Good Neighbor Tweets of the Week: June 10-16


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 10

Save The Bay (SF) @saveSFbay

Our Restoration Education Programs yield positive results for students and the Bay.

Palo Alto Medical @paloaltomedical

Tips to Avoid Dehydration & Heat Related Illnesses in Kids #sunsafety #parenting #healthtips

SVEF @svefoundation

Want to help middle school students get on the college track? Be a tutor in our Stepping Up To Algebra (SUTA) program

Monday, June 11

SanJose Philanthropy @SJCPhilanthropy

It’s time to rethink, reframe, retool. It’s time to #BeFearless. WATCH @CaseFoundation:

Sust. Silicon Valley @SustainableSV

We need move beyond the basics, to understand how paper mills operate, whether our inputs are recycled materials #green

Housing 1000 @Housing1000

“I see our clients getting and keeping employment all the time. You can suffer from mental illness, and still be…

Tuesday, June 12

United Way SV @UnitedWaySV

Join us on Thurs June 21 for a Day of Action? #volunteer #sanjose #siliconvalley #2012Action

SJ Family Shelter @SJFamilyShelter

A healthy diet is key 2 the development of kids. @ SJ Family Shelter, we provide residents w healthy meals, preparing them 4their day.

ARC Silicon Valley @SV_RedCross

Volunteers responded to three separate fire calls last night – helping 13 adults and 3 children.

Wednesday, June 13

Reading Partners @RPsiliconvalley

Reading Partners is hiring for a Development Associate position. Please share with your friends and networks. Thanks!

Stanford Blood Centr @giveblood

Blood types A-neg & O-neg needed! If you’re able to help, please call 888-723-7831 or visit

4others @4others

Behind the scenes in the making of our African Water Project video… watch it now at

Thursday, June 14

ARC Silicon Valley @SV_RedCross

Check out our First Aid app for iPhone and Android, just released today!

Sust. Silicon Valley @SustainableSV

A must have for all Cyclists: DIY wearable turn signals that come on when you lift your arm. #green #sustainability

Our City Forest @OurCityForest

Looking for a fun summer event in San Jose? August 2nd — 6 – 9 PM * Taste for Trees Wine Walk #SanJose #trees

Friday, June 15

EHC LifeBuilders @EHCLifeBuilders

EHC LifeBuilders’ kitchen staff works hard every week to make sure meals served at the BRC are healthy & nutritious.

Housing 1000 @Housing1000

Think we can’t afford to house every homeless man and woman? Turns out, we can’t afford NOT to.

SJ Family Shelter @SJFamilyShelter

#FF for ways you can change your community @idealist @VolunteerMatch & @dosomething

Saturday, June 16

Mike Fox, Jr. @goodwillsvceo

GWSV’s Youth Counseling programs put your donations to work! #Goodwill #donate

Bay Nature @BayNature

Got nature questions? “Ask the Naturalist” – BN columnist Michael Ellis on @KQED Forum rescheduled for Jul 3 at 10am. Mark your calendars!

Habitat Greater SF @HabitatGSF

We’re getting ready to help @Citi celebrate #200YearsCiti w/ 100 volunteers revitalizing parks in SF’s Bayview. Stay tuned for pics & more!