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Box City encampment residents (7th Street at Mission Bay) holding up signs with transition goals (Fall 2016)

Box City encampment residents (7th Street at Mission Bay) holding up signs with transition goals (Fall 2016)

Encampment Residents in Mission Bay working together with SFHC (Winter 2017)

Encampment Residents in Mission Bay working together with SFHC (Winter 2017)

Box City displaced on January 6th 2017: Avery, an unhoused resident who was part of the Box City community, talks about his experience at Box City and what is means that it was disbanded.

Encampment residents and SFHC supporters at Cesar Chavez & 101 Encampment (Spring 2016)


Founder/Director: Amy Farah Weiss

Grill & Greet at Cesar Chavez & 101 encampment

Grill & Greet at Cesar Chavez & 101 encampment

AFW speaks at the Potrero Hill Dem Club Panel on Interim Solutions to Homelessness (3/2016)

SF Chronicle Editorial "A better approach to homeless encampments" by AFW (10/2016)


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Volunteers for painting, BBQ, & trash clean-up at Box City encampment (7th St/Mission Bay)

Volunteers for painting, BBQ, & trash clean-up at Box City encampment (7th St/Mission Bay)

 
SFHC Community Planning Meeting at Brown and Black Social Club (12.16.2016)

SFHC Community Planning Meeting at Brown and Black Social Club (12.16.2016)

Volunteers and participants at Saint Francis Super Bowl Sunday event at SoMa StrEat Food Park (2.7.2016)

Volunteers and participants at Saint Francis Super Bowl Sunday event at SoMa StrEat Food Park (2.7.2016)

Young volunteers at Saint Francis Super Bowl Sunday event at SoMa StrEat Food Park (2.7.2016)

Young volunteers at Saint Francis Super Bowl Sunday event at SoMa StrEat Food Park (2.7.2016)

Members of the web design and survey analysis team

Members of the web design and survey analysis team

Volunteers at the Division Street Overnight Vigil and Portapotty Service

Volunteers at the Division Street Overnight Vigil and Portapotty Service

Volunteers at the Saint Francis Homelessness Challenge Showcase at SomArts (1.2.2016)

Volunteers at the Saint Francis Homelessness Challenge Showcase at SomArts (1.2.2016)

SFHC leadership, collaborating organizations and supporters, volunteers, and participants at the 1/2016 SOMArts SFHC Showcase.


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Fiscal sponsorship

The Saint Francis Homelessness Challenge is a fiscally-sponsored project of Intersection for the Arts.