FOURTH HRC Grant Opportunity Released: Transforming Lives for Brighter Futures (Updated 5/3/21)


The HRC now has FOUR open Requests for Qualifications (RFQs) for San Francisco's Dream Keeper Initiative!  

Today, HRC has released "Transforming Lives for Brighter Futures: Family-centered Youth Development for the Black Community in San Francisco" to assist youth and families with navigating support systems to close educational, health, and wealth gaps, with a focus on the Black community.

Three RFQs have Questions and Answers posted. 


  • The deadline to apply for two RFQs, "Community Innovations" and "Narrative Shift," is this Friday, May 7 at 5pm

For more info, see our grant opportunities page



Dream Keeper Initiative Updates 

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Note: the Human Rights Commission (our Commissioners) are meeting during the coronavirus pandemic.  



The San Francisco Human Rights Commission's front desk reception is temporarily closed.

To protect the health and safety of our staff and customers, and to help lessen the impact of COVID-19, we have temporarily closed our reception area until further notice.

We apologize for any inconvenience. We are still able to serve you:

by phone at 415-252-2500
by email at 
online at sf-hrc.org

We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities and language interpretation and translation. Please contact us by phone, email, or online with your interpretation or accommodation needs.


Quick Links for Coronavirus (Updated 5/18/20)


Quick Links

Meetings & Agendas

Equity Advisory Committee

LGBTQI+ Advisory Committee

SFHRC Commission Meeting - Next Meeting on May 13, 2021 starting at 5:00pm

Use This Link to Visit the Commission Page

Register: https://zoom.us/j/98294946892?pwd=M1YzTWJSQjBKVDQyamc5aGNBN1h6QT09

Passcode: 468730   Webinar ID: 982 9494 6892    Telephone: +1(669)900-6833 


Close Juvenile Hall Working Group -  Use This Link to Visit the Page  

Full Working Group Meeting, May 19, 2021 from 4:00pm to 6:30pm  

Register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_CL2f_LOST72s6ZqSdVcg4Q

Phone Number: +16699006833 Meeting ID: 932 5432 9502  Passcode: 552193  

Rehabilitative Non-Institutional Home-Like Settings, May 26, 2021 from 4:00pm - 6:00pm 

Register: https://zoom.us/j/94740987073?pwd=cVJjYjRiYmlydFZicGhLVi9zRFRsZz09

Phone Number: +16699006833 Meeting ID: 947 4098 7073  Passcode: 219139  

Expanding Community Alternatives Subcommittee meeting on May 12, 2021 from 3:30pm-5:30pm 

Register: https://zoom.us/j/95411579872?pwd=ZGRHUUF4NHlwTVdmR2w3VTFCdStHdz09

Phone Number+16699006833 Meeting ID: 954 1157 9872  Passcode: 562203  



Past Updates

WOMAN Inc is facilitating an online, English language support group for survivors

More information here.

Discrimination and SHARP Inquiries Available During Stay Home Order

While individuals must stay home except for essential needs, the Human Rights Commission will take online and phone inquiries for the Office of Civil Rights and the Office of Sexual Harassment and Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP).  For more information on SHARP, click here.  For more information on discrimination inquiries, click here. 


Mayor Breed has issued an updated health order requiring residents to stay home except for essential needs starting at midnight on March 17 and lasting at least three weeks. More information is here.  Read the press release here and the public order here.



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