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Candace Zipf and Chad Kimbrell (photo courtesy Chad Kimbrell)

‘Escape From Alcatraz’ Triathlon Couple Get Rude Welcome In SF When Their Bikes Are Stolen

Talk about San Francisco hospitality at its worst.

06/08/2015

The youth soccer park next to Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Santa Clara City Council Rejects 49ers $3 Million Donation To Help Youth Sports

This comes after the 49ers withdrew their offer to pay $15 million for soccer fields near Levi’s Stadium, that the team had planned to use for VIP parking.

05/14/2015

Oakland Raiders new head coach Jack Del Rio (L) speaks during a news conference as Raiders owner Mark Davis looks on on January 16, 2015 in Alameda, California.(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Raiders Make $50,000 Donation To Help Foundation Prevent Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault

The Oakland Raiders have partnered with the Biletnikoff Foundation and Tracey’s Place of Hope as part of an effort to prevent domestic violence and sexual assault.

04/21/2015

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CA Gay Woman Who Donated $20 To Fundraiser For Indiana Pizzeria That Won’t Cater Same-Sex Marriages Urges ‘Tolerance’

A Southern California gay woman taught a lesson in tolerance to progressives and conservatives alike when she donated $20 to the GoFundMe page for the Indiana Pizzeria that won’t cater same-sex marriages.

04/07/2015

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Google Donates $1 Million To Lick Observatory Atop Mount Hamilton

Google has donated $1 million to a 125-year-old Lick Observatory atop Mount Hamilton that has been in need of financial support.

02/10/2015

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54 Homeless, 20 Businesses Closed After SF Mission District Inferno

A GoFundMe campaign started just after the blaze had earned more than $20,000 by 2:30 p.m. Thursday. 450 people had chipped into the find, started by Mission Resident Zac Crockett.

01/29/2015

Salvation Army kettle

Oakland Protests Blamed For Huge Drop In Salvation Army Donations

A charity group is blaming violent protests in Oakland for a huge drop in donations this holiday season.

12/25/2014

Last Minute Christmas Toy Drive At SF’s Lefty O’Doul’s Collects More Than 10,000 Gifts

A San Francisco restaurant successfully collected more than 10,000 toys Wednesday in a Christmas Eve toy drive intended to bring toys to the city’s neediest children.

12/24/2014

A blood donation bag. (Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images)

FDA To Ease Ban On Blood Donations By Gay, Bisexual Men, Activists Slam 1-Year Celibacy Requirement

Federal health officials are recommending an end to the nation’s lifetime ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men, a 31-year-old policy that many medical groups and gay activists say is no longer justified.

12/23/2014

Sign at the entrance of Google offices in Brussels.  (Photo credit should read GEORGES GOBET/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Donates $2 Million To Help Shelter Bay Area Homeless Families, Youth

KCBS’ Barbara Taylor reports Google has gotten into the spirit of giving with a $2 million donation set to go to three Bay Area nonprofits that will benefit the homeless.

12/12/2014

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