Tenant Landlord Clinic Wins Prestigious Award

2020-04-03T06:30:48+00:00Categories: All, Media, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Helping renters keep their homes is key to maintaining the fabric of a neighborhood. An innovative housing clinic in the Lower Polk District of San Francisco designed to prevent homelessness has won the prestigious Downtown Achievement Pinnacle Award from the International Downtown Association (IDA). And partial thanks goes to two UC Hastings alumni who [...]

No Place Like Home

2020-04-03T06:31:07+00:00Categories: All, Eviction, Media, News|Tags: , , , , , |

Every eviction creates utter chaos and trauma for the people being evicted. I know; I was evicted. It was abrupt and unexpected. It took time to get an affordable rental again. Afterward, it got me thinking. Why couldn’t there be a resource all in one place where I could get information, advice, and help [...]

LPTLC/LPCBD Wins International Award

2020-04-03T06:31:12+00:00Categories: All, Media, Merchants, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29, 2019 CONTACT: Christian Marin [email protected] 415.775.1180 San Francisco’s Own Lower Polk Community Benefit District Awarded Top International Honor for its Innovative and Effective Tenant Landlord Clinic (TLC) SAN FRANCISCO – Today, during the 65th Annual Conference and Tradeshow in Baltimore, MD, the International Downtown Association (IDA) recognized San Francisco’s own [...]

TLC – a unique clinic that works to stop homelessness

2020-04-03T06:32:07+00:00Categories: All, Eviction, Media, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Christian Martin Phone: 415-775-1185 Email: [email protected] UNIQUE CLINIC IN SAN FRANCISCO’S TENDERLOIN AREA SEEKS TO SUBSTANTIALLY REDUCE HOMELESSNESS - BY PREVENTING EVICTION Will Use Conflict Intervention To Resolve Problems That Cause Homelessness San Francisco, California, January 24, 2018 - The Lower Polk Community Benefit District, in association with the Bar [...]

Great #TLC story in Hoodline!

2020-04-03T06:32:32+00:00Categories: All, Media, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Lower Polk Community Benefit District (LPCBD) recently launched a new neighborhood advocacy group—the Lower Polk Tenant Landlord Clinic (TLC). The nonprofit, which describes itself as non-biased, is working with tenants and landlords to find ways to keep residents in their homes."It's about attacking the homeless issue at the root instead of after the fact," said LPCBD executive [...]