The Gubbio Project, held inside St. Boniface Church in San Francisco’s Tenderloin, is dedicated to giving any and all people the right to rest.
from homelessness and poverty can come into the church and sleep on a pew Monday
through Friday from
6am to 3pm (Tuesday until 1pm). The pews and
floors of the 133
Golden Gate Ave. church are packed with people trying to get some rest after
an often sleepless and unsafe night on the streets. The church houses the only
program in the country where homeless people are afforded a place to sleep
during the day. Lack
of sleep is one of the most critical health issues for the homeless.
Comedy by socio-political comedian, W. Kamau Bell (host of the upcoming CNN travel show, "The United Shades of America," best known for his critically acclaimed FX comedy series, "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell"), and reception and music with DJ Cuba and D8.