• ORGANIZATION PROFILE
  • Urban Solutions Urban Solutions

Causes

  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon
  • Interest area icon

Volunteer with us!

VIEW AS
Subscribe Get an RSS feed of these Opportunities
Please wait . . .

Mission Statement

Our mission is to foster the well-being of disadvantaged communities by helping to increase neighborhood commercial vitality, strengthen small businesses, create jobs and encourage diversity.

Description

From our offices in the South of Market and the Western Addition, Urban Solutions offers a comprehensive range of economic development services, free of charge, to our clients.

  • Small Business Consulting: Our small business consulting program offers clients one-on-one counseling on loan packaging, business plan development and financial projections.
  • Series of Free Workshops: We host an ongoing series of free workshops for entrepreneurs covering a variety of topics including marketing, legal and tax aspects of small business ownership.
  • Business Attraction: We perform business attraction activities in several low-income commercial corridors throughout San Francisco, working in collaboration with community-based organizations and government entities.
  • Green Business Initiative: Our Green Business Initiative provides entrepreneurs with free workshops, extensive website resources and site visits to help them implement environmentally sustainable practices.
  • Organize Merchants: We help organize merchants and provide ongoing support to the South of Market Business Association (SOMBA).
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Training Program: Our Youth Entrepreneurship Training Program provides disadvantaged youth with a nurturing environment in which to learn financial literacy concepts and gain vital asset building skills.

Website

http://www.urbansolutionssf.org

Contact

Report this organization

Reviews

BE THE FIRST TO RECOMMEND THIS ORGANIZATION!
Would you recommend Urban Solutions?

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.