Safe Passage Senior, Walking Groups Kick Off

Around here, we tend to improve with age. . . On Monday, November 13th, our Safe Passage Senior program partnered with San Francisco Senior Center for a health and fitness walk in the neighborhood. Stay tuned for more updates from our walking groups. Want to partner or attend, contact us.

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Officer Elia is Our Neighborhood Hero this Month, Benefit Planned for 11/29

Officer Elia Lewin-Tankel is our honorary Neighborhood Hero of the Month for November. On Monday, he was transferred Santa Clara Valley Medical Center brain injury unit to continue his recovery. Officers lined an overpass to salute him as he commuted south. A benefit with drinks, silent auction, and music is planned for November 29th and Bill Graham Civic Auditorium.

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Turk Hyde Mini Park Updates, Community Meeting Tonight 11/16

SF Rec and Park hosts a community meeting tonight (11/16) from 6-7:30pm at Boeddeker Park Clubhouse to share concept designs ahead of moving forward with the Turk Hyde Improvement Project. Click here for tonight's flyer. Gentle Movement Class returns 11/20. Continuing Thursdays after Thanksgiving, Faithful Fools Street Ministry brings the Listening Post. They want to hear from you!

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Arts, Culture Thriving in SF's Tenderloin [Beyond Chron]

Beyond Chron looks at the Tenderloin's long surging theater arts scene. But it's about more than what's on stage. At a recent meet and greet held at PianoFight, representatives from several Tenderloin theater and arts organizations along with residents had a chance to talk with and listen to new station Captain Carl Fabbri about their experience in the neighborhood.

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The Times lives on at Tenderloin Museum [SF Chronicle]

SF Chronicle's Caile Millner visits the Tenderloin Museum for their current exhibit, Voice of the Central City: The Tenderloin Times, 1977-94, showcasing the incredible work of the former Pulitzer nominated neighborhood newspaper. Millner writes, "In many ways, that paper’s work is as relevant to San Francisco now as it was when it was being printed."

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TLCBD Clean Team Stats For October 2017

In the month of October, Clean Team responded to 109 hotline calls. You can call the Clean Team at 415-385-5490. Or send us a clean request online. A special recognition to resident and Tenderloin tour guide Pam Coates for alerting our attention to Mona Caron's Windows into the Tenderloin last month. Thanks, Pam!

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Goodwill to move S.F. headquarters to Tenderloin [SF Chronicle]

Goodwill CEO William Rogers tells the Chronicle, “I believe we need to be closer to both the people we serve and the organizations we partner with. . .For Goodwill, it’s coming home. It’s coming back to where we belong.” The new location will be at 750 Post, just a couple blocks north of the TLCBD boundaries.

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