Jefferson Award Winner Works With San Francisco's Homeless To Build A Strong CommunityThis week's Jefferson Award winner is a local artist who has always been inspired by the possibilities in creating art. But when Kristie Fairchild brought that same vision to her work with the homeless, she helped hundreds of people realize their own possibilities.
Homeless Advocates Pushing Back Against Proposed Night Closure Of SF ParksDozens of homeless advocates camped out overnight in San Francisco’s Dolores Park Monday night after holding a “sleep-in” protest against one supervisor's plan to close city parks from midnight to 5 a.m.
SF Delays Requiring Proof Of Residency For Homeless ServicesThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors delayed the scheduled starting date in a plan that would require proof of residency by families seeking shelter through the city’s resources.
8 Squatters Arrested At Vacant San Francisco BuildingEight protesters were arrested Tuesday morning for taking over an abandoned Kaiser Permanente building on San Francisco’s Divisadero Street in protest of what they said were inadequate resources for the city’s homeless population.