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
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'