Good Neighbor Tweets of the Week: April 1-7


Some of the Bay Area’s best neighbors are tweeting all sorts of positive and interesting information. We keep track on our Twitter lists, “Silicon Valley Heroes” and “SF Bay Area Heroes”. If you’re on Twitter and spreading good news, let us know. We might list you in an upcoming “Good Neighbor Tweets of the Week” list.

Here are some top tweets for last week.

Sunday, April 1

The Commute ‏ @WalkTheCommute

It was a beautiful day in Shanghai. so a couple friends and I did a ~4 mile walking loop. We were not alone; it…

Habitat Greater SF ‏ @HabitatGSF

There is a quiet market for homes, but how do you get into that club? @sfgate

Monday, April 2

Bay Nature ‏ @BayNature

Best time of the year to spot a mountain lion? April and May.

Peninsula Family Svc ‏ @PeninsulaFamily

Learn about Start2Save (thru @OpportunityFund) at the orientation on 4/19 at 6p. Call Franklin at 650-403-4300×4105 for more info & to RSVP!

lisa @helpamotherout ‏ @helpamotherout

Sierra LaMar (15 yo girl) was kidnapped from my hometown #MorganHill in March. Pl read & share #CA #SF #LA

Tuesday, April 3

United Way Silicon V@UnitedWaySV

No cost tax help by VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) IRS-trained tax pro’s, if you make $50k or less a year.

Housing 1000 ‏ @Housing1000

Folks at our Care Coordination Project have housed their first client (and then some)!…

Make a Birthday Wish@MakeaBdayWish

Thank you to Pam Marino from goodneighborstories, for writing a wonderful article on us. Check it out…

Wednesday, April 4

Homeless Connect SF ‏ @PHCSF

Barber volunteers and barber stool donations are needed for our events. Know anyone who could help provide haircuts? #PHCdailyneed

Stanford Blood Centr@giveblood

On 5/31 Dr. Ricardo Dolmetsch will discuss “Insights into the Brain of a Child with Autism”. #autism

FCS Silicon Valley@fcservices

Graduation tonight for our Families + Schools Together (FAST) Program. Families have come a long way in 8 wks. Much to celebrate!

Thursday, April 5


Learn about InnVision’s clothing distribution centers and how you can help on the InnVision blog:…

Housing 1000 ‏ @Housing1000

Why is it that in America, the richest country in the world, people literally die of exposure on the street each year? How’re we OK w/ this?

Friday, April 6

Our City Forest@OurCityForest

Our #nursery team posing with our S.V. #Water #Conservation Award for best organization. ~100% recycled water used.

At The Crossroads@ATCSF

A study of people w/ serious mental illness by Calif. public mental health system: 15% were homeless at least once in a 1-year period #FOTD

Saturday, April 7

GreenTown Los Altos ‏ @green_town

Drive Less Challenge – why @Microsoft supports it

ArtSeed ‏ @ArtSeed

The Art-a-thon – an artmaking marathon for a good cause – is in 14 days! Join us April 21st.