Support One of San Francisco’s Oldest Non-Profits

August 27, 2020

A Virtual Taste of TEL HI 2020
130 Years of Service in San Francisco

Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center (TEL HI) is hosting its annual fundraiser, A Virtual Taste of TEL HI, on Friday, September 18, 2020, at 6 PM to celebrate its 130th year anniversary! This year, guests who register in advance will have a chance to win a $1,000 Food & Wine Shopping Spree sponsored by the popular food delivery app Postmates.

Students in TEL HI’s after school programs

More importantly, those who attend will have a chance to support their neighborhood non-profit, TEL HI, and help keep its doors open and programs running so that it can continue serving San Francisco’s families in need. With the COVID-19 crisis, this has never been more important and more difficult as TEL HI has lost revenues due to the pandemic and has had to find ways to fundraise for important programs and services like its…

  • English Learner Academy – a program that supports students new to the country in their language skills, academics, and transition into a new country and culture
  • Learning Hubs – socially distant spaces that allow low-income students to access their online classes and receive academic support
  • Support for parents of low-income preschoolers
  • Sheltered seniors who suffer from food insecurity and isolation


Senior who picked up lunch to-go during the height of COVID-19 pandemic


Register today and experience TEL HI up close, listen to guest speakers including Mayor London Breed, and bid on one-of-a-kind live auction items like a Home Office Makeover or a fabulous San Francisco Staycation! You will also be able to bid on wonderful silent auction items during A Virtual Taste of TEL HI’s online silent auction, which opens a week before the event on Friday, September 11 at 6:30 PM. The event will kick-off with a virtual cocktail party where guests can learn how to make TEL HI’s signature cocktail – TEL HI TINI from a master mixologist at Sweetie’s Art Bar! You won’t want to miss it!


San Francisco Mayor London Breed




We look forward to seeing you on Friday, September 18 and until then, stay safe and well!

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