Current Initiatives

Member of the Mid-City Community Advocacy Network with its mission is to create a safe, productive, and healthy community through collaboration, advocacy, and organizing.

Member of the San Diego Refugee Forum

Building Healthy Communities Initiative - a Mid-City project through California Endowment, in which we participate in the Access to Healthcare and Community Peace Promotion Momentum Teams

San Diego Unified School District - collaborate with the Parent Outreach and Education Department (planning educational forums for Somali families) and the Race/Human Relations and Advocacy Program

Leadership Development Training - covering many topics from health insurance to how to advocate on behalf of your community

Somali Community / Law Enforcement Roundtable - This is a periodical meeting where Somali community leaders and law enforcement agencies interact. 

San Diego Foundation Center & Civic Engagement- San Diego Futures Foundation is to improve lives in San Diego County by making information technology available to underserved populations by providing technology equipment, training, support, IT outsourcing, and digital media services to nonprofit organizations, disadvantaged small businesses, low-income households, people with disabilities, and seniors. 


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Health & Wellness

sfs health fair 2010SFS has been a champion in addressing gaps in healthcare in the San Diego East African refugee community, Read more...


Economic Development

sfs youthEconomic development program was created to address the economic needs of Somali and other East African families  Read more...

Family Strengthening

family strengtheningSFS bolsters the East African refugee community with its Family Strengthening program. We advocate on issues such as access to quality healthcare, Read more...

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