Latest St. Anthony Foundation Stories

2011-05-04 13:13:00

Celebration highlights 10-year partnership with USF SAN FRANCISCO, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Tenderloin Technology Lab (TTL), San Francisco Tenderloin's only computer lab dedicated to giving homeless and low-income clients access to technology and helping them get jobs, is proud to debut a newly-refurbished home on the third floor of St. Anthony Foundation. Craigslist founder Craig Newmark, a generous supporter of the program, will speak at the unveiling on Thursday, May...

2011-04-07 17:56:00

SF Giants Inspire Community Support by Serving Monumental Meal SAN FRANCISCO, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As area nonprofits brace for continued budget cuts and a potential housing setback for veterans, St. Anthony Foundation prepares to serve its 37 millionth meal. Between 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 12, St. Anthony's will 'momentarily pause' the usual service to honor the significant moment with San Francisco Giants players, celebrating a 'giant' contribution...

2009-11-09 16:38:00

VA Institutes 5 Year Plan to End Homelessness, but Homeless Veterans Still In Need Today SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While some may be attending parades or taking a day off to honor veterans, many veterans themselves will be spending Veterans Day struggling to secure food and housing. From 10:30 am - 12:30 pm, representatives from Swords to Plowshares, the Veterans Health Administration, and St. Anthony Foundation will be reaching out to homeless vets who are in need...

2009-06-09 17:36:00

Increase in Technology Volunteerism Matches Increase in Internet Interest Among Homeless SAN FRANCISCO, June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Employees of Google, the Silicon Valley internet giant, are crossing the chasm to help their Bay Area neighbors by hosting a Neighborhood Computer Help Day in San Francisco's Tenderloin. On Thursday, June 11th, from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Google employees will be volunteering to teach classes and do one-on-one tutoring with homeless and economically...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).