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Welcome to Friends of Franklin Square, an all-volunteer organization dedicated to providing you with a safe and attractive park experience in the Northeast Mission.  On this site, you will find information about several ongoing projects in the park.  Please visit often to find out about updates and news.

If you’d like to contribute, there are countless opportunities for volunteering, from monthly clean-up days, to fundraising, to organizing events, creating an off-leash dog play area, and maintaining the soccer field.

We Need Your Letter of Support to Secure Grant Funding

Click Here for a copy of the 2015 Grant Proposal

We submitted the above grant proposal in August 2015 and hope to hear the outcome of this competitive grant in early 2016.

To summarize our grant proposal that was developed through several community meetings, we would like to:

  • build a new fenced in dog play area
  • install more park lighting
  • repairing the fitness walking path
  • trim the tree grove and remove any dangerous trees
  • add landscaping

For more details or if you have questions, email us at friendsoffranklinsquare[at]gmail[dot]com.

 

2015 Year End Update

We accomplished so much in 2015 thanks to your support and the hard work of our many volunteers. Funding Secured for Soccer Field Renovation, Outdoor Adult Workout Center, and Park Lighting Our goal last year was to advocate for Franklin Square to renovate the soccer field as well as to install additional lighting and construct an outdoor adult workout center and a new, fenced-in dog play area. We are very proud to announce that together with San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department, Franklin Square received funding to renovate the soccer field and install the outdoor adult workout center. Through the … Continue reading

December 30, 2015

2014 End of Year Update

We accomplished so much in 2014 thanks to your support and the hard work of our many volunteers. Today, we are writing to let you know what to expect in this coming year and to give you a quick summary of our efforts in 2014. Funding Secured for Soccer Field Renovation, Outdoor Adult Workout Center, and Park Lighting Our goal last year was to advocate for Franklin Square to renovate the soccer field as well as to install additional lighting and construct an outdoor adult workout center and a new, fenced-in dog play area. We are very proud to announce … Continue reading

June 28, 2015
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