Two generations,
one approach
A community anti-poverty education initiative showcasing results …
Mission Promise Neighborhood StudentsStudents
Mission Promise Neighborhood FamiliesFamilies
Mission Promise Neighborhood CommunitiesCommunity

On a mission for the Mission.

Mission Promise Neighborhood provides a network of support services to help families achieve economic stability and gives them the tools they need to support their children’s academic achievement, creating a brighter future for the whole Mission community.

Increase in Latino
graduation rate

(from 63% to 88%)

Increase in African American
graduation rate

(from 46% to 93%)

of Mission Latino
4-year olds
now enrolled in preschool

A little or a lot. Give your Time. Gain a Community.


Read Stories From Our Community

April 17, 2024

When Families Thrive, Children Succeed: How MEDA Created a Transformational Prenatal-to-Career Model

The Mission District has served for decades as the vibrant epicenter of the San Francisco Bay Area’s Latino community. The Mission District faces the challenges associated with neighborhoods characterized by poverty and gentrification. The Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA), founded in 1973, has become a national model for place-based prenatal-to-career strategies designed to “build Latino […]

December 13, 2023

Families Advocate for Community Well-being Through Photography

[Leer en español] | [Photos] “A picture is worth a thousand words” became the flagship saying for a group of families in San Francisco throughout 2023. The reason? A photography and advocacy project by the Mission Promise Neighborhood‘s Family Council. For 12 months, a group of Latino parents participated in a workshop on everyday life […]


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