• Permanent housing for 450 formerly homeless
• 6 housing sites located in San Francisco's Tenderloin and Mission neighborhoods
• 24 hour staff focused on security, stability, and maintaining the properties



• Health, education and cooking classes
• Yoga sessions and art activities
• Free grocery programs
• Collaboration with Department of Public Health support services & nursing staff, the Red Cross, The Dope Project, California Shakespeare Theater and many others



• Regular community meals, coffee, and group meetings
• Sidewalk gardens and public art mural
• Annual Tenant Appreciation Party and Tenant Feel Good Fair
• Holiday Celebrations, including gifts for all tenants

  On behalf of everyone at DISH, we’d like to spotlight the amazing Audra! As hopefully everyone knows, Audra is the full-time Supportive Housing Associate at the Dish Central Office (DCO). What you may not know is that Audra came to DISH in September of 2014 as part of the international Mennonite Voluntary Service (MVS) program. In doing so, Audra committed to a full year of service to DISH as a high-powered intern in exchange for MVS housing, some cool roommates, and a small stipend. Audra has enriched DISH in countless ways, including her amazing photography skills (including our staff and tenant portraits), crafty graphic design skills, deep commitment to tenant art classes and other activities, thoroughness with processing building expenses and rental income, and a general “can do” approach to so many key aspects of our work. Audra also puts ...