Muscular Dystrophy Association

Passing the Bucks

By Allie Daugherty / Photo by Kristina Moto

Valerie Garza had a case of the Mondays.

"You have to do a lot more work for not as much money, typically," says the 30-year-old bartender at McGregor's Grill & Ale House, a neighborhood saloon just east of Qualcomm Stadium.

To motivate herself during otherwise sluggish early-week shifts, Garza decided to donate all of her Monday tips to charity. Her campaign of caring...