip Bus Facebook Page.

Spay and Neuter clinic coming to Hollister

Low-cost Snip Bus clinic arrives in December.

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After the parade people could meet Santa (played by resident Max Martinez). Photo by Becky Bonner.

Holiday of Lights Parade brings cheer to San Juan Bautista

13th annual Rotary event features a visit from Santa.

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Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Foster grandparent volunteers assist in the community

Seniors Council works to recruit, train and support low-income senior volunteers to assist preschool through third grade kids.

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Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

28th Annual Lights On Celebration Results

HDA announces winners of holiday event, which had a total of 79 entries.

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Checking the creek bed for bird activity. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

San Benito birders skip the crowds on Black Friday

Instead, they took a nature walk for #optoutside.

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Women's residential location in downtown Hollister. Photo provided by Sun Street Centers.

12 Days of Giving supports Sun Street Centers

First year inclusion for local recovery program.

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BenitoLink reporters meet weekly with Content Manager Nick Preciado and Copy Editor Paul Hersch to discuss the news of the week and progress on individual projects. Staff photo.

Giving Newsday keeps your local nonprofit news alive and fair

BenitoLink has a unique editorial style designed to serve the public.

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Just like home. Photo provided by Emmaus House.

Emmaus House taking part in 12 Days of Giving

Holiday campaign starts December 1.

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Riding in the 2018 Lights On Parade. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Holiday parade lights up downtown Hollister

Locals line San Benito Street to observe parade, car display and tree decorating contest.

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Mr. O's Jazz Band in 2017. Photo provided.

Christmas performing arts celebration

Free event offers a mix of musical styles with a holiday theme.

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Photo provided by San Benito County Arts Council.

San Benito County Arts Council joins Giving Tuesday to raise funds for Arts in Education program

Working to bring the arts to local students, including low-income youth, students with special needs, incarcerated youth at Juvenile Hall and students at Title 1 schools.

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Thankful for community contributions

BenitoLink keeps the community informed and provides residents with a "town square" where a variety of perspectives can be shared.

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Attendees showed support of honorees by waving their napkins in the air. Photo courtesy of Marisa Duran photograpy.

Local individuals and groups honored on National Philanthropy Day

Recognized for their efforts to make San Benito County a better place.

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A box of fresh produce ready to go at Community FoodBank of San Benito. Photo by Mark Paxton.

12 Days of Giving feeds Community FoodBank

Working to address hunger for residents from all walks of life.

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Photo provided by JMM Dance Co.

Inclusive and bilingual dance classes for the community

Enrollment for new session of dance classes with JMM Dance Co. now open with additional locations.

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Philanthropy Day, a festive affair, is hosted by the Community Foundation for local nonprofits. This year's celebration takes place at San Juan Oaks. Photo by Leslie David.

BenitoLink zeros in on Community Foundation for Philanthropy Day

Nov. 15 celebration in recognition of residents and nonprofits.

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Dolly with staff of LA Zoo, Pinnacles National Park Foundation and Pinnacles National Park condor crew. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Condor ambassador Dolly returns to Pinnacles

Non-releasable bird visits place of hatching to help raise funds.

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