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NOTE:  The RFP for Capital and Public Space Improvements projects that will be funded by CDBG, Complete Neighborhoods, South of Market Community Stabilization Fund, and HOPWA will be released later in the year, for proposals that will be due by February 1, 2017.  Please check back later for more information regarding this RFP.


SoMa Community Stabilization Fund Request for Proposals (RFP)

The Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development (MOHCD) and the South of Market Community Stabilization Fund Community Advisory Committee (CAC) are pleased to announce the availability of the Request for Proposals (RFP) for 2017-2019 under the following program areas: Community Cohesion and Neighborhood Coordination, Housing Services, and Jobs and Income.  These programs shall have contract periods ranging from twelve (12) to twenty-four (24) months, depending on the program and success in achieving outcomes.  All contracts will have a start date of July 1, 2017. Please note that this RFP will not include capital programs.  A separate RFP for capital programs is available on the MOHCD website.


The RFP will be available electronically on MOHCD’s website at on Monday, December 19, 2017. Alternative formats for persons with disabilities will be available upon request to MOHCD’s ADA Coordinator, Eugene Flannery at 701-5598 or All proposals must be submitted by 5:00 pm on Friday, January 29, 2017. The RFP priorities are based on the SoMa Community Stabilization Fund Strategic Plan and are noted below:

Objective 1:       Strengthen community cohesion and neighborhood communication

Objective 2:       Support economic and workforce development for low-income residents and businesses that serve the SoMa community.

Objective 3:       Increase access to perpetually affordable housing opportunities for existing SoMa residents

Objective 4:       Improve the infrastructure and physical environment

The complete Strategic Plan can be found on MOHCD’s website at

Bidder’s Conference

MOHCD and will conduct two (2) bidder’s conferences to assist interested applicants in assessing the eligibility and scope of proposed projects, and in completing the required elements of proposals. These workshops will be identical in content and will discuss all program areas included in this RFP.  Agencies interested in applying for SoMa funds are highly recommended to attend at least one conference.

  • Tuesday, December 20, 2016, 10:00 am – 11:00 am at 1 South Van Ness Avenue, 5th Floor
  • Friday, January 6, 2017, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at 1 South Van Ness Avenue, 5th Floor

How to Contact MOHCD

If you have any questions regarding the RFP, please call Claudine M. del Rosario at MOHCD at 701-5580 or


MOHCD Announces Current Job Openings

The Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development (MOHCD) is currently recruiting for the following positions (click on a position to view the details as a pdf). If you are interested in applying, applications for City and County of San Francisco jobs are accepted through an online process. Visit to register an account and begin the application process.