Tag Archives: City of San Francisco

Individuals seeking housing line up at a San Francisco homeless shelter.

Feds Awards City $25.6 Million in Grants for Homeless Programs

The U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded San Francisco $25.6 million in HUD’s Continuum of Care grants to fund 60 San Francisco-based organizations and a variety of housing and services including transitional and [...]
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City Grants to Green & Beautify Neighborhoods

Mayor Edwin M. Lee and City Administrator Naomi Kelly announced $1.2 million in matching Community Challenge Grants to residents, businesses, schools, non-profits and community groups to make neighborhood greening and beautification improvements. The San Francisco [...]
Gina Fromer (left) with family accepts her award.

NCNW Hosts Christian Women of the Year Awards Ceremony 

The San Francisco Chapter of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) San recently held its 35th Annual Christian Women of the Year Luncheon and Awards Ceremony at Patio Espanol Restaurant, 2850 Alemany Blvd.Honorees included [...]
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San Francisco Initiative to Create 7,000 Summer Jobs for Youth

Mayor Edwin M. Lee and the United Way of the Bay Area, along with city departments and private sector employers, this week announced the launch of Summer Jobs+ 2014, challenging employers to create 7,000 jobs, [...]
From left to right, African American Chamber of Commerce meeting with President Frederick Jordan, Luciano Dalle Ore, Distinguished Engineers, SF Travel CEO Joe D'Alessandro, and Rev. Dr. Amos Brown. Photo by Mike Norris

City Meets with African American Chamber After Threat of SF Tourism Boycott

Members of San Francisco’s African American Chamber of Commerce met Wednesday with city administrators, and S.F. Travel officials on how to revitalize Black neighborhoods and businesses – in the wake of the chamber’s threat of [...]