May 30, 2023
This is a short bonus episode to fill you in on some recent stuff. Learn more about what we have planned as we wind down Season 5 and get ready for our first art show in more than three years!
And join us next week for an all-new episode about the Bayview Opera House.
May 23, 2023
In Part 2, Brian and Zeima start off with a discussion of "green gentrification" and how, being a community-based non-profit that plants trees, FUF aims to mitigate that. We hear all about how plantings work, starting with FUF's community engagement team identifying areas delineated by grants and specifically targeting...
May 16, 2023
Friends of the Urban
Forest exists on the premise that there are "no trees
in San Francisco." That of course isn't the literal truth. But
we'll get to that.
In Part 1 of our episode on FUF, we sit down with Tree Planting Program Manager Zeima Kassahun and Executive Director Brian Wiedenmeier to chat about the...
May 9, 2023
In Part 2, Maria speaks about the
many types of events that have taken place at the Women's Building
over the years. This includes: poetry
readings, quinceañeras, baptisms, weddings, even a Green
Day show and other punk shows in the '90s. It's also served as
a safe space.
Many non-profit community groups have come out...
May 2, 2023
This episode is all about the
Women's Building, a structure on 18th Street in
the Mission that has served so many purposes for more than 50
In Part 1, we talk with two members of the Women's Building staff—Maria Arteaga, Women's Building content specialist/social media manager, and Kristen Acosta,...