TIPPING POINT SELECTS HONOREES FOR ANNUAL COMMUNITY AWARD

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>

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>

#FamiliesBelongTogether

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>

Pass the Dream Act Now

“The helping hand and kindness I received from Mission Asset Fund will empower me to keep my education going and support my family for another two years” — Cinthia, DACA scholarship recipient *We first published this piece December 20, 2017, before Congress passed a short-term spending resolution, which expires this Friday. Now, one year after the termination &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/pass-the-dream-act-now">Continued</a>

BAND​ ​TOGETHER​ ​BAY​ ​AREA​ ​RETURNS​ ​FOR​ ​SECOND​ ​CONCERT SUPPORTING​ ​NORTH​ ​BAY​ ​FIRE RELIEF

Concert​ ​Benefitting​ ​Tipping​ ​Point​ ​Emergency​ ​Relief​ ​Fund​ ​to​ ​take​ ​place​ ​December​ ​14​ ​at Bill​ ​Graham​ ​Civic​ ​Auditorium;​ ​Tickets​ ​go​ ​on​ ​sale​ ​December​ ​1​ ​at​ ​10:00​ ​a.m. SAN FRANCISCO (November 28, 2017) — A second Band Together Bay Area benefit concert has been announced to continue the momentum of support for the North Bay after the devastating fires. Band &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/band%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8btogether%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8bbay%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8barea%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8breturns%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8bfor%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8bsecond%e2%80%8b-%e2%80%8bconcert-supporting%e2%80%8b">Continued</a>

YOUTUBE AND TWITTER TO LIVESTREAM BAND TOGETHER BAY AREA CONCERT FOR NORTH BAY FIRE RELIEF

GOOGLE TO MATCH DONATIONS VIA YOUTUBE LIVESTREAM AND TEXT TO GIVE SAN FRANCISCO (November 6, 2017) — Today, Band Together Bay Area, a coalition of business and community leaders supporting North Bay firestorm recovery and rebuilding, announced that YouTube and Twitter will livestream the November 9 Band Together Bay Area concert benefitting North Bay fire relief and ask &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/youtube-and-twitter-to-livestream-band-together-bay-area-concert-for-north-bay-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/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-emergency-relief-fund">Continued</a>

Tipping Point Releases Playbook On Corporate Diversity and Inclusion

Leading poverty-fighting organization collaborates with top Bay Area companies on a guide to hiring people from non-traditional backgrounds SAN FRANCISCO — Today, Tipping Point Community, a leading non-profit fighting poverty in the Bay Area, released The Road to Diversity + Inclusion, a “how-to” guide for creating an inclusive work environment. Based on case studies at companies such &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-releases-playbook-on-corporate-diversity-and-inclusion">Continued</a>