May 9, 2011
Volunteers Needed for Homeless Outreach

We are currently looking for help with making and delivering meals to homeless people.

If you are available on Thursday afternoons from about 1 – 3 o’clock and would like to help, please contact volunteer coordinator Jeffrey Schneider. He can be reached at 415.354.0379 or at

You need not commit to every week, nor for the entire time. All help is welcomed.

Joshua Sandeman
Arts & Culture, Features, Zen Practice

Medicine and the Dharma

Joshua Sandeman, a former SFZC resident, is a Nurse Practitioner based in Salem, Oregon. “Medicine puts me face-to-face with all manner of human suffering and it can be a challenge to take care of feelings of burnout, detachment, and despair."