NFL Offers LGBT Businesses Opportunity During Bay Area’s Super Bowl 50 FestivitiesIn a new program being rolled out this week, the NFL is expanding its outreach to include LGBT businesses for contracting opportunities during the 50th anniversary Super Bowl.
San Francisco Supervisors Approve $1.4 Million In Homeless OutreachA San Francisco Supervisors' committee held another hearing Wednesday on homelessness; the same week the full board approved $1.4 million for the city’s homeless outreach.
Phil Matier: Officials Concede Little Progress On San Francisco Homelessness Despite Massive SpendingSan Francisco is spending about $458,000 per day to house and help homeless people—that’s $34 a day per homeless person. The annual $167 million price tag is $20 million more than the operations budget for the Children, Youth and Family Services department, $6.3 million more than for Public Works and $3.8 million more than for Recreation and Park.
BART Hires Employee To Seek Out Homeless, Find Them HelpThe homeless often make their way to BART stations, platforms and trains, but the agency has taken steps to reach out to them by hiring a crisis intervention coordinator and mental health liaison.
Bay Area Cold Snap Rough On San Francisco's HomelessThursday was a busy night for San Francisco's homeless outreach team, which was encouraging people to find shelter from the chilly weather.
Rep. Pelosi, Mayor Lee Meet With SF Homeless Vets At Outreach EventDemocratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee attended a homeless veterans outreach event in the city Wednesday as part of a nationwide initiative to help raise awareness about the services available to them.
Kids Handling Guns At Santa Rosa Festival Prompts CriticismA display by a police Special Weapons and Tactics team at a community event in Santa Rosa has prompted criticism and discussion over the appropriateness of allowing children to handle guns.
California Gets Jump Start On Federal Health Care ReformThe state of California is trying to get a head start on implementing an important phase of federal health care reform known as the Health Benefit Exchange.
Outreach for Homeless at Transbay Terminal
Basketball Legends Reach Out to Bayview