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Flood Family Paints Flood Building to Honor First Responders


SATURDAY MAY 9 – 10:30am ‘til 4pm

Media Contact: David Perry / (415) 676-7007 / 

WHAT: Flood Family Paints Flood Building to Honor First Responders

Plywood Panels Protecting Edifice Become Giant Canvas painted by three generations of iconic San Francisco Family


Karin Flood (Executive Director, Union Square BID)

Anna-Liisa Eklund

James Flood Eklund

Christina Flood Kane

Charlotte Kane (Flood)

Clair Kane (Flood)

Judy Flood

Michael & Patrice Wilbur & kids

Claire Pollioni & kids

WHEN: Saturday, May 9: 10:30am ‘til 4pm

WHERE: The Flood Building

870 Market Street @ Powell / San Francisco


WHY: Several generations of San Francisco’s storied Flood family members are gathering Saturday, May 9 – 10:30 am – 4pm – to start painting the plywood boards on the Flood Building windows. 

“We wanted to come together as a family in the midst of this health crisis to make our building and downtown more beautiful and to express gratitude for our city and the first responders. In collaboration with Bay Together and General Hospital, we are painting a message of hope and optimism with joyful imagery and hearts.” Karin Flood, Executive Director of the Union Square BID