Bakery La Mejor has been located at 24th and Mission in San Francisco’s Mission District for 20 years. They’re a Mexican-American bakery that has adapted to and welcomed the changes in their neighborhood.
Alexandra Garreton, 26, enjoys living in a neighborhood where she can use her Spanish on a daily basis. Garreton moved to the Mission in August, and has been intrigued by the welcoming nature of the eclectic neighborhood. She’s passionate about giving underserved communities a voice.