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.
Resources for Legacy Businesses
Become a City Supplier so you can get money from the City. This includes grants and contracts.
Visit Legacy Businesses
Some Legacy Businesses are compliant Suppliers who can do business with City departments. See the list of Legacy Business City Suppliers.
More resources for small businesses
Making your business accessible is not a one-time endeavor, it is an ongoing responsibility. Various state and federal disability access laws apply to small businesses in California. Non-compliance can result in significant expense from defending lawsuits.
Published by the American Planning Association, January 2022
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 firstname.lastname@example.org