Our Mission
for the Mission

Rooted in the Mission and focused on San Francisco, MEDA’s mission is to strengthen low-and moderate-income Latino families by promoting economic equity and social justice through asset building and community development.

 

MEDA’S FREE Programs Can Strengthen Your Family

Welcome! This is your first step to becoming a MEDA client.

Welcome
Orientation

Affordable housing with values built in. We’ve produced or preserved 1,000 units so far!

Community
Real Estate

Free workshops and coaching as you get ready to buy your first home, prepared to rent an apartment or stop foreclosure.

Housing
Opportunities

It’s time to decrease debt, increase income and savings, and better your credit.

Financial
Capability

Free workshops and one-on-one coaching to start or grow your small business.

Business
Development

Start or grow your small business with an Adelante Fund low-interest loan.

Community
Loan Fund

Why pay to do your taxes? Maximize your refund or get an ITIN — for free.

Free Tax
Preparation

Free job training and coaching to jumpstart your career.

Workforce
Development

Free job training that’s putting 17- to 24-year-olds on the path to an IT career — and creating a pipeline for diversity in tech.

Mission
Techies

Make being bilingual work for you. Free coaching for 18- to 34-year-olds to get a job at a bank.

Bilingual
Bank Tellers

Learn how to use a computer or use our computers for free.

Digital Opportunity
Center

MEDA is the lead agency for Mission Promise Neighborhood. We connect families to free services in the Mission.

Mission Promise
Neighborhood

Read the latest news from San Francisco’s Mission District

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Ani Rivera in Her Own Words: Organizing to Fight Eviction via Small Sites Program

  • On: July 19, 2017
  • By: cgil

MEDA just bought its 15th Small Sites Program apartment building, keeping 93 households vulnerable to eviction in place. We have shared in p ...

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Stabilizing Mission Families Against the Loss of Community-Serving Businesses

  • On: July 18, 2017
  • By: cgil

Now several years into San Francisco’s dire gentrification and displacement crisis, we remain united in our commitment to finding solution ...

Juana, Housing Opportunities 0

Family Wins Lottery and Moves into BMR Apartment at Five 88 in San Francisco

  • On: July 11, 2017
  • By: cgil

“Our bathroom is larger than the one room my two children and I used to share,” says a thankful Juana Martinez of her two-bedroom apartm ...

I am so grateful to MEDA. I am positive about my family’s future once again.”
Saul Chavez, Owner, El Gran Taco Loco