Resources for Legacy Businesses

Being listed on the Legacy Business Registry means that businesses are officially recognized as long-standing community-serving cultural assets in San Francisco. The City and County of San Francisco intends the Registry to be a tool for providing educational and promotional assistance to Legacy Businesses to encourage their viability and success. To that end, the City has created the following documents.

 

Local Resources for Legacy Businesses

The Legacy Business Program Resources Handbook, created by the Office of Small Business in partnership with the San Francisco Small Business Development Center, serves as a handy reference guide of local business programs, services and resources that are available to help businesses succeed and continue their legacy.

Legacy Business Program Resources Handbook, 2018
 [English] [Chinese] [Spanish] [Tagalog] 

 

Small Business Toolkit for Transitioning to Employee Ownership

Becoming Employee-Owned, created by the Office of Small Business in partnership with the Democracy at Work Institute, is a small business toolkit to introduce Legacy Businesses to the succession strategy of transitioning to employee ownership.

Becoming Employee-Owned, April 2018