Community & Charity

Hearts in SF 2020
December 27, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Hearts in SF returns to Oracle Park with a very special evening that you will not want to miss. Get ready to dance the night away with a progressive party that starts just steps from the field. The night will kick off in the Field Club Lounge with creative cocktails, delicious bites, and “only at...
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"Team Stacey" raises money for Alzheimer's research after a surprising diagnosis
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Carrie Hodousek
January 21, 2020 - 4:24 pm
A San Ramon couple is working to raise money to end Alzheimer’s in response to an unexpected diagnosis in the family.
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SF Mayor London Breed Announces City On Track To Meet 1,000 Shelter Bed Goal
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Carrie Hodousek
January 15, 2020 - 4:14 pm
San Francisco officials announced plans to open another navigation center in the city. The new site will include 200 shelter beds, which is enough to surpasss Mayor London Breed’s goal of opening 1,000 beds by the end of 2020.
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Mountain View Deals With Hundreds Of RVs Parking On City Streets
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Jennifer Hodges
January 15, 2020 - 1:27 pm
The number of homeless people in the South Bay who are living out of their cars is skyrocketing, so Santa Clara County supervisors want to open more lots where people can safely reside for the night.
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A homeless encampment near a Home Depot in Oakland on July 23, 2019.
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Holly Quan
January 14, 2020 - 6:30 pm
Governor Gavin Newsom is now suggesting that cities and counties solve homelessness in their areas, or face the consequences.
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Rats have infested a large homeless camp on the Joe Rodota Trail in Santa Rosa, prompting authorities to launch a pest control program in January 2020.
Sonoma County
All News KCBS Radio
January 10, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Sonoma County's top official for dealing with homelessness resigned without explanaiton although there has been reported frustration among others with the status of a huge homeless camp in Santa Rosa.
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Ryan Kyote, a 10 year old in Napa, was named as one of TIME magazine's heroes of 2019 for helping pay off classmates' lunch debts.
Carrie Hodousek/KCBS Radio
Carrie Hodousek
January 09, 2020 - 2:20 pm
The simple gesture of buying pizza in the lunchroom for his classmate put 10-year-old Ryan Kyote of Napa on track to force schools throughout California to change the way poorer children get lunch.
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Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during a news conference at the California justice department on September 18, 2019 in Sacramento.
ustin Sullivan/Getty Images
All News KCBS Radio
January 08, 2020 - 10:29 am
Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered 100 travel trailers and tents as temporary housing on public land for homeless people and said he'll create a $750 million fund to provide other housing relief.
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There was recently a fire in the sprawling homeless camp on the Joe Rodota Trail in Santa Rosa, raising safety fears among neighbors in early 2020.
Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS Radio
Jeffrey Schaub
January 02, 2020 - 10:33 am
Neighbors who live near a sprawling homeless camp in Santa Rosa are increasingly worried about their safety after a propane tank exploded, causing a fire.
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Two homeless mothers have been living in this home in West Oakland, although the investment group that owns the property is trying to evict them.
Tim Ryan/KCBS Radio
All News KCBS Radio
December 30, 2019 - 3:39 pm
Two homeless mothers have temporarily beaten back an eviction attempt brought by the property owners of the vacant West Oakland home they have occupied for six weeks.
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