Funded through the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development, the Excelsior Collaborative Community Action Grants & Community Event Grants will award up to $5,000 for projects and up to $1,000 for events.

Projects must start after September 1, 2018.

Events with proposed dates in 2018 or 2019 are eligible and must have occurred for 2 or more years in the Excelsior community.

The grants will put funds into the hands of community members to accomplish the following objectives:

  • Quickly generate improvements in the quality of life within the Excelsior community
  • Support Excelsior Collaborative areas of focus: Community Vitality / Celebrate Cultural Diversity; Economic Development & Jobs; Education & Youth; Health & Safety; Housing & Land Use
  • Involve a diverse array of neighbors and community groups in improving life within the neighborhood

Join us in making a difference!

Attend an application information session from 5:30-6:30 pm on the following Mondays: 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, or 7/30.

Sessions will be held at Mission YMCA | 4080 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 94112

Please note that the deadline to apply for grants is Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at 5:00 pm

We look forward to receiving your application!                                                        


  2018-19 Community Grant Applications available now!