NEN, SAFE, and NERT Launched the Neighborfest Block Party Campaign!

About Neighborfest

Connected communities are safer communities and there is no better way to meet your neighbors and build strong relationships than with a good old fashion block party. This year SAFE is honored to partner with NERT and the rest of the Neighborhood Empowerment Network to launch the Neighborfest Block Party Program here in San Francisco.

Program Goals

The goal of the neighrborfest programs is to increase the number of block parties that occur in San Francisco communities and to provide block party hosts with fun and easy to follow process that will help them throw the worlds best block party!

Program Benefits

There are many benefits to participating in the Neighborfest program, including:

  • Waiving of the $167.00 ISCOTT Application fee
  • Free Neighborfest Hosting Workshop
  • Advice and support from the SAFE / NERT / NEN staff on how to throw a safe and fun and event


How Do I Participate?

To participate you must meet the following requirements:

For questions regarding this program, please contact SAFE Program Manager – Irina Chatsova at (415) 553-1982 or Daniel Homsey at (415) 554-7114

Please see the “Downloadable Documents” section below for all necessary forms.

Downloadable Documents

All applications must be submitted to the NEN – not the SFMTA – also the application at the end of the toolkit is outdated – please use the document below.

Host Toolkit