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• Permanent housing for 570 formerly homeless

• 8 housing sites located in San Francisco’s Tenderloin and Mission neighborhoods

• 24 hour staff focused on security, stability, and maintaining the properties

WELLBEING

Well-being

• Health, education and cooking classes

• Yoga sessions and art activities

• Free grocery programs

• Collaboration with Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing and Episcopal Community Services, the Red Cross, The Dope Project, California Shakespeare Theater and many others

COMMUNITY

Community

• 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

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Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)Monday, March 23rd, 2020 at 6:53pm

We are working to keep our staff and tenants safe 24/7 during this difficult time.

We are in need of desk clerks and janitorial staff on a temporary basis to ensure we can continue to provide our essential services in a…

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 at 8:02pm

London Breed made history on June 5th, 2018 when she became the first black woman to be elected mayor of San Francisco. She has served as District 5 Supervisor, President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, and Executive Director of the African American Art…

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)Monday, February 24th, 2020 at 8:02pm

Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett (1914 – 1997) was an American physician, newspaper publisher, political power broker, and civil rights leader in San Francisco. The publisher of the Sun-Reporter, the California Voice, and more, Goodlett ran a clinic to serve the burgeoning new black community drawn…

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)Thursday, February 20th, 2020 at 8:02pm

William Byron Rumford began a career in public service when Berkeley mayor Cross appointed him to the Emergency Housing Committee in 1942. In that post, Rumford fought for housing rights for African Americans.
Because of his work in housing, then-Governor Earl Warren appointed Rumford…

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 at 8:02pm

Eloise Westbrook might not be well-known nationally, or even in some parts of the Bay Area, but she was a legendary housing rights activist for SF’s Bayview-Hunter’s Point community.
Westbrook, along with Julia Colmer, Rosalie Williams, Bertha Freeman and Oceola Washington, were known…

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)

Delivering Innovation in Supportive Housing (DISH)Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 8:01pm

Huey Newton (1942-1989) was a revolutionary African-American political activist who, in partnership with Bobby Seale, founded the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense in October 1966.
He spearheaded many social programs, like the Free Lunch and Breakfast Program, that are widely used throughout the…

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Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 at 2:07am

We lost 2 long time residents last week who overdosed alone. Heartbroken we called @DOPEproject for help. The ads from their beautiful life saving Know Overdose campaign are now in our tenant newsletter and we are grateful to see our community represented with love & respect. https://t.co/JFCUZCTQcr

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 at 5:02pm

London Breed made history in 2018 when she became the first black woman to be elected mayor of San Francisco. A native San Franciscan, Breed was raised in public housing, and was instrumental in securing $2 million to rehabilitate vacant public housing in 2014 #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/r8CMh7sYve

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Monday, February 24th, 2020 at 10:20pm

We are still smiling thinking about the mamas who are going to move into this beautiful home this week. Looking forward to continuing our work to support @HPP_SF as they open their doors at Jelani House! https://t.co/1e5FknliJB

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London Breed
@LondonBreed
Thrilled to open Jelani House today! This will be a place for pregnant people and mothers to not only have a safe place to get off the streets and take care of their babies, but also get connected to housing so their families can have a stable place to grow up and thrive. https://t.co/gQn1NLcCG4

Monday, February 24th, 2020 at 9:09pm

Thrilled to celebrate the opening of Jelani House today with a beautiful community! All are so excited to be welcoming mamas home! @HPP_SF it is an honor to work with your team on this dream! Great to see @LondonBreed @SF_HSH @shamannwalton supporting solutions to homelessness! https://t.co/ttOwk10u2N

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Monday, February 24th, 2020 at 5:02pm

Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett was an American physician, newspaper publisher, political power broker, and civil rights leader in San Francisco. In 1999, the official address of San Francisco City Hall was changed to 1 Carlton B. Goodlett Place. #BlackHistoryMonth https://t.co/TNLSRAKbUQ

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