About Us

City of Dreams serves young people ages 9 and up living in San Francisco’s low-income and public housing communities. Established in 2004, we have provided enrichment opportunities for at-risk youth in the city’s underserved communities for nearly 15 years.

We believe that a variety of experiential events enhance the learning process and allow youth to develop the skills needed to achieve their goals. We also understand that not every child develops in the same way or with the same methods. And we empathize with the kids who may not have ready access to many opportunities and resources to aid in their development. Our curriculum provides just enough structure but leaves room for kids to be kids while learning how to be their best selves.

Since our inception in 2004, we have reached thousands of young people and family members. Now more than ever, the youth of