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Bay Area Proud

Inspiring stories of people making a difference

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 at 11:27 PM PST

Vet Flies Shelter Dogs to New Homes

Vet Flies Shelter Dogs to New Homes

With her team at Compassion Without Borders Christi Camblor has become and expert in changing dogs' lives by changing their zip codes.

Monday, Jan 9, 2017 at 09:14 AM PST

6-Year-Old 'Dog Whisperer' in Morgan Hill

6-Year-Old 'Dog Whisperer' in Morgan Hill

Meghan Topping says she used all of her "experience with dogs" in the capture of Daisy.

Friday, Dec 23, 2016 at 09:47 AM PST

South Bay High School Students Surprise Custodian With Gifts To Show How Much He Means To Them

South Bay High School Students Surprise Custodian With Gifts To Show How Much He Means To Them

On some days at Del Mar High School, it seems Jesse Ramirez does just as much counseling as cleaning.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 11:08 PM PST

High School Freshman With Terminal Disease Has One Wish

High School Freshman With Terminal Disease Has One Wish

Writing, directing, and acting in videos with her friends is one of 14-year-old's few escapes from life with muscular dystrophy. She just wished more people could see here work.

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016 at 10:44 PM PST

Dancing Middle School Principal Gets Students Day Started On Right Foot. Then Left. Then Right ...

Dancing Middle School Principal Gets Students Day Started On Right Foot. Then Left. Then Right ...

Sue Goldman says the first morning she greeted students by dancing in front of her middle school, both students and staff looked at her like she was crazy. Then they started dancing, too.

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Each week NBC Bay Area's Garvin Thomas profiles the people, the groups, and the companies making the Bay Area, and the world, a better place to live. Bay Area Proud stories are success stories; inspiring profiles of those making a positive change in our communities. Do you know someone who we should profile? Contact garvin.thomas@nbcuni.com