Small Business Holiday Help

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The holidays are just around the corner – and they will look a little different this season. The Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center knows this year, more than ever, your customers are important to you. They want to work together to promote safe holiday shopping at small businesses like yours, all season long. Small businesses like yours…

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Coronavirus Information

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Maintaining the health of the YBCBD staff and teams that provide our services is a top priority and we have altered some of our services. Here are important updates and information. Government Updates and Information SF Government’s Updated Reopening Information Page and Timeline October 20th Reopening Statement by the Mayor Dept. Of Public Health Press…

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Businesses Operating In Yerba Buena

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While we all keep social distancing, making our own meals can get a little tiring. Meanwhile our local businesses are struggling so if you can, please consider using one of these Yerba Buena District shops for a delivery or take out order. Please note that this information will be kept up to date as best…

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Small Business Grants For Yerba Buena

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In response to the pandemic, the nonprofit YBCBD has established a Small Business Support Fund to help the small, ground-level, neighborhood storefront businesses that are so important to the health, vitality, and character of the Yerba Buena neighborhood.  The granted funds may be used for rental assistance, employee wages, general operations, personal protective equipment, and…

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Nominate Someone Excellent

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The Yerba Buena Community Excellence Awards are issued yearly at the Annual Meeting and serve to highlight those who show outstanding participation in improving our neighborhood. Because of the events this year and the restraints that do not permit the usual participation, we are going to refocus the guidelines for which we previously considered applicants which…

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Attention Graphic Designers and Visual Artists!

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The Yerba Buena District is home to many of the biggest museums and cultural centers in San Francisco where people come from all over the world to visit. Part of the YBCBD mission is to help promote the neighborhood as a destination for unique cultural discoveries, public performances, and memorable, unexpected artistic experiences. Recently, the…

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YBCBD to Continue with Priority Service

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Amid society’s new reality with COVID-19, our incredible team of service providers and staff are at work to keep Yerba Buena clean and safe. With the City of San Francisco extending its Public Health Order to shelter in place until May 3, 2020 to slow the spread of the virus, the YBCBD is doing its…

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Free Hidden SF Walking Tours!

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Hidden stories, surprises, and live performances abound in a FREE 90-minute walking tour in downtown San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Neighborhood. Local history, activism, music, and pirating are brought to life as actors portray the larger than life historical figures that gave this city its quirky and unique reputation. Brought to you by the Yerba Buena…

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Application for Yerba Buena Night Talent

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We are now accepting applications for performers for Yerba Buena Night 2020. If you are a singer, dancer, or performer of any kind we want to hear from you! Yerba Buena Night 2020 is the tenth year of the free evening arts festival that features dance, music, and performance all located in the heart of…

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Bigbelly Unveiling

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We’re unveiling our new graphic designed Bigbellies tomorrow at 10am! Celebrate new artwork in the district by artists Kalani Ware and Creativity Explored. Join us and District 6 Supervisor Matt Haney as we inaugurate these new works of public art. We’re meeting at Market Street and Yerba Buena Lane to show off these wonderful new…

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