News and Events

Client Stories
Volunteer Opportunities
April 29th, 2022
Passing the Baton
A Farewell Message from Charles
April 13th, 2022
Introducing Artavia Berry, ATC's next Executive Director
Join us in welcoming ATC's new ED!
April 7th, 2022
Testing Assumptions and Measuring Impact: Creating a Data-Informed Culture at ATC
An update on our strategic goal to integrate meaningful data into our program work
March 30th, 2022
Breaking the Nonprofit Habit: ATC’s Steps to Valuing its Staff and Work Through More Than Words
A blog post by Executive Director, Charles Lerner
February 9th, 2022
ATC Key Initiatives: 2022
ATCs bold initiatives for the year ahead
December 3rd, 2021
This December, we're excited to introduce #NoFinishLines. A 5-part weekly series that will take you on Jamal's journey, and what it looks like to build trust, offer unconditional support, and build long-term transformational relationships.
November 10th, 2021
ATC’s Annual Impact Report and Fall Round Table
Read about our latest program developments, progress towards our strategic directions, and register for our Fall Roundtable as we reflect on this past year together.
October 26th, 2021
FAQ and Information about ATC's Leadership Transition
Breaking down Charles Lerner's transition out of his role at ATC and what it means for the organization and our community
September 23rd, 2021
Taking A Walk With ATC's Newest Counselor
Raye Narra, Supportive Services Counselor (Left), and Lee Ribeiro, Communications and Engagement (Right), taking a walk outside At The Crossroads’ downtown office
Events, News
June 22nd, 2021
Building Bridges: Conversation Starters
Want to get the conversation started in your community? Here are some discussion prompts you can use with friends to start new conversations around homelessness in our community.
Announcements, Events, News
June 22nd, 2021
How Can I Stay Involved?
Following the lively Building Bridges virtual event, we have put together a list of various ways to stay engaged and help build a more compassionate and equitable Bay Area. Here's how you can stay involved and continue #BuildingBridges
Announcements, Events, News
June 10th, 2021
Building Bridges: Where Does All The Money Go?
San Francisco spends more than $300 million a year trying to find solutions to homelessness, yet the number of individuals experiencing homelessness rises year after year. Which begs the question, “Where does all the money go?” In this week’s #BuildingBridges blog we follow the money to see how it trickles down to the individuals who need it most... or sometimes doesn’t.
Announcements, Events, News
June 4th, 2021
Building Bridges: What‘s getting in the way?
A siloed system, spending without vision, & stigma against those in need are just a few of the barriers that stand in our way of moving towards solutions to chronic homelessness.
Announcements, Events, News
May 28th, 2021
Building Bridges: Why Now?
Did you know that San Francisco's unhoused residents don't have access to the lowest international standards for water and sanitation? In this week’s #BuildingBridges blog, we take a hard look at ourselves as a community and the importance of coming together to solve this humanitarian crisis.
Announcements, Events, News
May 20th, 2021
Building Bridges: Honest Discussions On Real Solutions To Homelessness
Join nonprofit leaders with diverse perspectives in an honest discussion on what it will take to find a community solution to homelessness
Announcements, News
February 18th, 2021
A Great City Would Do Better
At The Crossroads envisions a Bay Area where no one is left behind and we have eliminated chronic homelessness. Will you help us get there?
December 11th, 2020
The Year Ahead: ATC's 2021 Strategic Initiatives
In 2020, ATC's staff and board came together to create a strategic plan for our organization that looks a few years out. Here is what we plan to accomplish over the next year.
November 12th, 2020
Read ATC's First-Ever Impact Report
Read about our impact over the last year and learn about our strategic plan for the next three years.
Announcements, News
August 11th, 2020
Rising Up Initiative has Launched
Last month, ATC met with our first participants through Rising Up
Announcements, Volunteer Opportunities
May 13th, 2020
Help ATC Increase our youth supplies budget
Sign up to friendraise for ATC this spring!
