Downtown San Jose Coffee Stand Offers Hope To HomelessIn Downtown San Jose, a nonprofit has found a way to get homeless people back on their feet, starting with a cup of coffee.
Homeless People Stage Sleep-In At Berkeley City Hall To Protest OrdinanceA group of homeless people staged a sleep-in at Berkeley's City Hall to protest a proposal to limit their personal items.
San Jose, Santa Clara County Launch Effort To House Homeless VeteransThe “All the Way Home” campaign plans to assist 700 homeless veterans in the city and county by 2017 in partnership with the county’s Housing Authority and other community organizations.
Homeless Vets Outfitted With New Suits In Honor Of Veterans DayLow-income and homeless U.S. veterans were given a shopping spree for new business attire Tuesday at St. Anthony Foundation in San Francisco, just in time for Veterans Day.
Bay Area Food For Families Drive Gets UnderwayEach day, thousands of Bay Area families are stretched beyond their financial limits. Often they are forced to choose between buying groceries, paying the rent or buying medicine. Many households that receive weekly groceries through the Food Bank include at least one working adult. Hunger frequently strikes the most vulnerable people in our communities. Here's how you can help this holiday season.
Santa Rosa Will Allow Some Meeting Halls To Shelter Homeless This WinterThe Santa Rosa City Council has approved a new pilot program that would allow owners of certain types of properties to provide shelter and facilities for homeless people during the winter months.
One Year Later, San Jose's Former Homeless Camp 'The Jungle' Returns To NatureIt was once the biggest homeless camp in San Jose, but now nearly a year after the city tore it down, the Jungle is slowly returning to nature.
Sausalito Gas Station Worker Who Won $750,000 In Lottery Plans To Start Business, Help HomelessA Novato man won $750,000 in the California Lottery Friday and stashed the winning ticket in a children's book until he could redeem it Monday, lottery officials said.
Silicon Valley Land Owner Kicking Out RV Squatters Following Neighbors' ComplaintsAn illegal RV Park is getting a lot of attention in one Cambrian Park neighborhood. On Wednesday, those living there could be out on the street.
San Francisco Firefighters Swamped With Non-Emergency Medical CallsA San Francisco firefighters are among the busiest in the country, but their emergency calls are most often not emergencies at all.
$1.3 Million Set Aside For Temporary Sunnyvale Winter Homeless ShelterThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approved funding on Tuesday for a temporary winter shelter and has their eyes set on a site in Sunnyvale, where the City Council has yet to make a decision on moving forward with the plan.
San Francisco Mayor Says Homeless Must Leave Streets For Super Bowl FestivitiesIn about six months, San Francisco is going to transform into the center of the football universe for Super Bowl 50. With part of Market Street being converted to Super Bowl City, the mayor said the homeless in the area must clear out.