Community & Charity

 cyclist parks his bicycle in front of a business that has the windows covered with plywood on Valencia Street on March 20, 2020 in San Francisco
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All News KCBS Radio
March 30, 2020 - 7:06 pm
The California Peer-Run Warm Line is a non-emergency mental health hotline that pre-dates the pandemic, and is accessible for those who need help handling these unprecedented times.
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Livermore-based nonprofit One Dollar For Life manufacturing face masks
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Keith Menconi
March 26, 2020 - 2:39 pm
The Livermore-based nonprofit One Dollar For Life is hoping to meet the need from healthcare workers for face masks.
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Megan Goldsby
March 25, 2020 - 2:51 pm
A Bay Area doctor is encouraging people to get outside this weekend to exercise and help their community at the same time.
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Members of the California National Guard were activated to support a South Bay food bank that was struggling without volunteers during the coronavirus outbreak on March 24, 2020.
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Keith Menconi
March 24, 2020 - 3:14 pm
The California National Guard Troops summoned by Governor Newsom showed up on Tuesday to assist at the Second Harvest Food Bank in San Jose.
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Author Ayelet Waldman, of Berkeley, and her literary husband Michael Chabon are giving autographed copies of their books to people who donate gear that protects medical workers from coronavirus exposure.
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Doug Sovern
March 24, 2020 - 9:18 am
Authors and spouses Ayelet Waldman and Michael Chabon are trying to help local restaurants and emergency rooms at the same time, in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Second Harvest Food Bank in dire need of volunteers during coronavirus pandemic
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Tim Ryan
March 18, 2020 - 4:53 pm
Food banks around the Bay Area are desperate for volunteers as the coronavirus pandemic limits who can support the organizations.
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The N-Judah line on San Francisco's Muni system runs to Ocean Beach.
Carrie Hodousek/ KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
March 17, 2020 - 11:41 am
KCBS Radio has put together a guide to getting around the Bay Area on mass transit and ride-hailing services during shelter-in-place orders.
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School Closed
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All News KCBS Radio
March 14, 2020 - 4:22 pm
With the growing number of confirmed coronavirus cases globally and in California, many school districts have made the decision to shut schools down for two to three weeks to help stem the spread of the virus.
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Solar panels power "Here There" homeless community in Berkeley
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Matt Bigler
March 12, 2020 - 5:00 am
Homeless encampments are turning to solar panels to get electricity and that is due, in part, to the secondhand market for solar equipment in the Bay Area at places like the Urban Ore salvage yard in Berkeley.
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Solar panels power "Here There" homeless community in Berkeley
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Matt Bigler
March 10, 2020 - 5:00 am
While the Bay Area’s homeless live off the grid, many have still found ways to get power. One homeless camp in Berkeley reflects the creativity fostered by life on the street.
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