charity

25 Sep 2018

We wanna send you to this year’s TNDC Pool Toss!

Win a chance to dunk local dignitaries into the pool at the Phoenix Hotel! In fact, everybody into the pool! That’s a welcome invitation for some of San Francisco’s leading luminaries, who’ll dunk for dollars at the 26th Annual Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) Pool Toss. The ever popular pool-party-with-a-purpose

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18 Sep 2018

now you can donate to awesome charities via text

There are a lot of ways you can be charitable. How many times has the cashier at some random store asked if you wanted to add a dollar onto your sale to fight cancer? Our Facebook feeds are filled with GoFundMe’s and friends setting up charity donations in lieu of

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18 Jul 2018

Anonymous Millionaire Gives Entire Fortune to SF Nonprofit

An extreme act of charity has hopes of remaking the San Francisco social services landscape. One businessperson has just donated their entire fortune — and all their possessions — to a philanthropic nonprofit dedicated to helping San Francisco’s neediest and homeless residents. The individual has to remain anonymous until various transactions

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07 Dec 2017

How To Help Victims of the Southern California Fires

Wildfires continue to devastate areas of Southern California, as of December 7th over 200,000 people in Ventura and Los Angeles Counties have been forced to evacuate, and many of them are in need of help.  If you know anyone in the affected areas, think about reaching out to them.  There

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25 Apr 2017

Cover Album Benefits the ACLU

Sixteen awesome indie and punk artists banded together for this charitable covers compilation that includes the songs of Tom Petty, Green Day, Rick Astley, and many more timeless musicians (try listening to Never Gonna Give You Up) and not get it stuck in your head). We all enjoy quality renditions

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cupids undie run san francisco
26 Jan 2017

Taking Your Pants Off for Charity

Cupid’s Undie Run is two things: The opportunity to raise and/or donate money to charity, the Children’s Tumor Foundation, and fund research to end neurofibromatosis. The chance to party with thousands of coeds running in their underwear through the streets of over three dozen cities on Valentine’s weekend. Sounds like

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01 Dec 2015

Mark Zuckerberg Announces Pledge to Give Away 45 Billion Dollars!

It’s a dark time in San Francisco. Our fellow neighbors are being priced out left and right due to the housing crisis, tripping over the homeless and their excrement is common place, and our once vibrant city that used to be a welcoming beacon of hope, has become a divided techpocalypse full of tension

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19 Sep 2014

The Down and Dirty History of the Folsom Street Fair

Folsom Street Fair was not always welcomed in SF with city-sponsored banners all over Market St. The Folsom Street Fair didn’t used to be called the Folsom Street Fair, it used to be an outlaw, anti-gentrification event and it was definitely not sanctioned by SF City Hall. The origins and

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