‘Neighbors helping neighbors’: Berkeley organizations help during holidays

Photo of the Berkeley Police Department toy drive in 2020
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Several city organizations — including the Berkeley Food Pantry, Dorothy Day House, Berkeley Police Department and the Berkeley Holiday Fund — are working on assisting individuals in need amid the holiday season.

Institutions from around the city of Berkeley are providing assistance to those in need this holiday season — filling hearts, minds and stomachs.
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Berkeley extends vaccine eligibility to public transit workers

On Friday, the city of Berkeley announced the availability of COVID-19 vaccination appointments for Berkeley or Alameda County residents who are at least 65 years old, have an underlying health condition as defined by the state or currently face an increased risk of exposure in certain work sectors.
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