Tipping Point Community Receives $10 Million to Improve Outcomes for Foster Youth

2020 Update: In 2019, Tipping Point launched Better Futures for Foster Youth – a $30 million initiative to improve support and services for transition-aged foster youth in the Bay Area. Read more about our Better Futures Initiative. Grace + Steven Voorhis Contribute Gift to Scale Proven Interventions, Leverage Public Funding, and Create New Solutions for &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-community-receives-10-million-to-improve-outcomes-for-foster-youth">Continued</a>


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/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-selects-honorees-for-annual-community-award">Continued</a>

In Opposition to the “Public Charge” Rule Change

Swearing-in ceremony officiated by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and held at the Community Center in Brentwood, CA — East Bay Times &nbsp; UPDATE January 29, 2020: On Monday, January 26, the Supreme Court ruled the Trump Administration can move forward with a rule to make it harder for immigrants who rely on public assistance to gain &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/in-opposition-to-the-public-charge-rule-change">Continued</a>


48 Non-Profits Supporting Low-Income Fires Survivors Receive Funding Photo Credit: Santa Rosa Press-Democrat SAN FRANCISCO (October 9, 2018) — Today, Tipping Point Community, a non-profit organization working to break the cycle of poverty in the Bay Area, announced it has raised and allocated $33.8 million to organizations supporting low-income communities hit hardest by last year’s deadly fires &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-community-invests-over-33-million-in-2017-north-bay-fire-recovery-efforts">Continued</a>

T Lab + ROC Project Summary

T Lab, Tipping Point’s R+D team, researches, prototypes, and tests new social services in partnership with our grantees and the Bay Area community at large. “[My need for child care has] prevented me from finding employment I’d prefer.” “I had a management position at work and I had to voluntarily demote myself because it wasn’t feasible &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/t-lab-roc-project-summary">Continued</a>

Homelessness Solutions, Partnership and Hope

Tipping Point talks with Dariush Kayhan about the Moving On Initiative, one year in Over the last year, 136 people who had experienced homelessness now have a place to call home, thanks to a program called the Moving On Initiative. Initiated by the Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing (HSH), Moving On is a partnership between &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/homelessness-solutions-partnership-and-hope">Continued</a>

How Tipping Point is easing the burden on low-income drivers

Shrinking ticket fines for those struggling to make ends meet The problem For families living in poverty, any unexpected expense can jeopardize housing, health, and employment. Though we have long suspected that low-income drivers are disproportionately impacted by fines, we now have data to prove it. Thanks in part to a partnership between Tipping Point and &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/how-tipping-point-is-easing-the-burden-on-low-income-drivers">Continued</a>


Since the Trump Administration announced its “zero tolerance” policy in May, over 2,300 children have been separated from their parents and detained, without a clear path to reunification. As grantee leader Dr. Nadine Burke-Harris explains, trauma at an early age can lead to toxic stress and ultimately long-term health consequences. As the American public learned &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/familiesbelongtogether">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Explores New Avenues to Support Working Parents

By: Stephanie Lewis Since 2013, Tipping Point has invested in Research and Development, referred to as R+D, to fill gaps in the non-profit sector and explore new poverty-fighting ideas. Known as T Lab, our R+D team researches and tests innovative social services in partnership with our grantees and the Bay Area community at large. T &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-explores-new-avenues-to-support-working-parents">Continued</a>