Four San Francisco Teens Receive Maisin Scholarship Funded by the SFPUC’s Social Impact Partnership Program

Four college-bound students from San Francisco’s Southeast communities will receive scholarships as part of the Maisin Scholar Award Program, sponsored by the SFPUC’s Social Impact Partners: Brown and Caldwell, Carollo Engineers, AECOM, and Avila Associates/Hazen and Sawyer Joint Venture.   Seniors Kimari Guillory from Abraham Lincoln High School, Karla Magallenes from Lowell High School, Bryan De Leon from Gateway Highschool, and Karrieem Mays from Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts (SOTA) will receive…

CityWorks Internship Program Kicks Off Its Ninth Summer

On June 29, the SFPUC, Young Community Developers, and Ignited will kick-off the ninth CityWorks Summer Internship Program and the first one to be conducted virtually. This paid internship will empower and inspire 20 students and young adults from the Bayview-Hunters Point community through interactive projects and mentorship opportunities – showing them firsthand the vast…

A Look Back in History: City College Southeast Campus in 1999

The SFPUC’s Southeast Community Facility (SECF) at 1800 Oakdale partners with education partners, community-based organizations and direct service agencies that provide resources to the Bayview Hunters Point community. Southeast Community Facility tenants offer Bayview Hunters Point youth and adults access to a wide range of education, workforce development, environmental training and career placement opportunities. Since its…

Construction Begins on New Community Center in the Bayview

From the very beginning, the SFPUC has said that the new center would reflect the needs and wishes of Bayview residents. Construction has begun on the new Southeast Community Center in the Bayview neighborhood. Owned and operated by the SFPUC, the center will provide community meeting rooms, two acres of green space, and a wide…

A Look Back in History: Making Room for Conversations, Workshops and Fun

The Center for Youth Wellness (CYW) has utilized the Alex Pitcher Room at the Southeast Community Facility at 1800 Oakdale to bring the community together in a myriad of ways over the past six years. In fact, the CYW brought in the granddaughters of Henrietta Lacks to have a community conversation about research. As the groundbreaking for the…

A Look Back in History: Wedding Celebrations at the Alex Pitcher Room

The Southeast Community Facility’s Alex Pitcher Room at 1800 Oakdale Avenue has been a part of many life milestones in the community. From quinceañeras, birthday parties and wedding receptions, the Alex Pitcher Room has been a part of many lives in the Bayview. With the new Southeast Community Center at 1550 Evans breaking ground shortly,…