Recovery Cafe SJ Blog

POSTED: December 28, 2018 under Blog In the News

December 21st, the winter solstice, is the longest night of the year and the Fifth Annual Interfaith Homeless Memorial, held at City Hall Plaza. It has been our honor and duty to participate in this remembrance each year.

POSTED: December 19, 2018 under Blog Ways to Give

Is your retirement account subject to a Required Minimum Distribution? If so, you can avoid taxes by donating the RMD directly to the nonprofit of your choice!

POSTED: December 8, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Hayden is a new member at the Cafe, and already feeling grateful for having found us, breaking his former isolation.

POSTED: December 1, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Alicia has been taking the Café’s barista training and has hopes of working part-time at a coffee shop. “It would be really fun,” she says.

POSTED: November 20, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

Seyed is a deeply spiritual person. He walks labyrinths, reads Thomas Merton, and speaks with the wisdom of a mystic. “I am what I seek,” he says.

POSTED: November 19, 2018 under Blog Events

We are dedicating the week of Thanksgiving 2018 to Feeding the Need. Our goal this week is to raise $5,775 – the funds to necessary to provide 1,500 meals to our members.

POSTED: November 14, 2018 under Blog Events In the News

All donations made between now and December 31, 2018 will be DOUBLED thanks to our $25,000 Year-End Challenge Fund!

POSTED: November 8, 2018 under Blog Ways to Give

Many Silicon Valley companies match donations made by their employees. Find out how you can double the impact of your gift to RCSJ.

POSTED: November 6, 2018 under Blog Member Profiles

RCSJ member, Cindy, shares what brought her to the Cafe, and why she’s become a mainstay in our community over the last three years.

POSTED: September 25, 2018 under Blog Cafe Activities

A new three-station computer lab is now available to Cafe members during the day to help find resources, check messages, and do other web-based work.