Nonprofit sector business development
San Francisco’s central point of information for tax-exempt, not-for-profit businesses.
Get announcements about grants, policies and training for San Francisco's not-for-profit workers and businesses.
Find funding opportunities for arts, youth, employment, health, housing and wellness services in San Francisco.
Visit the Permit Center (49 South Van Ness) for help with permits.
Information and resources to choose a location, set up your business, and prepare your space.
Fill out the form and a case manager will contact you.
Nonprofits deliver critical services for the most vulnerable in our communities, advance shared and equitable prosperity, and enrich and expand our appreciation of diverse arts and cultures. Approximately 1 in 6 employed residents work for a nonprofit business.
Through its Business Development division, the Office of Economic and Workforce Development provides high-quality direct assistance and programs to help nonprofits start, grow and thrive.