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Causes: Ethnic & Immigrant Centers, Human Services, Immigration, Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment

Mission: Building a Solid Foundation (BSF), founded in 2003, exists to support individuals struggling with homelessness. Acknowledging the destructive effects drug and alcohol addiction can have on the lives of individuals and families, BSF strives to support the recovery effort with a focus on sustainable life changes.

Target demographics: homeless addicted to drugs, alcohol, or both.

Direct beneficiaries per year: 954 men and 263 mothers with children.

Geographic areas served: SF Bay Area

Programs: Building a Solid Foundation provides direct assistance through our 180 Day Drug and Alcohol Program, 365 Day Transitional Housing Program, 12 Step Recovery Program, GED support courses, and our Urgent Shelter Assistance Program for women with children.

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Rating: 3

This is a Christian organization that solicits for homeless men and women who struggle with drug/alcohol addiction. The men I've met I really like. Keep up the good work. Everybody deserves a second chance!