Announcements, News
May 13th, 2020
ATC's Covid-19 Relief Efforts
ATC’s goal is to provide the services that people on the streets most need as well as important information about how to stay as safe during this pandemic.
May 13th, 2020
Join us for a live discussion on 5/27
Announcements, News
February 27th, 2020
ATC is Joining the Rising Up Program
An update on our direct services.
Announcements, News
December 11th, 2019
At The Crossroads Key Initiatives: 2019-2020
Client Stories
November 22nd, 2019
ATC's Clients Share Their Experiences Accessing Services
This fall, our clients sat down with us and boldly shared the challenges and obstacles they’ve faced as they’ve tried to meet their basic needs and take steps towards achieving their life goals. You can read their remarkable stories in our latest newsletter, Navigating the Complex Maze of Services.
Client Stories
November 22nd, 2019
Simulation: Solve the Maze to Meet Your Basic Needs
Below is a maze to simulate what someone might go through while experiencing homelessness and trying to meet their day-to-day needs. Everything in the maze is based on the lived experiences of our clients, or people in similar circumstances.
September 6th, 2019
You're Invited: Be Bold with At The Crossroads
Join us on October 17th to meet ATC's new Executive Director, hear our vision for the upcoming year, and unite with other community members.
Client Stories, News
June 4th, 2019
ATC’s Staff Bust Myths About Harm Reduction
Selection from our Spring 2019 Newsletter: Harm Reduction in Social Services
Announcements, News
May 23rd, 2019
Welcome to At The Crossroads, Charles!
We are very excited to welcome Charles Lerner, MFT, aboard as At The Crossroads' new Executive Director.
Volunteer Opportunities
March 7th, 2019
Get Creative to Raise Much-Needed Support for ATC
Try something new to raise much-needed support for disconnected youth on the streets.
January 31st, 2019
10th Annual Summer SunDay Sign Ups are Live!
This June 23rd, you can help At The Crossroads build a San Francisco where no young person on the streets is alone.
Volunteer Opportunities
January 22nd, 2019
We need your help to stock our prep room!
Host a drive at your work, place of worship, or school to help gather much-needed supplies for homeless youth.
January 21st, 2019
Help transcribe interviews for ATC's Spring Newsletter
This February and March, we will be interviewing ATC clients, staff members, and community partners. We need your help to transcribe these interviews!
December 24th, 2018
Thank You For Making ATC's Holiday Party Amazing!
November 26th, 2018
Catch ATC's segment on the #GTstreamathon for Giving Tuesday!
November 21st, 2018
Help Us Brighten the Holidays for Homeless Youth on #GivingTuesday
Volunteer Opportunities
November 15th, 2018
Calling All Bakers!
Help ATC make this holiday season extra sweet for our youth.
November 8th, 2018
Myths & Facts about Homelessness in San Francisco
Thinking about homelessness can be overwhelming, and there’s a lot of misinformation in the news and on social media. Read on for our responses to some common misconceptions about homelessness.
July 10th, 2018
Important Announcement from ATC's Founder
Founding Executive Director, Rob Gitin shares an important update.
Announcements, Client Stories
July 10th, 2018
20 Years of Meeting Clients Where They're At
Program Manager, Anna Fai shares what it really means to meet clients where they're at.
Announcements, Client Stories
July 10th, 2018
Hear ATC's Clients in Their Own Words
Program Manager, Demaree Miller reflects on his work with clients.
Announcements, Client Stories, News
July 5th, 2018
20th-Anniversary Newsletter
In celebration of our 20th anniversary, we interviewed more than 30 clients, current and former staff and members of our community of support to create an oral history of At The Crossroads.
June 18th, 2018
ATC moved into our brand-new, long-term home!
Check out our office at 167 Jessie Street
June 13th, 2018
We need more pants for our clients. Can you help us?
Learn more about ATC's Pants Drive.
June 5th, 2018
Join us on Mt. Tam for Summer SunDay 2018!
Enjoy a gorgeous hike and raise money for a great cause.