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Nine Lives Foundation: Animal Lovers wanted!

Nine Lives Foundation in Redwood City is a no-kill cat shelter, but take a peek inside, and it’s so much more. Nine Lives regularly houses 300-400 cats in a small warehouse near 101. Kitties have been rescued from the surrounding … Continue reading

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What is it like to work in a Silicon Valley start-up?

What is it like to work in a Silicon Valley start-up? I have been working in a tech startup for over a year now and this is my story. In August 2013 my wife and I moved into the Bay Area after she … Continue reading

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Volunteering for Habitat for Humanity

When we moved to the Bay Area in 2010, I was finishing a post grad and did not intend to find a job as we only planned to stay for six months. I had always wanted to work on a … Continue reading

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Deborah’s Palm – A Community for Women

  I’ve been living here in the Peninsula for nearly two years now, and I’m still discovering new things every week. This weeks’ discovery was ‘Deborah’s Palm’. A fellow CCIS volunteer at Stanford pointed me in their direction. I met … Continue reading

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Event: Business Minded Women

Ladies check this out. As mentioned in previous posts, the German American Business Association is a great organization to meet people and to network. GABA has a series of meetings tailored to business minded women. Stefanie from GABA says that … Continue reading

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