Support Black Communities in the Bay Area

Jul 9, 2020

In the wake of George Floyd’s murder and the subsequent uprising across the country, we have been inspired to see many people giving material support to the Black Lives Matter movement and Black communities. The Richmond Neighborhood Center’s staff compiled this list of Bay Area-specific nonprofits, activist organizations, and other causes to which we as […]

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Summer Program Updates

Jun 19, 2020

Dear Neighborhood Center Families and Supporters, I am writing today with updates on our youth and community programs, which continue to serve families and neighbors during these unprecedented times. Recent weeks have been especially difficult, and our team is working on a plan to take strong anti-racist action as an organization. We will be sharing […]

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Justice for George Floyd

Jun 5, 2020

All of us at The Richmond Neighborhood Center are saddened and angered by the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, David McAtee, Ahmaud Arbery, and Sean Monterrosa. Their deaths at the hands of police and white supremacists are the latest in a long line of atrocities resulting from systemic anti-Black racism in the […]

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How One Richmond is Connecting Our Community

May 20, 2020

With many San Franciscans newly unemployed and facing a wide range of hardships, the need for volunteers and donations to community-based organizations is higher than ever. As a neighborhood center, we have always been committed to supporting local nonprofits and businesses, many of which are currently facing unprecedented challenges. Since the Bay Area shelter-in-place order […]

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Elementary and Middle School Program Applications are Now Open

May 6, 2020

Applications for The Richmond Neighborhood Center’s fall 2020 elementary school programs and middle school programs are now open! We offer school-based programs at five Richmond District elementary and two middle school Beacon programs: Alamo Elementary School Argonne Elementary School Lafayette Elementary School McCoppin Elementary School Peabody Elementary School Presidio Middle School Roosevelt Middle School We […]

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Giving Tuesday Now

How to Support the Richmond District this #GivingTuesdayNow

May 5, 2020

Today is #GivingTuesdayNow: a day of global action for giving in response to COVID-19. As a neighborhood center, we are part of the vibrant fabric that makes up our neighborhood and our city, including other community-based organizations and local businesses. Because we could all use a boost during this time, we’ve put together a guide full of […]

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Food Pantry Volunteers

Meeting Growing Need in the Richmond

Apr 29, 2020

As many of our neighbors are facing job loss and reduced income, our first priority has been to continue offering free, healthy groceries to nearly 1,000 Richmond District residents through our weekly food pantries and home-delivered grocery program. Over the last few weeks, we have tackled many challenges to continue meeting our community’s food security […]

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the richmond neighborhood center food pantry

Feeding the Richmond District As We Shelter in Place

Mar 19, 2020

The Richmond Neighborhood Center’s food security services are still up and running, ensuring that everyone is able to get enough to eat during this emergency. All of our weekly food pantries have been relocated to The Richmond Neighborhood Center headquarters at 741 30th Avenue. The pantries will continue to operate during their normal hours: Monday, […]

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COVID-19 Programming Updates

Mar 13, 2020

Here at The Richmond Neighborhood Center, our current priority is the health and well-being of our community, program participants, and staff. Below are the latest updates on the status of our program offerings. School-Based Programs The San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) has announced that all public schools will be closed for the next three […]

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the richmond neighborhood center peabody food pantry opening

Our Inner Richmond Food Pantry Is Now Open!

Jan 9, 2020

The Richmond Neighborhood Center’s newest food pantry is now open at George Peabody Elementary School! A partnership between the Neighborhood Center and the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank, the pantry will be open every Monday from 4:00 – 5:00PM in the Peabody schoolyard, located on 7th Ave between Clement and California Streets. This is the Neighborhood […]

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