About Us


The Western Neighborhoods Project is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

What We Do

The Western Neighborhoods Project is a nonprofit organization formed in 1999 to preserve and share the history and culture of the neighborhoods in western San Francisco.

Our mission is to record your personal memory, copy your photographs, and help unearth the story of your local business, school, club or place of worship.

This Web site features images and historical articles related to the city's "Outside Lands". If you're interested in the Richmond, Sunset, West of Twin Peaks, OMI or Lake Merced districts (and the micro-neighborhoods they encompass), start browsing through our menu to learn more.

Our primary objectives and purposes are:

Interested in how and why we started this organization?
Read Woody LaBounty's account.

Who is the Western Neighborhoods Project?
Take a look at our Board of Directors

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