Gov. Newsom and Massachusetts Gov. Baker Make Super Bowl Bets for CharityCalifornia governor Gavin Newsom and Massachusetts governor Charlie Baker are placing a friendly wager on the outcome of the Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams.
Oakland Church Opens Its Doors To The HomelessOakland resident Robert Allums has been homeless for more than a year, living out of his pick-up truck. He’s become accustomed to moving place to place, always on the hunt for somewhere to park and sleep for the night.
Alameda County Sheriff's Department Spearheads Holiday Bicycle Drive For Camp Fire KidsWith Christmas just around the corner, the Alameda County Sheriff's Department has organized a special delivery for the families and children of Paradise who no longer have homes.
A Day Of Giving And Community Across The Bay AreaFrom San Jose to Santa Rosa, churches and community groups opened their doors and provided a Thanksgiving meal for the less fortunate.
2nd Annual UNICEF Gala Gets Underway In San FranciscoUNICEF's Emily Brouwer talks to BAF host Michelle Griego about the second annual UNICEF Gala happening at The Four Seasons, San Francisco.
Bay Area Rapper G-Eazy Pays Visit To San Francisco Homeless Youth CenterLocal rapper G-Eazy is back in the Bay Area for a concert this weekend and is once again giving back to his community.
Ted Cruz Edges Jimmy Kimmel in 'Blobfish' Basketball DuelTexas Sen. Ted Cruz triumphed over TV host Jimmy Kimmel in their much-hyped charity basketball game that Kimmel dubbed the Blobfish Basketball Classic.
New York Attorney General Sues Trump FoundationPresident Donald Trump's foundation served as a personal piggy bank for his businesses, legal bills and presidential campaign, New York's attorney general said as she sued the charity, Trump and three of his children.
San Francisco 'Dream House' Raffle Draws Scrutiny; No Homes Actually AwardedEveryone dreams of winning a huge jackpot that would change their lives, and every year, a San Francisco non-profit holds a high profile raffle with just that kind of jackpot prize: a gorgeous home. But, in this case, the big prize really could be just a dream.
Buffett To Again Auction Private Lunch For Glide FoundationBillionaire Warren Buffett is preparing to auction off another private lunch to raise money for a homeless charity in San Francisco.
Willie Brown's Song-Writing Daughter Releases Fundraising Tune For Wildfire VictimsThe teenage daughter of former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown has joined forces with a Grammy-winning Bay Area producer to create a fundraising song for the victims of California's devastating wildfires.
Whole Foods Presents Customers Donations To SF-Marin Food BankThe spirit of giving filled the air this week as Whole Foods Market officials presented donations collected at their San Francisco and Marin stores during last December's Food for Bay Area Families campaign.