Jalen Bailey, founder of Jalen’s Bakery, prepares a batch of peanut butter cookies for the oven at his mother’s Fresno apartment in August.
Jalen Bailey, founder of Jalen’s Bakery, prepares a batch of peanut butter cookies for the oven at his mother’s Fresno apartment in August. CRAIG KOHLRUSS ckohlruss@fresnobee.com
Jalen Bailey, founder of Jalen’s Bakery, prepares a batch of peanut butter cookies for the oven at his mother’s Fresno apartment in August. CRAIG KOHLRUSS ckohlruss@fresnobee.com

As crowdfunding grows, a recap of some of the best Fresno giving campaigns of 2016

January 01, 2017 12:00 PM

UPDATED January 01, 2017 12:00 PM

More Videos

  • Remembering those who died homeless on the streets of Fresno

    The Rev. Booker T. Lewis III of Rising Star Missionary Baptist Church shares a prayer and song during a Nov. 17 memorial service outside The Poverello House for homeless people who died on the streets of Fresno in 2017.

About Carmen George

Carmen George

@carmengeorge

Carmen George is a Bee features writer. Born in the Valley and raised in the Sierra foothills, she has always cared about this place and its people. She believes in the power of your stories.

Contact her at (559) 441-6386 or on Twitter @carmengeorge