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Legacy program aims to keep longtime SF businesses thriving

Aug8th
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From SFGate: “Executive director Isabel Fondevila of Roxie Theater supports Proposition J, a measure that would provide some financial assistance for “legacy” businesses struggling in the current real estate market in San Francisco, Calif., on Tuesday, October 6, 2015″ Photo by Paul Chin

Thank you to all of those who voted to create the San Francisco Legacy Business Historic Preservation Fund.

The measure is historic in its own right, as San Francisco will offer a model for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in the U.S.

In the News:

Legacy program aims to keep longtime SF businesses thriving
San Francisco Examiner
August 6, 2016

Prop. J: Measure to help save longtime ‘legacy’ businesses passes
SFGate
November 4, 2015

Legacy businesses earn protection
San Francisco Examiner
November 4, 2015

New fund for ‘legacy businesses’ wins voter approval
San Francisco Business Times
November 4, 2015

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Mayhem Mansion Returns in October 2016

Jul14th

Mark your calendars! Mayhem Mansion returns in 2016 for four nights only, October 21, 22, 28 and 29. Scares abound when the Haas-Lilienthal House is transformed into a terrifying haunted mansion beginning with a heart-stopping tour led by a ghoulish host, or hostess, and ending with our delightful “Spookeasy.” Full details to be announced in August.

2016 Lecture Series

Jun15th

Heritage is excited to announce the 2016 Lecture Series line-up!

Each year, Heritage’s Lecture Series explores the breadth of San Francisco’s cultural inheritance in historic settings throughout the city. From July through November, lectures are held on Thursday evenings at 6:00 p.m., with doors opening at 5:30 PM.

Individual tickets are $10 for Heritage members and students (with ID) and $15 for the general public. Series passes (all five lectures) are $40 for members/students and $60 for the public.