Facing Soaring Demand for Services, SF - Marin Food Bank Calls for VolunteersThe San Francisco-Marin Food Bank is putting out an urgent call for people to help distribute food to a growing number of people who depend on the service.
Glass Fire Evacuees Gather at Napa Hotel for Prayer, Mutual ComfortA prayer service in Napa was held for evacuees of the Glass Fire Saturday as they struggled to deal with the disruption in their lives.
Better Together: Feeding Seniors in NeedSince the pandemic began not many of us have adapted like Adrian Williams who shifted her non-profit from helping young San Francisco children to those in need on the other end of the age spectrum.
South Bay Restaurateur's Generosity Facing Financial Ruin Matched by Community SupportA Los Gatos restaurateur facing pandemic-induced insolvency decided to spend his final days in business making free meals for wildfire victims and firefighters. He didn't expect the response he got from his community.
'So Grateful' - Concord Waiter Stunned To Receive $1,000 Tip In Venmo ChallengeA waiter in Concord is getting much needed help during these tough times by receiving a $1,000 tip, thanks to a challenge on social media.
San Anselmo Group Places Free Mask In Trees For Those In NeedWhile money doesn’t grow on trees, in the Marin County town of San Anselmo, it seems face masks do. Well, almost.
Bay Area Teens Launch 'Lacrosse Against Hunger' To Collect Food Donations During COVID-19 OutbreakOrinda teens Owen Estee and Zach Appel found a way to both teach the sport that they love and help feed people in need when their lacrosse season was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
North Beach Neighbors Band Together to Boost Restaurants' Business With Volunteer DeliveriesRestaurants have been hit hard during the pandemic but one neighborhood in San Francisco is banding together to help them -- perhaps setting an example for the entire Bay Area.
Oldest Living United States Marine Celebrates 105th Birthday in StocktonNot even a pandemic could quash the birthday bash for Maj. Bill White, believed to be the oldest living U.S. Marine, who celebrated turning 105 at his home in Stockton on Friday.
COVID-19 Testing Site Opens in San Francisco's Potrero HillResidents of Potrero Hill worked together to open up a walk-up COVID-19 testing site in their neighborhood.
Sunnyvale Charity Hands Out Backpacks With School Supplies To Needy ChildrenWhile most kids will be learning remotely when they go back to school, some children in need are still lacking essential supplies.
Morgan Hill Goes All-In With Outdoor Dining as Pandemic Wears OnMorgan Hill is feeling the same economic pressures from the pandemic as any other place but this community is showing how much can be accomplished when you embrace change rather than try to resist it.
Oakland Teen's Academic Turnaround Earns Him A New Car For GraduationCastlemont High student Jasin Saunders graduated from one of the toughest high schools in Oakland after he turned his academic record around with help from a special mentor.
South City Pre-Teen Invents Virus-Blocking, 'Safe Touch' Utility DeviceSaturday was officially "Mizan Rupan-Tompkins Day" in San Mateo County. Who is that, you ask? Well, Mizan is an early-teen entrepreneur who's determined to flatten the coronavirus-infection with his killer left (or right) hook.
Castro Valley Girl Launches Facebook Fundraiser to Save Oakland ZooA 6-year-old Castro Valley girl is trying to save the Oakland Zoo, one bracelet at a time.