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FOURTEENTH ANNUAL SUDHA’S TREASURES SALE WILL DONATE 100% of PROCEEDS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

FOURTEENTH ANNUAL SUDHA’S TREASURES SALE WILL DONATE 100% of PROCEEDS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

October 11, 2017 (Tiburon, CA) – Sudha Pennathur announces the Fourteenth Annual Sudha’s Treasures Benefit Sale, featuring exotic items from the collection of acclaimed designer Sudha Pennathur. The 2017 Sudha’s Treasures Sale will be held at the Corte Madera Town Center October 13-28, with 100% of the net proceeds benefitting local Bay Area nonprofits Equal Rights Advocates (ERA), Whistlestop and North Bay Children’s Center (NBCC) and other charities in India.
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WHISTLESTOCK 2017 BRINGS JESSE COLIN YOUNG & PURE PRAIRE LEAGUE

WHISTLESTOCK 2017 BRINGS JESSE COLIN YOUNG & PURE PRAIRE LEAGUE

September 8, 2017 (San Rafael, CA) -- Marin Senior Coordinating Council, better known as Whistlestop, today announced its fourth annual benefit concert, Whistlestock, presented by At Home Caregivers, to be held Sunday, September 24 at Fairgrounds Island- Marin Center. Legendary performers Jesse Colin Young and Pure Prairie League will rock the stage, with local band REWIND opening the festivities. Doors open at 11:30, and music ends at 5:30. All proceeds from the concert will benefit Whistlestop’s programs and services. Tickets and more information can be found at www.whistlestock.com.  
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Transportation Authority of Marin Launches “GETSMART17” Pilot Program  Offering Discounted Lyft Rides to and from the SMART Train

Transportation Authority of Marin Launches “GETSMART17” Pilot Program Offering Discounted Lyft Rides to and from the SMART Train

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., September 7, 2017 – Transportation Authority of Marin (TAM) announced a partnership with Lyft and Whistlestop to provide discounted rides to passengers using Lyft’s ride sharing service, Lyft Line, to get to and from SMART Stations in Marin County.
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Zipcar, Transportation Authority of Marin and Whistlestop Partner to Bring Car Sharing to San Rafael SMART Station

Zipcar, Transportation Authority of Marin and Whistlestop Partner to Bring Car Sharing to San Rafael SMART Station

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., June 1, 2017 – Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing network, the Transportation Authority of Marin (TAM) and Whistlestop today announced a partnership to provide vehicles for hourly or daily reservations at the Whistlestop parking lot in San Rafael, Calif., next to the soon-to-open San Rafael Downtown Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) station.
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WHISTLESTOP VOTED BEST NONPROFIT  IN MARIN IJ 2017 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

WHISTLESTOP VOTED BEST NONPROFIT IN MARIN IJ 2017 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

March 27, 2017 (San Rafael, CA) -- Marin Senior Coordinating Council, better known as Whistlestop, is thrilled to announce its status as winner of the prestigious Marin IJ Readers’ Choice Award for Best Nonprofit. In addition, the nonprofit’s Jackson Café took home the honor of Best Meal Under $15 and Honorable Mention for Best Soup.
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BAY AREA SENIOR SERVICES LEADER WHISTLESTOP PARTNERS WITH LYFT

BAY AREA SENIOR SERVICES LEADER WHISTLESTOP PARTNERS WITH LYFT

August 18, 2016 (San Rafael, CA) -- Marin Senior Coordinating Council, better known as Whistlestop, today announced a joint partnership with ride sharing service Lyft and San Francisco’s Institute on Aging (IOA) to provide older adults safe, reliable transportation to medical appointments and other services.
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