Good Neighbor Tweets of the Week: April 29-May 5


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.

Sunday, April 29

Homeless Connect SF  @PHCSF

We need a karate instructor who can lead classes for kids at our July 27th Family Connect. Know anyone who can help? #PHCdailyneed

Habitat Greater SF @HabitatGSF

“After paying rent in February they had $4 left in the bank” – A Mission family, profiled

4others @4others

GOALLLLL! Our volunteers helped us pack 241,056 meals in our 2-day Food 4others MobilePack, exceeding our 225,000 goal! @fmsc_org #sanjose

Monday, April 30

Bay_Area_UW  @Bay_Area_UW

News You Can Use: As More Charities Promote Matching Gifts, Donors Grow Skeptical of Campaign Pleas

San Francisco SPCA  @sfspca

It’s easy to help SF SPCA animals! Text SPCA to 27722 to donate $10 to the San Francisco SPCA. (The small print: charges will appear on…

InnVision @InnVisionHome

We need your help! We are out of much-needed toiletries for our clients, especially razors, lotion, soap,…

Tuesday, May 1

lisa @helpamotherout @helpamotherout

A son just donated in memory of his mom, who passed away last year. These honor gifts always make me cry #fb

SF Food Bank @SFFoodBank

Buy a ticket to see Tony Robbins in SF 7/19-22 and he’ll donate 30 meals to the Food Bank!

Refugee Transitions @reftrans

Celebrate our volunteers and students! Stop by Volunteer and Student Appreciation Night on Tues, May 8! RSVP here:

Wednesday, May 2

Bay Nature @BayNature

New BN story: First state park gets turned over to the locals. All eyes are watching Jack London SP.

My New Red Shoes @MyNewRedShoes

Interesting report on school participation and #homelessness: p

SHFB @2ndharvest

This week we received a donation of 30,000 pounds of yogurt from Dannon! #WarehouseWednesday

Thursday, May 3

Sust. Silicon Valley @SustainableSV

New Water Calculator Helps Identify Ways to Reduce Impact on Local #Water Resources #green #sustainability

Mike Fox, Jr. @goodwillsvceo

Visit to learn about other #Goodwill organizations around the Bay Area!

Housing 1000 @Housing1000

reuniting a grandma with her grandson after 20 years on the street WOW

Friday, May 4

Red Cross Bay Area  @RedCrossBayArea

Proud to be involved with Red Cross Bay Area? Nominate us for the 2012 Volunteer Choice Award – voting ends JUNE 6!

826 Valencia @826_Valencia

We’re so proud of SF Gate’s beautiful profile piece on our very own Nínive Calegari, 826 Valencia’s co-founder!

4others @4others

Drum roll, please… MobilePack 2012 Results & Photos

Saturday, May 5

Salvation Army SF @SalvationArmySF

Last year alone, #SalvationArmy served almost 60 million meals to individuals and families in need.

Save The Bay (SF) @saveSFbay

How many native seedlings did our volunteers plant this season? Click to find out: