Tag: Ruth Brinker

August 10, 2011 | 2:28 pm

Obituary: Ruth Brinker, Founder of Project Open Hand

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A memorial service is planned for September 16th to honor Ruth Brinker.  She’s the 89-year-old matriarch who founded Project Open Hand. The organization serves hot meals to people with HIV and other illnesses. Brinker passed away on Monday of natural causes. The group’s Development Director Bob Brenneman told KQED News that Brinker was a fearless […]

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