For the Media

For media inquiries, contact Executive Director, Dave Knego at 415-292-1087.

Curry at a Glance

For a printable PDF: Curry at a Glance

Year Founded: 1972
Address:  333 Turk, San Francisco

Service Areas:

Case management

  • Social workers on staff: 5
  • Annual caseload: 320

Health clinic

  • Annual health care visits: 10,000
  • Medical house calls: 500

Meals

  • Breakfasts served annually: 49,622
  • Lunches served annually: 55,948

Housing

  • Units of Curry housing: 14
  • Number of clients placed in permanent housing each year: 90

Behavioral health

  • Clients served: 310
  • Group meetings
  • One-to-one counseling
  • Street outreach

Health education

  • One-on-one and group education
  • Chronic disease self-management program
  • Health information

Social programs

  • Bingo
  • Cultural events, such as Chinese New Year and Cinco de Mayo
  • Knitting
  • Citizenship classes

Funding Sources:
2010–2011 Budget: $2,422,224
Government grants: $1,477,308
Contracts: $454,627
Fundraising: $396,003
Investment income:  $41,817
Other: $52,519

Language Services:

  • Cantonese
  • English
  • Lao
  • Mandarin
  • Punjabi
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Thai
  • Vietnamese

Number of Volunteer Hours:

Meal site: 1,142
Health education:  900
Development and fundraising events: 832
Interns: 512
Senior center activities: 465
Board of directors: 314
Primary health care clinic: 264
Total: 4,429

Fundraising Events

  • Curry Gala  (every spring)
  • Bocce Ball Tournament  (every fall)