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SF's Fishing Industry Devastated by Pier 45 Warehouse FireSF’s Fishing Industry Devastated by Pier 45 Warehouse Fire
By - posted 5/27/2020
Bay Area Updates, Healing

Thankfully no one was injured or killed, but SF Gate and KRON4 reported the sad news that the Warehouse fire has left San Francisco’s fishing industry devastated. The massive fire erupted before dawn Saturday on San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf wiped out the warehouse the size of a football field near the end more...

"Heroes Fund" for Essential Frontline Workers?“Heroes Fund” for Essential Frontline Workers?
By - posted 4/9/2020
Healing

Could additional money for our nation’s essential workers be coming? “Not all heroes wear capes,” some wear scrubs, uniforms, aprons, hard hats, headsets to answer emergency calls, others carry mops and cleaning materials, while some drive ambulances, trucks and collect our garbage, others you can see in your nearby groceries, more...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Donates $1 Billion for COVID-19 Relief WorldwideTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey Donates $1 Billion for COVID-19 Relief Worldwide
By - posted 4/9/2020
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Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter, took to Twitter to announce that he’s donating $1 billion to fund global COVID-19 relief. The founder of Twitter and Square said he was putting nearly a third of his total wealth toward the effort. He’s formed a LLC to fund relief for all those in more...

Grace Cathedral's Yoga on the Labyrinth Virtual ClassesGrace Cathedral’s Yoga on the Labyrinth Virtual Classes
By - posted 4/8/2020
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Looking for your moment of zen? Yoga on the Labyrinth‘s usual Tuesday night classes inside Grace Cathedral are on hold until further notice, but you can still find your peace with a mindfulness meditation taught by its yoga teacher Darren Main in the comfort of your home. To keep the practice strong, more...

Landmarks Around the World Light Up As Sign of Hope & ThanksLandmarks Around the World Light Up As Sign of Hope & Thanks
By - posted 4/3/2020
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Landmarks around the world are lighting up with messages of hope and giving thanks to those working on the front lines during the pandemic. Brazil proudly lit up with flags of countries around the world on Christ the Redeemer, the Matterhorn (yes, the real mountain) in Switzerland had an epic light more...

Bay Area Museums Send Each Other Virtual BouquetsBay Area Museums Send Each Other Virtual Bouquets
By - posted 3/29/2020
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Museums around the world have shut their doors as we collectively fight against COVID-19. As a little pick-me-up, museums are sending each other iconic bouquets from their collections on social media. This fun viral trend has caught on with hundreds of museums around the world paying it forward and sending more...

Santa Clara Convention Center Turns Into Our Newest HospitalSanta Clara Convention Center Turns Into Our Newest Hospital
By - posted 3/28/2020
Healing

The Bay Area has a new temporary hospital. In preparation for the surge of COVID-19 patients, the California Air National Guard has transformed the Santa Clara Convention Center into a temporary medical facility. The makeshift hospital can accommodate up to 250 patients who have tested positive for the virus, but are more...

How to Help SeniorsHow to Help Seniors
By - posted 3/19/2020
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The outbreak of COVID-19 has put our seniors and those with compromised immune systems at greater risk. We encourage you to please check on your at-risk loved ones in this time to see if they need anything. See if you can place an online grocery order for them or drop off more...

How to Help Kincade Fire VictimsHow to Help Kincade Fire Victims
By - posted 11/1/2019
Healing

Here are just a few of the ways how you can help the victims of the North Bay fires and how you can help the region recover. We hope you consider volunteering or donating. What to Donate / What NOT to Donate If you’d like to support disaster victims, emergency responders suggest more...

SF's Free Museum Days Due to Fires | Through Nov. 1SF’s Free Museum Days Due to Fires | Through Nov. 1
By - posted 10/31/2019
Healing

Due to the fires and the air quality in the Bay Area, several museums are offering free admission to help people cope. Please note some museums are free for all, while others are just for people in mandatory evacuation areas. Thanks to KQED for the tip off. Free San Francisco Museums more...

Goodbye Mayor Ed Lee
By - posted 12/12/2017
Healing

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passed away early Tuesday morning of an apparent heart attack.  Supervisor London Breed has taken over as acting Mayor. According to the SFGate flags at City Hall are flying at half-staff. Our thoughts go out to his family and we wish the mayor bon voyage. We’ll look for more...

$49 Metallica Fire Benefit Concert Tix on Sale Friday
By - posted 10/25/2017
Healing

Metallica is headlining Band Together Bay Area, a benefit concert at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Thursday, November 9, 2017 to assist the families impacted by the fires and show our immense appreciation to the thousands of first responders who have been working tirelessly since the fires began. Tickets starting more...

North Bay Fire Benefits
By - posted 10/18/2017
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Here’s just a few of the ways how you can help the victims of the tragic North Bay fires and how you can help the region recover. We hope you consider volunteering, donating and attending one of the many benefits. This is by no means an exhaustive list – Funcheap focuses more...

How to Help the Fire Victims
By - posted 10/13/2017
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Here’s just a few of the ways how you can help the victims of the tragic North Bay fires and how you can help the region recover. We hope you consider volunteering, donating and attending one of the many benefits. This is by no means an exhaustive list – Funcheap focuses more...

Pier 39’s Fire Victim Fundraiser Party
By - posted 10/11/2017
Healing

In light of the devastation and loss of life caused by North Bay wildfires, they are turning the Birthday Bash into a Party with a Purpose. There will be great music, entertainment, and the American Red Cross will be accepting donations to help those affected by the North Bay fires. Donations more...