JWJ San Francisco 2017 Annual Gala

Resistance & Renewal Thursday, Nov. 17th, 2016 5:00pm Mission Night Walk 6:00pm Dinner and Program Episcopal Church of St. John the Evangelist 1661 – 15th Street, San Francisco Individual tickets: $25-$100 sliding scale – click here to purchase Click here for sponsorship, advertising, group ticket info Join us to celebrate another year of victories for workers and communities Read More …

Big healthcare justice victory for St. Luke’s patients, families & healthcare workers

In a “David vs. Goliath” victory for healthcare justice this week, grassroots community pressure forced Sutter CPMC CEO Warren Browner to halt the planned eviction 28 severely ill patients from the St. Luke’s Hospital skilled nursing sub-acute unit. The patients, who are all elderly and disabled people of color on Medi-Cal, faced relocation to facilities Read More …

Stop healthcare corporate greed: Save St. Luke’s Hospital sub-acute and skilled nursing services!

Sutter CPMC recently announced plans to close the skilled nursing and sub-acute units at St. Luke’s Hospital. Because of a shortage of other skilled nursing or sub-acute options in San Francisco,  44 frail patients will be transferred outside of the city, including places as far away as Sacramento, which will make it extremely difficult for family Read More …