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Annual City-wide cleanup day — SF GiantSweep — scheduled for Saturday Sept 8.  Want to join in?

Volunteers in the Sunnyside neighborhood, meet at Sunnyside Elementary School at 9 AM.  Read more: https://sfpublicworks.wixsite.com/sfgiantsweep

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UPDATE Aug 30): This program is now full, but they are still accepting people for the waiting list, so you are encouraged to apply.

Thanks to behind-the-scenes work by Supervisor Yee and the Sunnyside Neighborhood Association, SF Recreation and Parks Dept is now starting up an after-school program at the Sunnyside Playground Clubhouse. The price is affordable with scholarships available.

To register: sfrecpark.org/register  > search SUNNYSIDE > page down when you get Activity Search page to “Sunnyside After School Program”

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A minimum number of Sunnyside ES students are needed for a school pickup (walking bus).

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Just released: the winners of this year’s District 7 Participatory Budgeting include the four projects designed by Sunnyside residents for our neighborhood:

  • Vision Zero / traffic calming on Judson Ave;
  • Sunnyside Elementary School playground improvements;
  • Increased pedestrian safety at the Mangels/Foerster crosswalk;
  • Needed tables and chairs for the Sunnyside Playground Plaza, so that it can be used for events.

Here is the full list:

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This Saturday, Apr 21 (11am-2pm),  Mission YMCA will be holding their ‘Healthy Kids Day’ event at Sunnyside Elementary School.

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Photo from the 2017 Mission YMCA Healthy Kids event at Sunnyside Elementary School . Source: https://www.ymcasf.org/about/blog/what-healthy-kids-look-y

About Healthy Kids Day
School’s out and it’s time to relax, decompress and have fun with friends. Summer is the time for kids to get up, get out and grow. But for some kids, exposure to activities that stimulate the body and mind ends with the school year. In fact, research shows that kids are prone to gain more weight and fall behind in studies.   (more…)

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Voting closed — we’ll post results as soon as we get them.

If you haven’t voted yet in Participatory Budgeting, please do it today. These are local projects designed for your neighborhood, by your neighbors (see Sunnyside’s list below)—but they don’t get funded without your vote. http://sfpbd.sfgov.org/district/7/vote. Voting season is open until midnight, Saturday Apr 14. All District 7 residents can vote. (Don’t know if you are D7? See map.)

Four projects were developed by Sunnyside residents, and will have a direct impact on our neighborhood–but only if they get enough votes. We did it last year, we can do it again. Please Vote for Sunnyside!  http://sfpbd.sfgov.org/district/7/vote.  


 The short list of Sunnyside projects to vote for (details follow):

  • Judson Ave. Traffic Calming
  • Mangels-Foerster Crosswalk
  • Sunnyside Park Plaza activation
  • Sunnyside Elementary Playground
  • Vision Zero / Pedestrian Safety

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ParticipatoryBudgeting2018_SocialMediaImages_bannerParticipatory Budgeting voting season is here: From April 1 to April 14, all District 7 residents can vote on which community-initiated projects to fund. (D7 Map.) Your vote is the critical for bringing money to our neighborhood for projects designed by your neighbors! Please take a moment and vote here: http://sfpbd.sfgov.org/district/7/vote

Four projects were developed by Sunnyside residents, and will have a direct impact on our neighborhood–but only if they get enough votes. Vote for Sunnyside!  (more…)

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The schoolyard at Sunnyside Elementary School is having its Kick-Off event on Saturday Jan 20, 11am to 1pm. Now the yard will be available for community use on the weekends. Join your neighbors and local families for this fun opening event. SNA officers will be there at our table.  More about the city-wide program SF Shared Schoolyard Program: SFSharedSchoolyard.org

This event will have an emphasis on bikes and families, including  learn to ride with YBIKE.

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