Small Business / Economic Development

Image of a desk with a stack of papers labeled Small business The goal for the small business program is to help recover the economy for small businesses. To support the local merchants and small business owners in Chinatown and Sunset District, Self-Help for the Elderly’s ETED Team provides resources and technical assistance to help the clients promote their businesses and to be successful.

Thriving Business Marketing Grant for merchants in Chinatown: The purpose of the grant is to help small businesses increase traffic and sales through social media promotions.

Beautify Storefront Project in Sunset District: A partnership with OEWD and Supervisor Gordon Mar’s Office, this project unites the artists and the merchants in Sunset District to make the community stronger and more beautiful. The project will kick off on November 1, 2022. Please click here for eligibilities and application.

Contact Self-Help for the Elderly’s Small Business / Economic Development Team:
Tel: 415-677-7600
Address: 601 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94133