Dariush Kayhan

People walk by a homeless man. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Salesforce Pitches In To Help San Francisco Homeless Families

The grant, given to the city by Marc and Lynne Benioff of salesforce.com, is targeting dozens of families who have children in public schools and who the city hopes to provide housing for before the holidays.


The Occupy San Francisco encampment at Justin Herman Plaza (CBS)

San Francisco Offers Shelter To Homeless From Occupy Encampment

The police raid on Wednesday that dismantled the Occupy San Francisco encampment was coupled with efforts to get the many homeless people participating in the protest into shelters.


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KCBS In Depth: Fighting Homelessness

San Francisco officials who are trying to end the cycle of homelessness in the city say they are making headway on the problem, connecting those on the street with needed services rather than cash.