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Workers dismantle the tower at the First Baptist Church in Vallejo on August 25, 2014. The church was damaged by a magnitude 6.0 quake that struck Napa County early on August 24, 2014. (Christin Ayers / CBS)

Vallejo Church That Was Red-Tagged Following Napa Earthquake Is Cleared By Inspectors To Reopen

The First Baptist Church reopened Tuesday after crews dismantled a portion of the church tower that inspectors feared would collapse.

08/27/2014

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California Bill Could Be First To Provide Diapers For Families On Welfare

A California Assemblywoman drafted a bill for the CalWorks program that would give qualifying families $80 a month to spend on diapers for children under age 2.

08/06/2014

Glide Memorial Meal

Thousands Served Thanksgiving Meal At SF’s Glide Memorial Church

Hundreds of volunteers helped serve the thousands of needy in San Francisco.

11/28/2013

Food Bank

KCBS In Depth: Feeding The Needy

An interview with Shari Roeseler, Executive Director at St. Anthony Foundation, about services the non-profit provides for the needy in San Francisco.

12/25/2011

People line up outside Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco for a food giveaway, December 16, 2011. (CBS)

Thousands Spend Christmas At Glide In San Francisco

The annual tradition of holiday meals at Glide Memorial Church brought out thousands on Sunday to San Francisco.

12/25/2011

Food Bank

Bay Area Food Banks Are Seeing The New Face Of Hunger

A record number of Americans can’t afford to put enough food on the table to feed their families. And a surprising number of them are suburban, middle class, and employed. It’s what’s known as the “new hungry,” and it’s become a disturbing trend in the Bay Area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/11/2011

Volunteers fill grocery bags to be distributed to the needy at Glide Memorial Church December 16, 2004 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Thousands Celebrate Easter At San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Church

Thousands were on hand at Glide Memorial Church to celebrate Easter Sunday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/24/2011

St Anthony's Dining Room

San Francisco’s St. Anthony Foundation Reaches Service Milestone

St. Anthony’s dining hall opened in San Francisco 60 years ago, and it is now marking its 37 millionth meal served. The milestone comes as the charity is seeing a significant increase in the needs for its services.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/13/2011

kid gets dental exam

About The Bay: Long Lines Are Standard At Bay Area Dental Clinics

There are surprisingly few full-service dental clinics for the needy in Northern California, which explains why people line up so far in advance for a chance to be seen at the ones operating in the Bay Area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/21/2011

San Francisco Food Bank (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Charities Find Strength Through Mergers

Taking a page of the corporate world, non-profits are using mergers to help more people.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/06/2011

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