Celebrating our 40th Birthday 

See this page for  news on the success of Community Congress 2018

VOLUNTEER opportunities and COMMITTEES


There are plenty of opportunities to support the work we do! For our seniors, come teach a class, serve lunch, or deliver groceries to homebound seniors.  Do you have experience/energy to help us with fundraising? Or join one of our committees, which focus on program areas and include board members and community members: 

  • HOUSING Committee—support our transformative housing programs that provide permanent affordability for tenants, including development of new housing and refurbishment/management of Holly courts and Alemany public housing sites
  • COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT Committee—support strategic planning, designing, and implementing community engagement programs, including public safety meetings/initiatives, special events, and the annual Bernal Community Congress
  • FIESTA Committee—plan the annual Fiesta on the Hill, including recruiting sponsors and brainstorming theme and activities

donate and Become a Member today


Bernal Heights is a member based non-profit organization serving the Bernal Heights, Excelsior and surrounding communities.  We focus on affordable housing, senior programs, youth and adult employment, community building and engagement, community safety and youth leadership.  Support and sustain the awesome work that we provide to our community by becoming a member or making a donation today!          


COMING SUNDAY OCTOBER 28, 2018! Great music, local artisans, food, family friendly activities, unique booths, and much more.  Fiesta needs your participation!  And this year to celebrate BHNC’s 40th birthday there will be a Costume Parade and Marching Band at noon!  See the Fiesta on the Hill page for how to be a sponsor, vendor, and performer—and check out the great photos from Fiestas over the years.