Our Mission

One San Diego is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to promoting equal access to economic prosperity, safe and vibrant communities, and an enhanced quality of life to ensure every San Diegan has the opportunity to succeed.

One San Diego supports the interests of neighborhoods citywide and seeks to enrich the lives of all San Diegans through efforts to expand opportunities for local youth, inclusive community engagement, empowering local small business and entrepreneurs to grow San Diego’s economy, and building an educated and skilled 21st century workforce.

Through its work, One San Diego seeks to support the organization of the Mayor’s Office and City, engage neighborhoods through collaboration and community involvement, and better connect San Diegans with local leaders to build more resilient communities.


Thank you so much for your work on behalf of the Elementary Institute of Science. It was a dream come true to receive ten state-of-the-art, brand new HP laptops. A bright, welcoming environment with up-to-date equipment is essential to inspiring children to pursue their dreams.
— Ida Rose Florez, Ph.D, Executive Director of The Elementary Institute of Science