Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Associated Press Northern California Daybook for Wednesday, Dec. 25
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All Day. SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco firefighters will be making toy and bike deliveries to winners of the organization's letter-writing campaign to describe how firefighters could "make their day." part of the firefighters' toy program. Some city fire stations will make deliveries in fire trucks.
LOCATION: San Francisco.
Contact: Jill Peeler (415) 777-0440 or (415) 602-8735 cellphone.
All Day. SAN FRANCISCO — Christmas day events at Glide Memorial church.
— 7 a.m.: Christmas breakfast.
— 8:30 a.m. & 10 a.m.: Christmas bag lunch preparation.
— 9 a.m. & 11 a.m.: Christmas celebrations.
— 11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.: Dinner service, including a volunteer appearance by football players in the 2013 Fight Hunger Bowl between the Washington Huskies and BYU Cougars on Friday.
Location: 330 Ellis St., San Francisco
Contact: Denise Lamott (415) 381-8793 or (415) 235-6458 cellphone.
9 a.m. SAN JOSE — Letter carriers in San Jose will prepare and make Christmas day deliveries of priority mail express packages and letters.
Location: Cambrian Park Station, 1769 Hillsdale Blvd., San Jose.
Contact: Augustine Ruiz (408) 437-6841.
9 a.m. CONCORD — Christmas for Everyone event. Christmas activities, music, presents, clothing and a feast for all.
Location: New Home International Church, 2120 Olivera Road, Concord.
Contact: Mary Perez (925) 228-2233 or Pat Monte (925) 372-8733.
10 a.m. SAN FRANCISCO — Christmas meal at St. Anthony's dining room. The organization is expecting to serve some 4,000 meals.
Location: St. Anthony's, 150 Golden Gate Ave., San Francisco.
Contact: Karl Robillard (415) 722-4512.
11 a.m. VALLEJO — Christmas luncheon hosted by Vallejo together for the needy.
Location: Florence Douglas Senior Center, 333 Amador St., Vallejo.
Contact: (707) 643-1044.
5 p.m. The Bay Area Rescue Mission's week of Christmas meals for the hungry and homeless continues. Last day.
Location: 123 MacDonald Ave., Richmond.
Contact: Debra Anderson (510) 215-4879 or (510) 932-6139 cellphone, or John Anderson (510) 621-8500 cellphone.