SF Shines Storefront Improvement Program
SF Shines provides grants and design services for businesses to improve their storefronts.
Better storefronts make neighborhoods better places to shop, work, and live.
Ways SF Shines can help storefronts
Storefront and interior improvements
- Outdoor barriers and furniture (including dividers, barricades, planters)
- Fixtures for health and safety (like acrylic barriers at checkout)
- Interior configurations to help with physical distancing (including counters, furniture, fixtures, and equipment)
- Space planning for physical distancing
- ADA compliance
- Choosing a contractor
- Getting permits
- Administrative support
Businesses succeed by improving storefronts
SF Shines is San Francisco’s storefront improvement grant program for small businesses and nonprofits.
SF Shines is a program of the Invest In Neighborhoods division of the Office of Economic and Workforce Department. The program provides grants, design services, and project management for property improvements. The goal of the program is to help small businesses thrive and create vibrant and safe neighborhood commercial corridors.