Businesses of all ages can get help from our Office of Small Business. Monday-Friday, 9am-noon and 1pm-5pm at (415) 554-6134 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discover San Francisco's iconic, long-standing businesses
Find Legacy Businesses by business type, neighborhood, or business name
Become a Legacy Business
Long-standing small businesses can join the Registry for recognition, marketing and business help, and grants.
Apply to join the Legacy Business Registry.
Check the status of your Legacy Business Registry application.
Resources for Legacy Businesses
Promote being on the Legacy Business Registry
Apply for a Rent Stabilization Grant.
Become a City Supplier so you can get money from the City. This includes grants and contracts.
Visit Legacy Businesses
Find Legacy Businesses by business type, neighborhood, or business name.
Some Legacy Businesses are compliant Suppliers that can do business with City departments. See the list of Legacy Business City Suppliers.
More resources for small businesses
Published by the American Planning Association, January 2022
Heritage Happy Hour: Thursday, April 13 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Join us at Caffe Trieste located at 601 Vallejo St. in North Beach for the next Heritage Happy Hour. It is a monthly “no-host” event for anyone interested in celebrating San Francisco’s architectural and cultural identity. Let’s all raise a glass to the small businesses that keep our city special!
The Legacy Business Program is for businesses 30+ years old that add to San Francisco's culture. Legacy Businesses can get marketing help, business support, and grants. It is the first program of its kind in the United States. (415) 554-6680 email@example.com