Project Refuge - is an alliance between Somali Family Service (SFS) of San Diego and the La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club; with generous support from other local Rotary Clubs and organizations.The mission of Project Refuge is to facilitate a transition to social and financial independence for refugees of Somalia and East Africa who have suffered extreme violence, torture and persecution in their homelands; by providing safe, comfortable housing and centralized access to a network of supportive community services. For more information check the Project's website: http://www.projectrefuge.org/
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
Neighborhoods First Initiative in collaboration with Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) - providing an alternative to gangs and violence through mentoring and job readiness programs for local youth
Leadership Development Training - covering many topics from health insurance to how to advocate on behalf of your community
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