Request for Landscape Design services for our public schools

by Lori Shelton The San Francisco Unified School District’s Proposition A 2006 Bond Green Schoolyard Program allows us to announce that we are accepting Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) for Landscape Design Services for several of our elementary schools. Please review … Read More

Lily Street Block Sale

They say thirteen is an unlucky number, but we hope to prove that wrong this year. April 30, 2011, marks the 13th Annual Lily Street Block Sale! It’s a great time to get together, finalize some spring cleaning, pick up … Read More

John Muir Elementary in the news

The Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association has long cared about John Muir Elementary school and the success of its students. We were fortunate to have John Muir’s Principal Rosenberg at our General Meeting in January. Rosenberg expressed much the same opinions … Read More

John Muir Elementary School Pre-Kindergarten

Do you have a four year old or a child who will turn four by December 2, 2011? Are you looking for an engaging, explorative and academic school environment for your child? If so, check out John Muir’s Pre Kindergarten … Read More

Youth in the neighborhood – Jan. 2011 General Meeting Recap

The HVNA January 27th, 2011 general meeting was busy with five presentations. The first three presentations focused on upcoming opportunities for our youth in the neighborhood with benefits for the community at large. Rob Connolly, the President of Boys & … Read More

Youth Opportunity [August-September 2010 print edition]

By Barbara Wenger CommunityGrows, an environmental education program serving high-needs youth through gardening, cooking and green-jobs training, has been very busy this summer in the Western Addition. Thanks to our great partnerships with Mo’Magic-Western Addition groups, Hayes Valley Apartments, and … Read More