for the Mission
Rooted in San Francisco’s Mission District, MEDA is advancing a national equity movement by building Latino prosperity, community ownership and civic power.
Adelante. Since 1973.
MEDA is building Latino prosperity, community ownership and civic power. Our proven models are being recognized and shared locally, statewide and nationally. #JuntosAdelante
MEDA’S FREE Programs Build Family Prosperity
¡Bienvenidos! This orientation is your first step to becoming a MEDA client — and building family wealth.
Affordable housing is for ALL San Franciscans. We’ve produced or preserved ~1,200 affordable units so far.
Free workshops and coaching as you get ready to buy your first home or prepare to rent a below-market-rate (BMR) apartment.
It’s time to decrease debt, increase income and savings, and better your credit. MEDA can coach you — for free.
Why pay to have your taxes prepared? Maximize your refund or get an ITIN — for free.
Free workshops and one-on-one coaching to start or expand your small business.
Can’t get a loan at a traditional bank? Start or grow your small business with a Fondo Adelante low-interest loan from MEDA.
Mock interviews. Help with your resume. Making connections. We offer free training and coaching so you can land a good job.
Job training to become a San Francisco office administration or financial professional in just seven weeks.
Free job training that’s putting those ages 16 and up on the path to a career — and creating a pipeline for diversity in tech.
Stop by and use MEDA’s computer lab for free.
MEDA is the lead agency for Mission Promise Neighborhood — a community of 20+ partners that connects families to free services in the Mission.
The latest news from San Francisco’s Mission District
The Future Growth of our Cities Requires a Racial Equity Lens to Create Opportunity for All Families and Kids
- February 25, 2021
I never forget my roots. That’s why I consistently bring a racial equity lens to my work ...
¡Sí, Se Puede! Working Collectively to Increase Latinx Family Leadership through Abriendo Puertas in the Mission District of San Francisco
- February 22, 2021
We are honored to once again be invited to present at the annual Head Start California Conference ...
- February 20, 2021
Together we must finally eradicate the legacy of xenophobia and systemic racism that remains a stain on our nation ...
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