Category Archives: San Francisco

Community Technology Network

Community Technology Network (CTN) works to bridge the digital divide through programs that support and enhance digital literacy in the Bay Area’s most vulnerable neighborhoods. CTN initiates and manages partnerships with organizations that have computer centers to equip low-income San …
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Room to Read

We envision a world in which all children can pursue a quality education, reach their full potential and contribute to their community and the world. To achieve this goal, we focus on two areas where we believe we can have …
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The Beat Within

The Beat Within conducts weekly conversation and writing workshops within Bay Area juvenile halls. Our volunteers, or facilitators, are the ambassadors of The Beat program withing the halls, conducting the workshops and encouraging the youth to participate and write.

International Institute of the Bay Area

For ninety years in Northern California, people have trusted the International Institutes to give fair, accurate, and low cost legal advice on more than fifty USCIS federal government procedures that can move you and your families toward becoming US citizens, …
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Mission Graduates Tutoring Center

Mission Graduates Tutoring Center believe that every child can go to college, and we are working our best to make college a reality. Starting from Kindergarten on, our Tutoring Centers infuse college-messaging into our curriculum to help students believe that …
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San Francisco Architectural Heritage/Haas-Lilienthal

The Haas-Lilienthal House is an historic house museum and landmark located in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. The house is maintained by SF Architectural Heritage. There are several gardens adjacent to the House that require extensive care and …
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SF Ocean Edge

SF Ocean Edge supports the protection of the habitat and parkland in the western end of Golden Gate Park. We are currently working to protect the park from an urbanized soccer complex and to provide alternatives for the location of …
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San Francisco Suicide Prevention

San Francisco Suicide Prevention is the oldest community-based telephone crisis center in the United States. Founded in 1962 by a journalist from the British Broadcasting Corporation, the organization adopted a crisis management model developed by the Samaritans Centers in Great …
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Warm Wishes

Warm Wishes creates a personal relationship between our volunteers and the street community when once a year volunteers distribute 5,000 “Street Packs” or backpacks stuffed with new, warm gloves, scarves, hats, wool socks and rain ponchos to homeless men and …
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Alisa Ann Rush Burn Foundation

The Alisa Ann Ruch Burn Foundation (AARBF) is a California-based nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing burns and fires and providing services to those who have been affected by a burn injury