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.
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MEDA’S FREE Programs Can Strengthen Your Family
Welcome! This is your first step to becoming a MEDA client.
It’s time to decrease debt, increase income and savings, and better your credit.
Free workshops and one-on-one coaching to start or grow your small business.
Start or grow your small business with an Adelante Fund low-interest loan.
Why pay to do your taxes? Maximize your refund or get an ITIN — for free.
Free job training and coaching to jumpstart your career.
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.
Make being bilingual work for you. Free coaching for 18- to 34-year-olds to get a job at a bank.
Learn how to use a computer or use our computers for free.
Free workshops and coaching as you get ready to buy your first home, prepared to rent an apartment or stop foreclosure.
Affordable housing with values built in. We’ve produced or preserved 850 units so far!
MEDA is the lead agency for Mission Promise Neighborhood. We connect families to free services in the Mission.
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- January 17, 2017
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– Saul Chavez, Owner, El Gran Taco Loco