Have you had your home inspected for lead recently? If you’re anything like most San Franciscans, the answer is probably no. But consider this: 94 percent of the city’s houses were built before 1978, when...
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Tagged Director of Plaza Adelante Special Projects Malea Chavez, Lead Free Social Enterprise Program Manager Ginny Fontenot, Lead Free LLC, meda, Mission Economic Development Agency, supervisor david campos
The fight against poverty in the Mission gained strength this morning with the opening of San Francisco’s first SparkPoint Center at Plaza Adelante on 19th and Mission streets, community organizers said. “With one in five...
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Tagged causa justa, Good Samaritan Family Resource Center, jewish vocational services, mission, Mission Economic Development Agency, Plaza Adelante, poverty, sparkpoint, united way
The Mission Economic Development Agency moves to a new building, establishing a nonprofit HQ on Mission Street.
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Tagged asset building, Asset development, Bay View Bank Building, Caminos Pathways Learning Center, Centro del Pueblo, community center, community resources, Good Samaritan Family Resource Center, la raza centro legal, Mission Asset Fund, Mission Economic Development Agency, mission housing development corporation, Mission Learning Center, nonprofit, Plaza Adelante, PROPERTY, tenant
Borderlands Café on Valencia Street doesn’t have Wi-Fi, bit it does have an environment where people can actually talk to each other.
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Vendors sell jewelery, crafts and more outside the BART station.
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Tagged 24th street BART station, artists, Arts and Crafts, Latino business owners, market, Mission Artisans Market, Mission Economic Development Agency, Mission Small Business Association, storeowners
Obama's stimulus fails most Mission District businesses. By NANCY LÓPEZ
Immigrant street vendors struggle in the recession, but they've had it worse on the street. By RIGOBERTO HERNANDEZ
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Tagged artisans, business, cusco, entrep, entrepreneurs, G.G. Tukuy, immigrant street vendors, jaime trejo, jewelry, mission district, Mission Economic Development Agency, mission street, Mixcoatl, new business, peru, Qosqo Maky, storefronts, street vendors