Making a Difference


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Giovanna Vera

May 2019

Giovanna Vera has volunteered for 7 years for BTG.  Her computer knowledge has been such an asset to our program.  We are forever grateful for her expertise.  Many of you have met her at the the W4W Educational Stations through the years.  This month we celebrated her graduation from CSUC as an engineer project.  She will continue to work on the Oroville Dam project and continue to volunteer for BTG.


Liz Sperber

April 2019

Thank you, Liz Sperber, for 10 years of volunteering at Bridging the Gap by Giving (BTG).  Liz is active in many aspects of BTG: Corporate Sponsorships, new ideas, encouragement, merchandising at Cal Java, BTG Market ordering, and more.  She volunteers four hours a week and travels with me to gift shows.

Jamie Happ

March 2019

Jamie Happ started as a young college girl 13 years ago volunteering for BTG. Jaime is now a mom of 4 beautiful girls, and a school teacher at Butte Core.  She and her family recently lost their home in the Camp Fire.  Jaimie has been involved in many different roles: Designing our first new letter, sign carrier for the W4W, the W4W’S Dump Station with her classroom, and most of all a supporter and encouragement to me.

Kendra & Joe Perry

January 2019

This is Kendra Perry, a new volunteer to BTG market.  Kendra and her husband, Joe, started off by doing a Christmas Pop-Up at Beatniks, which was a huge success.  Her goal is to do 6 Pop-Ups in 2019, so if you have a business, church, or service group that would like to host one, call 530-342-5746 to make arrangements.