Our Mission

Establish a renewed ‘sense of place’ for the Union Square Area by supporting diverse artistic, cultural, and culinary programs and projects – and by cultivating a welcoming, caring community for all humankind.

Union Square Foundation is a 501 C 3 Nonprofit. Tax ID # 82-2194802


Working collaboratively with
our government partners and district stakeholders, we are shaping the long-term vibrancy of our area with thoughtful public realm investments and homeless services.

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What We've Achieved so far

•Hosted 4th Annual Winter Walk SF (1.7 million visitors in 2017)

•Powell Street Promenade

•Maiden Lane Activations

•Next generation pedestrian counters

•Secured $40,000 for Campton Place improvements

•BART Canopy test at Market Street

•Hallidie Plaza improvements

•Holiday décor & lighting