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.

Claire Devereux, Features Editor

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 with grocery donations and free lunches. “I come from a family that had to really work for what they ha...

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.

Anna Doggett, Reporter

December 16, 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 a dinner for 65 homeless men at St. Mark’s [Lutheran Church],” junior Sarah Mahnke-Baum sai...

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.

Emma Hubbard and Caroline Schulberg

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 to the Homeless Club. The sale’s proceeds will purchase mittens, blankets, and socks to be given out to...

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.

Kendra Harvey, Managing Editor

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 to get involved because it is good for one-on-one time, and you talk to them as you eat lunch with t...

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 that blankets the city. Of the 7,000 homeless said to be living on the streets, it’s estimated 1,4...

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 192 pantries citywide and a warehouse bustling daily, food is still not being distributed fast enough in large enough quantities to meet steadily climbin...

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