TEL HI IN THE NEWS

TEL HI has graced the pages of several media outlets, including the San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Business Times, KPIXTV Channel 5 news, and HauteLiving.com.

  • KGO-ABC7 News San Francisco & Bay Area station covered the TEL HI Playground Dedication Event on Thursday, July 7, 2022, on their six o'clock news segment! Watch the video here!
  • On July 7, 2022 TEL HI hosted a dedication ceremony for our newly renovated and renamed playground! Read all about in the Hoodline San Francisco article.
  • San Francisco Modern Luxury Magazine July 2022 featured A Taste of TEL HI 2022 in the "About Town" section. Check out the great spread!
  • TEL HI celebrates 132 year anniversary with an article in San Francisco Modern Luxury Magazine May 2022 edition. View the advertorial here on page 132!
  • TEL HI was profiled in Heffernan Insurance Brokers 2022 HG Magazine! Read the article here!
  • KGO-ABC7 News San Francisco & Bay Area station covered the TEL HI Mission Bay Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, on their six o'clock news segment! Watch the video here!
  • TEL HI's Executive Director/CEO was featured in the July/August 2021 issue of Haute Living San Francisco magazine as part of their feature on "Community Leaders & Legends." Read the feature here on page 6!
  • The Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF)  explored the benefits and challenges of co-locating early care and education (ECE) facilities among housing projects and other businesses. They spoke with TEL HI CEO, Nestor L. Fernandez II about TEL HI's experience partnering with Uber and opening TEL HI Mission Bay. Read the article here
  • The San Francisco Business Times broke the news on TEL HI's new childcare center in Mission Bay, set to open this summer 2021.  Read the article here!
  • Joe Vazquez from KPIXTV Channel 5 News interviewed TEL HI's Executive Director, Nestor L. Fernandez II, about the growing need for our services and the unfortunate downturn in donations due to the 2020-2021 health pandemic. Watch here and skip to 1:08 for Nestor's comments!
  • Read Hoodline's article on how TEL HI and other neighborhood non-profits responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by providing emergency services to people in need!
  • One of TEL HI's favorite events is a Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner that is hosted every year in their gym. In 2016,  Hoodline covered the event and touched on the history of this great community gathering!
  • Thanks to a grant awarded by Super Bowl 50, TEL HI was able to construct "Happy Lane,"  an interactive community space that promotes play! Read the article published on Hoodline to learn more about Happy Lane.
  • TEL HI hosts meditation classes! Read the article written about Zachary Smith, ordained Zen priest who leads the meditation classes Monday - Friday in TEL HI's gym.
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