Community

Crisis and Community: an outreach team with St. John's delivers food to the Bayview
Keith Menconi/KCBS Radio
Keith Menconi
May 12, 2020 - 12:36 pm
In our new special series “Crisis and Community," KCBS Radio is highlighting stories of solidarity in San Francisco's Bayview District during this pandemic. In part one , Melissa Culross reported on the deep sense of neighborhood pride. Today in part two, reporter Keith Menconi tells us about the...
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East Bay artist Rachel Sadd shifts to sewing, donating masks
Rachel Sadd
Melissa Culross
May 05, 2020 - 10:52 am
An East Bay artist is using her talents to get face masks to people who need them.
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Samaritan House volunteer, Rita
Vicky Stein/ Samaritan House Facebook
Margie Shafer
April 13, 2020 - 4:26 pm
Elected officials rolled up their sleeves and spent time at Samaritan House on Pacific Boulevard in San Mateo, a charity leading the fight against poverty on the Peninsula and in the South Bay.
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Bay Area kids go teddy bear hunting during shelter in place
Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
Matt Bigler
April 08, 2020 - 2:08 pm
Have you noticed teddy bears in your community? More and more Bay Area neighborhoods seem to be joining in an international phenomenon giving kids something to do during the shelter-in-place.
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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.
Doug Sovern/KCBS Radio
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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Ken Jeong arrives at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards - Day 1 held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA on Saturday, September 10, 2016. (Photo By Sthanlee B. Mirador) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
Ken Jeong (Photo credit: Sthanlee B. Mirador/Sipa USA)
May 07, 2018 - 10:07 am
Ken Jeong's medical degree is nothing to laugh at.
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