Good Neighbor Tweets of the Week: June 3-9


Some of the Bay Area’s best neighbors are tweeting a treasure trove 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, June 3

GLIDE @glidesf

“I just think what they do is extraordinary,” Warren Buffett (on GLIDE). #BuffettAuction begins live on #eBay

Amy Jussel @ShapingYouth

NYT: Super-sized soda “gigantic enough for a small marine mammal to do laps in” Nanny state or Necessary? #kids #health

Save The Bay (SF) @saveSFbay

Test your Bay knowledge and play Battle for the Bay!

Monday, June 4

The SF Foundation @tsff

We’re proud to be the first funder of @HPP_SF‘s incredible work and vision! via @TheBayCitizen

Salvation Army SF @SalvationArmySF

VIDEO: Check out the second installment of the new #SalvationArmy #SanFrancisco “Street Team” series #IDoTheMostGood

ARC Silicon Valley @SV_RedCross

Last night, volunteers responded to a double header. 2 single family house fires. one right after the other, within a mile of each other.

Housing 1000 @Housing1000

Pizarro: Recovery Cafe brewing at San Jose’s First Christian Church – San Jose Mercury News

Tuesday, June 5

lisa @helpamotherout @helpamotherout

Hey #SFBay peeps, join us at KidsBash 6/30, the *only* street fair dedicated to kids under 10 #SF #BayArea

Bay_Area_UW @Bay_Area_UW

Expert $ Advice is a Phone Call Away: Call the 211 Financial Advice Line on 6/12, 4-8pm to speak w. financial pros

InnVision @InnVisionHome

Good news – San Jose is going to stop throwing away the personal belongings of homeless people living near the…

Wednesday, June 6

SHFB @2ndharvest

Big-hearted, iron-packed artichokes are among our seasonal favorites! #WarehouseWednesday

The Bay Citizen @TheBayCitizen

We’re seeking your local heroes – suggest a Change Agent for our new series!

United Way SV @UnitedWaySV

Are you free on Thursday June 21 for a Day of Action? #volunteer #sanjose #siliconvalley #2012Action

Thursday, June 7

Homeless Connect SF @PHCSF

Homework. New Teachers. New classmates. They have enough to worry about. Sponsor a child’s backpack. #PHCbackpacks

Tuolumne River Trust  @TuolumneRiver

1 week from now — come celebrate the Tuolumne River and riverside communities with families from our Nature &…

United Way SV @UnitedWaySV

8 min can make our community a better place? What are your concerns? #siliconvalley Pls take survey now

Friday, June 8

SVLG @SVLeadershipGrp

Checked to see if your home has basic insulation? Lots of people who want to be greener forget this basic step. Dian Grueneich #svlgenergy

Manny Hernandez @askmanny

Let’s all help Riva @DiabetesStories with her book on #Diabetes Do’s and How To’s!


EHC LifeBuilders @EHCLifeBuilders

Children experiencing homelessness are sick 4 times more often than other children.

Saturday, June 9

Homeless Connect SF @PHCSF

Have a laundry cart that you don’t use any more? Donate it to PHC and you can make someone’s day a little bit easier. #PHCdailyneed

Save The Bay (SF) @saveSFbay

Trash harms Bay wildlife like seals and porpoises and clogs precious wetlands. Help us keep trash out of the Bay.

Mike Fox, Jr. @goodwillsvceo

Need a job? We post open GWSV positions on our website every week: #Goodwill