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Well's Fargo Turned into Homeless Shelter
For a few hours on November 17th 2012 a Wells Fargo Home loan bank branch was turned into a homeless shelter and soup kitchen.
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Food and "bread donated from Arizmendi and Ryan and the Space Transformers folks are setting up a soup kitchen."
The police was initially set up at the Chase bank around the corner, but they were in the wrong location, so it took them a while to figure out what was going on. Eventually the SFPD simply monitored the scene and found no reason to remove the humanitarian event