Project Homeless Connect

Bobby Johnson, a man currently living in a youth shelter, gets his eyes examined during a Project Homeless Connect event providing homeless persons with medical, legal and personal services (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Project Homeless Connect to go mobile with help from Google

Google has donated $100,000 to Project Homeless Connect, to help fund a…

 

TJ Johnston reports at the most recent Project Homeless Connect gathering. (Courtesy photo)

Amplifying the voices of homeless people

Recently, I was at City Hall to cover a media briefing for…

 

Jackie Juarez gets her hair cut by volunteers during a Project Homeless Connect event providing homeless residents with necessary medical, legal and personal services at Bayview YMCA in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 10, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Searching for solutions at Project Homeless Connect

People at a recent gathering in San Francisco’s Bayview District bandied about…

 

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerDaniel Polk

SF advocate sees opportunity for homeless on social media

It all started when San Francisco resident Daniel Polk walked past the…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerDaniel Polk
Mike Hendrickson/S.F. Examiner file photoMedical and dental care are among the services Project Homeless Connect offers.

Project Homeless Connect event to focus on LGBT population

San Francisco will hold a Project Homeless Connect event Friday for the…

Mike Hendrickson/S.F. Examiner file photoMedical and dental care are among the services Project Homeless Connect offers.
Mike Hendrickson/Special to the S.f. examinerA volunteer hands out groceries at a Project Homeless Connect event at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Wednesday. The project provides needy people with access to groceries and services.

Volunteers celebrate 10 years of Project Homeless Connect

San Francisco’s Project Homeless Connect celebrated 10 years of serving The City’s…

Mike Hendrickson/Special to the S.f. examinerA volunteer hands out groceries at a Project Homeless Connect event at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Wednesday. The project provides needy people with access to groceries and services.
Justin Sullivan/2009 Getty Images file photoNearly one-third of people living on San Francisco streets are LGBT

San Francisco reaching out to LGBT homeless population

Older people with careers and successful lives, in perfect mental health and…

Justin Sullivan/2009 Getty Images file photoNearly one-third of people living on San Francisco streets are LGBT
Courtesy photoVivid images Joe Ramos’ evocative portraits of clients of Project Homeless Connect are on view at the San Francisco Public Library.

Subtle faces of homelessness in ‘Acknowledged’

Since 2006, Joe Ramos has been photographing clients of Project Homeless Connect,…

Courtesy photoVivid images Joe Ramos’ evocative portraits of clients of Project Homeless Connect are on view at the San Francisco Public Library.
Mike Koozmin/The SF examinerHoliday gift: Homeless receive services at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium.

San Francisco Jewish community members lend a hand to the homeless for Hanukkah

Giving back is an integral part of the holiday season — donating…

Mike Koozmin/The SF examinerHoliday gift: Homeless receive services at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium.

Crowd gathers at Bill Graham Auditorium for Project Homeless Connect

Hundreds of homeless people lined up near San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza…