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San Francisco Veterans Struggle With Life On The Streets; Memories Of Wartime

20 percent of those who enjoy a free meal at St. Anthony’s Diner in San Francisco’s Tenderloin are veterans. KCBS talks to some of the vets this Memorial Day who’ve endured hardships even after the war.


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SF Tech Company Develops App To Access Homeless Services

The first technology company to take advantage of San Francisco’s so-called Twitter tax has unveiled a smart phone app that makes it easier to connect the city’s homeless with social service programs.


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St. Anthony’s Foundation Gears Up For Thanksgiving Amid Increasing Need

With Thanksgiving a day away, local food banks are reporting a surge in turkey donations. In San Francisco, St. Anthony’s Foundation charity managers said the need has grown as well.


An Army veteran gets fitted for a suit at St. Anthony's Foundation in San Francisco as photographers look on. (CBS)

Homeless, Low-Income Veterans Receive Free Suits At SF St. Anthony’s Foundation

In honor of Veteran’s Day Monday, St. Anthony’s Foundation of San Francisco organized a free suit giveaway for the homeless and low-income veterans.


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San Francisco Charities, Volunteers Serve Thousands Of Thanksgiving Meals

Volunteers began chopping, slicing and dicing at San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Church early Thanksgiving morning in the Tenderloin where the church will serve more than 5,000 meals to the poor and homeless.


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

San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Serving More Than Just Homeless On Thanksgiving

The economic downturn has prompted a large number of families and the working poor to seek charity this Thanksgiving holiday.


San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mayor Lee Encourages San Franciscans To Participate In Season Of Giving

San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee is encouraging residents to participate in the Season of Giving so that the less fortunate don’t suffer this Thanksgiving.


USF student volunteers upgrade computer equipment at Tenderloin Technology Lab. (San Francisco Network Ministries/St. Anthony Foundation)

Craigslist Founder, USF Pitch In For Tenderloin Tech Lab

The founder of online classifieds site Craigslist has joined with the University of San Francisco to help equip a computer lab catering to low-income and tech-challenged residents in the city’s Tenderloin District.