The 10th Annual

NEN Awards

January 26th, 2018  City Hall’s Rotunda

The NEN Award returns for its 10th and Biggest Year Ever!


The NEN Awards are San Francisco’s way of honoring and celebrating the work of residents and organizations who make our city an amazing place to live.


Our Nomination Process:

Please take the time to nominate your local heroes for this year’s award categories (see list below) and remember you can nominate your own group/organization.  The nomination window closes at 5pm on Friday, December 1st.  Visit our nominations center here…


Save the Date:

Also please save the date of the evening of January 26th, 2018.  We’ll be opening the event reservation site in November so watch for updates.

Thank you for your support of this important celebration and we’ll see you in the rotunda with the rest of your neighborhood partners

NOTE: If you are a past winner, we will be inviting back awardees from over the last ten years to join us and celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Awards.

This Year’s NEN Award

Categories are:

Outstanding Neighborhood Watch Group:


Exemplary NERT Leadership:


Exemplary ALERT Leadership:


Most Empowering City Employee of the Year:


Youth Neighborhood Leadership:


Most Inspiring Public Works Volunteer:


Comeback Neighborhood of the Year:

Best Community Challenge Grant Project:


Best Merchant Association/Community Benefit District:


Outstanding Park Volunteer Group:


NEN Lifetime Achievement:


NEN Hall of Fame:


Extraordinary Neighborhood Block Party:

Special Thank You to Our NEN Award Partners