Judy Goddess

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Mel Beetle, Tenant Organizer

Posted August 24, 2021 by

Beetle’s SRO Activism Mel Beetle is the tenant organizer at the Raman Hotel, an 84-unit SRO on Howard at Sixth Street dedicated to serving seniors and people with disabilities. It’s a position he’s held for the past seven years. “As
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Tenderloin Leader Overcame Obstacles

Posted February 2, 2021 by

(Ed Note: This piece first appeared in SF Senior Beat.) Brenda Washington, A True Community Leader When her two older sisters left home, 15-year-old Brenda Washington began caring for her two younger brothers, babysitting nieces and nephews and cooking for
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