News & Updates

Southeast Ferguson Community Association hosts 1st Christmas Celebration

On Friday, December 8th, the Southeast Ferguson Community Association hosted the Southeast Ferguson Christmas Celebration in collaboration with Alliance Credit Union, the Salvation Army and other partners at the Ferguson Community Empowerment Center. This was the first event of its kind specifically for the residents of Southeast Ferguson and from the early arrivals, consistent attendance…

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Urban showcases Section 3 partnership with Baines Group Inc at a recent HUD visit to the Alice Griffith neighborhood.

Urban Strategies Regional Vice President Isaac Dozier recently spoke at a recent HUD forum presented by the SFPUC’s Contractors Assistance Center about how our partnership with Baines Group, Inc is bringing actual results to the job seekers of Alice Griffith. The event was also featured in the San Francisco Bay View newspaper.

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New Blog Post: Of Pride and Shame

View our latest blog post showcasing the Green Garden Bakery’s leadership team on Stories of U.S.      

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We’ve Launched A Blog: Stories of U.S.

Stories of Urban Strategies (Stories of U.S.) is a blog which aims to connect readers to the lives of people living in distressed urban communities across the United States. We use real-life stories and data to help people understand the challenges, opportunities, and strengths of the families with whom we partner in this work. Our hope is to…

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Clark Creative Minds Entrepreneurs participate in 7th Ward Festival

In May 27th and May 28th our youth from Joseph S. Clark High School, Clark Creative Minds (CCM), sold the products from their business ventures at the Treme 7th Ward Festival. The students had sole control over which type of products they sold, the design of their products, and the cost of their products at…

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Southeast Ferguson launches 1st annual ‘Community Appreciation Day’

The Southeast Ferguson Community Association hosted their 1st annual ‘Community Appreciation Day’ on Sunday, August 13 at the Canfield Green Apartments. Watch the KSDK coverage of their successful event here.   To view additional event photos, visit our Facebook page here.

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