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>

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>

San Francisco Mayoral Front-Runners Unify Around Bold Goal to Reduce Homelessness

Tipping Point Community Secures Pledge from Leading Mayoral Candidates to Create 1,000 Homes in their First Year for Homeless San Franciscans SAN FRANCISCO (May 4, 2018) — Today, Tipping Point Community, a regional non-profit that works to break the cycle of poverty in the Bay Area, announced it has asked each of the candidates for mayor in &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/san-francisco-mayoral-front-runners-unify-around-bold-goal-to-reduce-homelessness">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>

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/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-emergency-relief-fund-reaches-30-million-for-north-bay-fire-recovery">Continued</a>

5 Tips for Talking with Your Child about Homelessness

Photo by Travis Jensen (@travisjensen) From Martha Ryan, Founder + Executive Director of the Homeless Prenatal Program 2 in 5 families in the Bay Area cannot afford their basic needs. This reality is difficult to comprehend as adults, let alone broach the topic of such vast disparity with our children. How do we pass along our &hellip; <a href="https://tippingpoint.org/thought-leadership/blog/5-tips-for-talking-with-your-child-about-homelessness">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/thought-leadership/blog/tipping-point-announces-2017-annual-awards-breakfast-honorees">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>