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Gifts of all sizes are welcome. San Francisco School of Needlework & Design is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. All donations are tax-deductible. Tax-deductible ID: 47-5111581. If you would like to donate by check, please make your check out to SFSNAD and mail it to:
SFSNAD 360 Post Street, Suite 604 San Francisco, CA 94108
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Together, let’s promote and preserve hand embroidery.
Our Vision: A world class center for the teaching and showcasing of needlework
Your gift will enable us to:
Preserve and Advance the Art
Create a unique cultural center in the US that honors the history of American, International, and Contemporary needlework
Offer exhibitions for student work
Exhibit collections of historic needlework
Support our public library of over 3000 volumes
Build and Expand the Stitcher Community
Offer free weekly Stitch Ins
Build a diverse and engaging community for stitchers
Encourage and Support Our Students
Provide student scholarships
Train students for needlework careers
Maintain small class sizes
Keep class prices affordable
Provide students with the best materials available
Maintain World Class Quality
Provide a well-appointed facility
Teach a broad range of unique techniques
Develop curricula for beginners through pre-professional levels
Ensure the highest standards of instructional excellence for every student