News and Announcements

 Study Center wins San Francisco Press Club award

By Marjorie Beggs
Study Center Senior Writer and Editor

December 4, 2018
San Francisco Study Center is pleased to announce that Mark Hedin, our community reporter, has won a prestigious San Francisco Press Club award for his story, “Fiscal sponsor’s bold role in removing Confederate statues from New Orleans.” The piece was published last November in the News section of the Fiscal Sponsor Directory, a nationwide resource that Study Center created in 2008 and has managed since then. Read the Story


Josie’s Place director honored for service to children in mourning

By Marjorie Beggs
Study Center Senior Writer and Editor

September 26, 2018
Pat Murphy was surprised and flattered when Joe Hallisy, her friend of 40-plus years, said he wanted to nominate her for the prestigious Jefferson Award for Public Service in the Bay Area.

As co-founder and director of Josie’s Place since 2007, Murphy knew that her program was unique in San Francisco.  Read the Story