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Learning about Ourselves by Exploring Other Cultures

With more than 330 members throughout the city, Neighborhood Circles are smaller, hyper-local groups that enable members to develop relationships closer to home. The 94109 / 94133 Circle includes Nob Hill, North Beach, Telegraph Hill, Chinatown and Russian Hill. ...

Community Pride at San Francisco Village

From San Francisco Village Board Co-Chair, Bill Haskell –   Like many gay men of my generation, I moved to San Francisco to find a home that welcomed me – a place where I knew I belonged. During the AIDS epidemic, our sense of community was shattered. We...

The Power of Connectedness in an Era of Isolation

At San Francisco Village we’re in the business of building intergenerational community: connecting people of all ages to a well-spring of experience and knowledge while celebrating our common humanity. At a time in our American history when social isolation and...

Exploring Your Life Story Through Intergenerational Relationships

When young people have mentors, they learn to trust themselves and gain social values to take with them through life’s journey.  But what happens for older adults when they interact with those 50 years younger?  A sense of social connectedness helps boost brain...

Learn Something New About Yourself

Here at San Francisco Village, our programming and neighborhood circles provide an opportunity for members to live connected, active, and engaged. This allows us to continue discovering and learning things about ourselves and the world around us during this vibrant...

Our Members’ Favorite Things About San Francisco Village

Membership with San Francisco Village helps our community navigate aging, enabling us stay active and connected with those around us. As we’ve written about previously, this has changed the lives of many. Here are some of our members’ favorite aspects about membership...