The Broadview

Serving the homeless

Freshmen Sarah El-Qadah, Gabrielle Gudio, Nigel
Burris and Amy Phipps prepare sandwiches in the Columbus Room
at Stuart Hall. One Less Hungry meets to pack lunches on Sundays
once a month.
One Less Hungry prepares lunches for those in need
February 7, 2018

As the cost of living in San Francisco continues to spiral upward, the city’s homeless population is swelling, compelling a group of students to lighten some of the burden for those living on the streets...

Club decorates care packages

Sophomore Ixchel Boivin, Victoria Berhart and juniors Erika Wong and Sarah Mahnke-Baum, meet in the Art Room during lunch to decorate care packages. Necessities such as socks, underwear, hats, gloves and books were placed in the packages.
December 15, 2016

The Hearts and Hands service club decorated care packages for a homeless shelter during their meeting today in preparation for the packages' distribution this weekend. “This Saturday, we are having...

Service club fundraises with hot chocolate sale

Sophomores prepare to sell hot chocolate during lunch in the Gallery. The sale raised money for the Service to the Homeless club, who will buy Christmas presents for some of San Francisco's homeless.
November 30, 2016

Sophomores Kelly Chan, Madeline Furey Peters and Sydney Marquez organized a hot chocolate sale in the Gallery today during lunch. The sophomores sold the hot chocolate to raise money for the Service...

City’s homeless benefit from 1-to-1 contact

One of San Francisco’s 6,686 known homeless resident sleeps on Webster at California Street, part of the designated walking route between CSH and Stuart Hall HS, on Monday morning. Students are getting involved with helping homeless individuals through volunteer work and on-campus programs.
Outreach programs offer students opportunities for making connections with locals in need.
October 1, 2015

While most San Franciscans cross the street when one of the 6,686 homeless ask for money or food, some students are taking action to help the problem. “I think St. Anthony’s is perfect for people...

Homeless youth overlooked by city

December 16, 2009

Zoe Newcomb News Editor San Francisco is known for the Golden Gate Bridge, bone-chilling summer fog, the Seven Painted Ladies and cultural diversity. It’s also known for the widespread homelessness...

Increasing need puts stress on SF Food Bank

Volunteers Doris Greene and Pamela Newman help package food. The San Francisco Food Bank distributes food to over 600 Bay Area community programs.
October 30, 2009

Jovel Quierolo Managing Editor Requests for assistance from the San Francisco Food Bank are up 20 percent this year, and although it is responding with more products and produce than ever, with...

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