COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDEBOOK


COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS


There are so many local nonprofits making a positive impact every day, and yet, often times we don’t hear enough about them or their needs.
— Sylvia Mathews Burwell

COMMUNITY BASED ORGANIZATION

PODER
Assists Latino low income immigrant families and youth to get involved in social and racial justice.
Address: 474 Valencia St #125, San Francisco CA 94103
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 431-4210
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Asian Pacific American Community Center
Resource base for community driven programming in the Oceanview, Merced Heights, and Ingleside communities, striving to recognize and address the needs of community members through the development of sustainable programs and services.
Address: 66 Raymond Ave, San Francisco CA 94134
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM; Lunch: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Telephone: (415) 330-1789
Languages Spoken: English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Toisanese

I.T. Bookman Community Center
Address: 446 Randolph St, San Francisco CA 94132
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 586-8020
Languages Spoken: English

The Women's Building
The Women’s Building specializes in supporting women of color with workshops, trainings, and other resources.
Address: 3543 18th St #8, San Francisco CA 94110
Hours: Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM; Friday: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 431-1180
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Cayuga Community Connectors
Strengthens the community and provides recreational activities for members of the Cayuga Neighborhood.
Address: 1663 Mission Street, Suite 525, San Francisco CA 94103
Hours: Call for Office Hours
Telephone: (415) 821-1003 x106
Languages Spoken: English

Digital Action Hub
Provides help with developing your technology skills such as web design and basic computer programs.
Address: 35 San Juan Ave, San Francisco CA 94112
Hours: Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 595-1396
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Excelsior Action Group
Helps preserve the culture and history that makes up the Excelsior community and also promote to help lower the rates of displacement.
Address: 5000 Mission St, San Francisco CA 94112
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 585-0110
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Excelsior District Improvement Association
Provides development and accessible resources to the Excelsior neighborhood.
Address: 799 Moscow Street, San Francisco CA 94112
Hours: Meetings take place on the 4th Tuesdays of every month (except November and December) at Crocker Amazon Clubhouse at 7:00 PM
Languages Spoken: English

Excelsior Science Workshop
Provides workshops and programs to educate children about science.
Address: 4458 Mission St, San Francisco CA 94112
Hours:  Monday:  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Third Saturday of the month: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 621-1240
Languages Spoken: English

Excelsior Outer Mission Merchants Association
Focused on creating a safe environment in the Geneva & Mission area to foster commercial success for local businesses in the Crocker-Amazon, Excelsior and Outer Mission Neighborhoods.
Telephone: (415) 746-9817
Languages Spoken: English

FACE
Informs the Crocker Amazon and Excelsior neighborhoods about what is currently happening, they also create community projects to help strengthen and improve the neighborhoods.
Located in Excelsior and Crocker Amazon district.
Website Address: http://facesf.org/home.html
Telephone:
Languages Spoken: English

Golden Bridges School
Helps to form and develop the minds of children to be critical and free thinkers.
Address:
Dandelion Preschool: 3358 22nd St, San Francisco CA 94110
Kindergarten and Grades: 65 Ocean Ave, San Francisco CA 94112
Telephone: (415) 912-8666
Languages Spoken: English

Outer Mission Merchants and Residents Association
Hosts community events in the outer mission neighborhoods.
Web Address: https://www.facebook.com/San-Francisco-Outer-Mission-Merchants-and-Residents-Association-154816581779/
Languages Spoken: English

Lifeways
Dedicated to serve and provide resources for the elderly and their families in San Francisco.
Address: 1333 Bush St, San Francisco CA 94109
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:40 PM
Telephone: (415) 292-8888
Languages Spoken: English

GOVERNMENT PARTNERS

San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development
Helps maintain the economic sustainability of San Francisco.
Address: 1 South Van Ness Ave, San Francisco CA 94103
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 554-6969
Languages Spoken: English

San Francisco Community Ambassadors
The Community Ambassadors Program (CAP) is a community safety and neighborhood engagement job training program.
Address:
Hours: Safety Escort Services Weekdays: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Telephone: Help Services Field Team Lead: (415) 531-7201
Languages Spoken: English

Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development
Provide financial sustainability and affordable housing for low income San Franciscans.
Address: 1 South Van Ness Ave, San Francisco CA 94103
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 701-5500
Languages Spoken: English

Safe Routes to School San Francisco
Helps provide a better route to school and maintain the safety of children and their families. They also help child health with motivating children and their families to walk or bike to their destinations.
Address: 1515 Quintara St, San Francisco CA 94116
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Telephone: (415) 242-2615
Languages Spoken: English

San Francisco Planning Department
In charge of preserving the culture of San Francisco and planning improvements for the city.
Address: 1650 Mission St #400, San Francisco CA 94103
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 558-6378
Languages Spoken: English

Second District PTA
In charge of empowering the education, and health of San Francisco children.
Address: 555 Franklin St Room 203D, San Francisco CA 94102
Hours: Monday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Telephone: (415) 241-6048
Languages Spoken: English

 

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