TIPPING POINT EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND REACHES $30 MILLION FOR NORTH BAY FIRE RECOVERY

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>

$23 MILLION RAISED FOR TIPPING POINT EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND

100% of Funds from Band Together Bay Area Concert Tickets &amp; Tipping Point Community Donors Goes to Organizations Supporting Low-Income Communities Impacted by North Bay Fires SAN FRANCISCO (November 10, 2017) — Today, Tipping Point announced $23 million has been raised for low-income communities hit hardest by the North Bay fires. Last night’s Band Together Bay Area &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/23-million-raised-for-tipping-point-emergency-relief-fund">Continued</a>

Dead & Company, Raphael Saadiq and Rancid Added to Band Together Bay Area Concert

Lineup​ ​also includes Metallica, Dave Matthews and G-Eazy. Tickets on sale to the public Friday, October 27 at 10am SAN FRANCISCO (October 26, 2017) — Band Together Bay Area, a coalition of business and community leaders supporting North Bay firestorm recovery and rebuilding, continues to gain momentum with confirmation of three additional artists for their benefit concert taking &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/dead-company-raphael-saadiq-and-rancid-added-to-band-together-bay-area-concert">Continued</a>

Not Content to Count

By Jamie Austin At Tipping Point, we believe that on the path out of poverty, there are key milestones we can measure to track an individual’s success. We value long-term outcomes and meaningful data and have developed a set of core metrics to help our grantee organizations measure these important indicators. Jamie Austin is the &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/not-content-to-count">Continued</a>

#SFGivesBack: Okta breaks down barriers to the tech sector

Over the next few weeks, SF Gives companies are partnering with Tipping Point grantees to host a series of workforce development events, ranging from job shadow days to career panels. The events are intended to highlight the important role Bay Area companies can play in developing our local workforce. We’ll cover these events on Medium &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/sfgivesback-okta-breaks-down-barriers-to-the-tech-sector">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>

Tipping Point raises $16 million in record-breaking evening

SAN FRANCISCO — Last night, more than 1,200 people came together to fight poverty in the Bay Area at Tipping Point Community’s 11th annual Benefit. The event raised $16 million, which will go to the most effective non-profits in education, housing, employment and family wellness across the Bay Area. Tipping Point’s Board of Directors funds 100% of &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/tipping-point-raises-16-million-in-record-breaking-evening">Continued</a>

The Difference a Teacher Makes

We added New Teacher Center, a pioneer in the field of teacher development, to the Tipping Point portfolio this summer. Read on for a look at why we invest in this groundbreaking work. Most of us can call up the names and faces of our best teachers. We remember the ones who initiated us into &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/news/the-difference-a-teacher-makes">Continued</a>