21st Annual Hand to Hand Online Auction

Welcome to Project Open Hand’s online auction!  Here’s your opportunity to bid on more than 30 fabulous packages, while supporting our efforts to provide meals with love.  Good luck! Rules and Guidelines: Please type your complete name, phone number, item … Continue reading

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Grounded by the Hunger Challenge

by Kevin Winge, Project Open Hand Executive Director The first time I met Donald on Polk Street in the Tenderloin neighborhood of San Francisco, he told me he was psycho. The next time I talked with him, he insisted he … Continue reading

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The Nutritious and Delicious Super Food

Known as the “mother grain” and for its nutrient richness, quinoa should be included in every diet! It’s tasty and healthy! Not many people have ever tried quinoa (pronounced KEEN-wah) or even heard of it, but this super food is … Continue reading

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10th Annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer San Francisco Raises $4.8 Million

10th Annual Avon Walk for Breast Cancer San Francisco Raises $4.8 Million Nearly 2,200 Women and Men Participate in the 39.3 Mile Walk; Grants Awarded to Ten Local Breast Cancer Organizations  San Francisco, CA, July 8, 2012 – The 10th … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why You Should Eat LENTILS!

Lentils are a “super food” that Project Open Hand includes in nutritious meals, which help our clients fight illness and cope with the challenges of aging. Here are 5 reasons you should eat more lentils: 1)   PROTECT YOUR DIGESTIVE SYSTEM – high … Continue reading

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Important News about Project Open Hand

Dear Friends, I write to you today to share important information about Project Open Hand. I’m sure it is no surprise to you that Project Open Hand, like many other nonprofit organizations, has been under enormous pressure over the last … Continue reading

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Serving Justice Together, One Meal at a Time

There are many injustices in the world today, but the disparities in the current food system are a top-offender. Unhealthy school lunches, skyrocketing prices of healthy food, the affordability of fast-food and its pervasiveness in low-income and minority neighborhoods…these issues … Continue reading

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Kiss Me, I’m Irish!

St. Patrick’s Day is almost here!  Here are some fun facts to impress your friends with: 1. There are 36 million U.S. residents with Irish ancestry, which is almost nine times the population of Ireland! 2. The phrase, “Drowning The … Continue reading

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Share Your Feedback!

What are your reasons for supporting Project Open Hand?  I’d like to hear from you.  Please take a moment to answer a few short questions and give us your feedback to help us better serve our community.  Many thanks, Kevin … Continue reading

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Project Open Hand Continues to Green Operations through a Windows Retro-fit Project

Your are invited to a special open house on Wednesday, March 7th from 10-11am at our 730 Polk Street location to see our window retro-fit project in process.  Representatives from Project Open Hand and Environmental Window Solutions, LLC. will be present for … Continue reading

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