UC Hastings mural aims to promote equality, non-violence [Hoodline]

The UC Hastings College of the Law building at the corner of Golden Gate Avenue and Hyde Street is the canvas for a new mural dedicated to promoting peace and understanding.

The installation, titled "The Unbound," is a continuation of an in-studio series muralist Faith XLVII has been working on recently to address humanitarian crises in the U.S. and abroad. Read the full article on Hoodline.

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TLCBD Clean Team Stats for June 2018

In June of 2018, the TLCBD Clean Team removed 35,385 pounds of trash from the district. In addition, our team members properly sanitized for 149 instances of human/animal waste and properly disposed of 1,935 syringes. Call the Clean Team at 415-385-5490 or send us a clean request online.

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Join the 'Tenderloin: Stay Rooted' mural celebration August 29

Have you noticed the new Turk Street mural? CounterPulse, along with Twin Walls Mural Company, recently completed the project titled, Tenderloin: Stay Rooted. The project was funded with support from the San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development, the Mid Market Business Association, and Group i.

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The Commons Block Party Series is back for 2018!

The Civic Center Block Parties are back! On July 19, enjoy FREE performances by live bands curated by Another Planet Entertainment, a full bar serving wine, beer and craft cocktails, and a rotating selection of street food curated by Off the Grid, and “Beach” volleyball by SF Social.

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Just days in office, SF Mayor London Breed leads Tenderloin tour, speaks at GLIDE

As reported by SF Chronicle and various media outlets, San Francisco Mayor London Breed made time within her second day in office to tour the Tenderloin. The visit, according the Chronicle, was unscheduled without no prep from cleaning crews or law enforcement, thus providing an unfiltered look at what many experience in the Tenderloin on a daily basis.

In addition to the impromptu Tenderloin tour, Mayor Breed spoke at GLIDE church as part of their Sunday service to announce the demonstration of an educational opportunity for those interested in learning more about safe injection sites. The demonstration site will be held at GLIDE during the end of August. To learn more or schedule a tour, visit the Safer Inside website here.

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Tenderloin Arts LIVE, a monthly Tenderloin arts listing

Welcome to Tenderloin Arts LIVE, a collection of monthly Tenderloin arts events sourced from organizations, individuals, and venues from the neighborhood. Want to submit your events for next month’s listing? Fill out the submission form here.

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A BIG thank you to our recent Safe Passage volunteers!

Volunteering with Safe Passage not only helps to build a culture of safety in the Tenderloin, it is a direct impact experience that will not only have you feeling good about yourself, but offers a chance to connect with Tenderloin residents and families, changing how you experience the neighborhood.

In addition to volunteering with Safe Passage, we are always willing to work with with you to develop a volunteer experience that best utilizes your skills and aspirations including in-kind pro bono services.

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