Our Mission


To build collaborative relationships between UCSF and the community, promoting civic engagement, fostering community health and well-being, and enhancing the environment for education, patient care, research, and employment at UCSF. The Center serves as a bridge between UCSF and local communities, emphasizing partnerships that value and respect the assets and diversity of both.


To actively improve the quality of life of and promote health equity throughout our communities by cultivating, sustaining and advancing strong collaborative partnerships that model excellence in community and University engagement.