Legal Aid of Sonoma County, Compass Family Services, and College Track recognized at 12th Annual Tipping Point Awards Breakfast SAN FRANCISCO (December 7, 2018) ­­ — Today, Tipping Point Community hosted its 12th Annual Awards Breakfast, honoring standout partners and individuals committed to breaking the cycle of poverty in the Bay Area. The event showcased the work &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-selects-honorees-for-annual-community-award">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Community Raises More than $15 Million at Annual Benefit to Fight Poverty in the Bay…

SAN FRANCISCO (May 4, 2018) — More than 1,000 people joined together for Tipping Point Community’s 12th annual Benefit last night, raising a total of more than $15 million, to support organizations fighting poverty in the Bay Area. The event, that explored connection through a theme of The Common Thread, is the San Francisco Bay Area’s largest &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-community-raises-more-than-15-million-at-annual-benefit-to-fight-poverty-in-the-bay">Continued</a>


Band Together 2 Featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers and Lukas Nelson &amp; Promise of the Real Generates over $4 Million; 100% of Funds Go to Low-Income Communities Hardest Hit SAN FRANCISCO (December 15, 2017) — Today, Tipping Point Community, a non-profit that fights poverty in the Bay Area, announced that it has raised $30 million for its Emergency &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-emergency-relief-fund-reaches-30-million-for-north-bay-fire-recovery">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Announces 2017 Annual Awards Breakfast Honorees

Genesys Works Bay Area, New Teacher Center, On the Move, SHELTER, Inc., and Box recognized for outstanding work in the community; $1 million giving match announced SAN FRANCISCO (December 1, 2017) ­­ — Today, Tipping Point Community hosted its 11th Annual Awards Breakfast in honor of standout partners and individuals committed to breaking the cycle of poverty &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-announces-2017-annual-awards-breakfast-honorees">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Community Releases Additional $3 Million to North Bay Groups for Fire Relief

New Investment Brings Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund Grant Awards to More Than $5 Million to Date SAN FRANCISCO (November 27, 2017) — Tipping Point Community has released more than $5 million to community-based partners supporting low-income communities hit hardest by the fires in the North Bay. The Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund, launched four days after &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-community-releases-additional-3-million-to-north-bay-groups-for-fire-relief">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund

In response to this tragedy, Tipping Point’s CEO + Founder, Daniel Lurie, shared this note with the entire Tipping Point Community. It’s been a devastating week. The fires in the North Bay have taken lives, decimated homes and leveled entire neighborhoods. To serve low-income communities most impacted by this tragedy, we are launching the Tipping &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-emergency-relief-fund">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Steps up with $100 Million Initiative to Reduce Chronic Homelessness by Half

Leading Poverty-Fighting Organization Makes Largest Philanthropic Contribution Ever To Address Homelessness In Partnership with City Contact: P.J. Johnston, (415) 260–8417 Nate Ballard, (415) 235–6283 Marisa Giller, (314) 630–4123 SAN FRANCISCO — Today, Tipping Point Community announced a first-of-its-kind effort to reduce chronic homelessness in San Francisco by half within five years. Tipping Point has set a goal &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-steps-up-with-100-million-initiative-to-reduce-chronic-homelessness-by-half">Continued</a>

Three lessons from R+D

Tipping Point CEO + Founder Daniel Lurie spoke at the NewCo Shift Forum in San Francisco this week, a conference exploring how today’s business leaders navigate rapid technological change and regulatory uncertainty. One thing is for certain in today’s business climate: innovation is a must. Daniel’s presentation explored the importance of incorporating an R+D mindset &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/three-lessons-from-rd">Continued</a>

A Top Prosecutor’s Case for Criminal Justice Reform

Tipping Point’s Robert Joseph speaks with San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón about the intersection of criminal justice reform and the fight against poverty Due primarily to failed polices of the War on Drugs launched in 1971, the U.S. accounts for about 25% of the world’s total prison population, the vast majority of which is &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/a-top-prosecutors-case-for-criminal-justice-reform">Continued</a>

Building momentum: Media and the fight against homelessness

On June 29th, Tipping Point announced our foray into public sector engagement, focusing first on addressing chronic homelessness. This decision coincided with the launch of the SF Homeless Project, a coordinated effort by 80 local media outlets to cover issues related to homelessness in the region. We caught up with Alex Briscoe, Managing Director of &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/building-momentum-media-and-the-fight-against-homelessness">Continued</a>