Available Grants for Tenderloin Storefront Retail - Apply by October 15th

The City of San Francisco and the Tenderloin Equitable Development Project have opened a grant program for small storefront businesses in the Tenderloin.  There are 3-4 grants available up to $3,000 for marketing, social media and technology upgrades and 2-3 grants available between $3,000 and $15,000 for larger projects.

To apply for a grant, your business must be located in the area bounded by McAllister, Larkin, Geary, and Taylor Streets. The business must also fulfill two of the following criteria:  

  • Be located in a first floor retail storefront
  • Provide resources to the low-income Tenderloin community
  • Create new economic opportunities


Check out the Program page on this web site and contact helen.bean@tedpsf.org for more information.