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>


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>


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>


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>