Mission Promise Neighborhood is a partnership between schools, community organizations, parents and community leaders to help low- and moderate-income families achieve financial stability while creating opportunities for their kids to graduate from high school and college.
About the Lead Agency
Rooted in San Francisco’s Mission District, MEDA is advancing a national equity movement by building Latino prosperity, community ownership and civic power. We envision generations of Latino families choosing where to call home, thriving economically, succeeding in learning opportunities, and leading policy and social change toward a more equitable society.
Why MEDA is the lead agency:
- Long history of work in, and service to, the Mission District
- Emergence as a leader in major community initiatives: e.g., Plaza Adelante neighborhood center
- History of success in community planning, large network of cross-sector partners
- Remarkable fund development capacity
- Full commitment to building assets for Latino families