Immigrants, parents, children, teens, and educators count on us everyday to provide bilingual emergency services and a continuum of support.
We’re on a mission to improve lives in unequal San Francisco.

We ❤ families. Join our bilingual, fun, engaging courses aimed at helping Spanish-speakers learn about healthy development, school readiness, and community resources!

Calling public school students who want to make friends, learn new skills, and celebrate 415 culture in a safe, fun, and supportive environment.

We’re part of San Francisco’s “Preschool for All” network. Our dual-language Spanish/English Child Development Center invests in San Francisco’s future!


Join us for The Week of the Young Child

During the first week of April, Good Sam will host celebrations to highlight the importance of early childhood programs and services.  Join us for a series of fun FREE family-friendly events in the Mission & Bayview this month..

Visit Our New Dual Language Preschool!

We are thrilled to announce that this multi-year project to build a new preschool is now complete! The space is a beautiful 6,300 square feet facility with two classrooms, lobby/reception area, staff lounge, outdoor play area, kitchen and offices. This new school will serve 48 low income students and their families through a uniques dual language, two generation curriculum. Come to our Open House on April 22 from 10:30am-12:30pm Meet other families and bring your children to play!

They are our future!


We believe that children are our future. For 128 years, we have provided immigrants, children, families and seniors with opportunities to prosper and build a better future. This year, thousands of people came to us to build knowledge, skills and confidence. From free preschool to ESL classes, we stand with our community when life gets tumultuous. We invest in our children and families, we make sure that our community has a chance to succeed. We invite you to read about the highlights from this past year and to remember:  This is what it looks like to invest in our collective future.

Success Stories

Meet our participants and read more about our impact.