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Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerGreg Gopman

Redemption song: SF entrepreneur goes from goat to champion of homeless

Greg Gopman stood near a homeless encampment in San Francisco on Monday…

 

mike koozmin/2014 s.f. examiner file photoGary

Poverty in perspective: 10,000 homeless households flood SF public-housing waitlist over six days

The challenge San Francisco faces in its quest to end poverty recently…

 

Doniece Sandoval has launched an IndieGoGo campaign to raise $75

Successful SF homeless shower bus Lava Mae looks to expand

A Muni bus that was retrofitted to provide sanitation stations for homeless…

 

SF backs project to house homeless veterans

More homeless veterans could have a roof over their heads in downtown…

Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner11 year old Julius Barnes and his mother 52 year old Stephanie Stinson are staying in the Hamilton Family center located in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood while searching for an affordable place to call home.

With spending on homeless revealed, SF can now smartly analyze data

The news of how much San Francisco spends each year on programs…

Mike Koozmin/SF Examiner11 year old Julius Barnes and his mother 52 year old Stephanie Stinson are staying in the Hamilton Family center located in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood while searching for an affordable place to call home.
Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoAbout 5 percent of people in supportive housing get evicted

SF’s latest housing problem: Evictions of formerly homeless residents

Many in San Francisco have decried the rise in evictions in the…

Mike Koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoAbout 5 percent of people in supportive housing get evicted
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SF has a chance to truly help people living on the streets

The issue of people living on the streets of San Francisco has…

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Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerAccording to Supervisor Mark Farrell

A renewed focus on SF’s homeless population

Affordability and the high cost of living in San Francisco have dominated…

Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerAccording to Supervisor Mark Farrell

After holidays, S.F. meal kitchens at their neediest

The holidays are nearly over, and the leftovers are in the fridge.…

After holidays, S.F. meal kitchens at their neediest

The holidays are nearly over, and the leftovers are in the fridge.…

Courtesy of Rene Cazenave ApartmentsThe Community Housing Partnership is opening a new building to formerly homeless people.

Former homeless residents moving into SF homes

Thirty-two formerly homeless people will be moving into a newly completed apartment…

Courtesy of Rene Cazenave ApartmentsThe Community Housing Partnership is opening a new building to formerly homeless people.
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Bayview has a high number of homeless people

Fight over homeless shelter in Bayview coming to a head

Mother Brown's Kitchen has been feeding and helping homeless people in the…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Bayview has a high number of homeless people
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File photoThe Board of Supervisors passed a ban on oversize vehicles parking overnight on certain streets

Expansion of SF oversize vehicle ban needs to come with homeless outreach services

The good news: The ban on oversize vehicles parking on certain streets…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. Examiner File photoThe Board of Supervisors passed a ban on oversize vehicles parking overnight on certain streets
If the park closure proposal becomes law

San Francisco park closure proposal moves forward

Time may be running out to legally enjoy San Francisco’s city parks…

If the park closure proposal becomes law
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJason Kellerman at his poker company office

S.F. homeless numbers flat but more living on streets

There are more people with mental illnesses, substance-abuse problems and physical disabilities…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJason Kellerman at his poker company office
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerGum Gee Lee and Poon Heung Lee stand in the doorway of the Jackson Street home where they've raised seven children and which they will soon be forced to leave. The family

San Francisco family homeless shelter plan blasted

A plan to make it more difficult for families to enter a…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerGum Gee Lee and Poon Heung Lee stand in the doorway of the Jackson Street home where they've raised seven children and which they will soon be forced to leave. The family