Organization

ISF (Idris Stelley Foundation)

San Francisco, CA
Joined in November 2004

About Us

IDRISS STELLEY FOUNDATION (ISF)

ISF is a nonprofit organization created through the settlement of Idriss Stelley's vs. City &County and SFPD case and its allocation to his mother mesha Monge-Irizarry.

Her only child, 23 was killed by SFPD at the Sony Metreon Theater on June 13, 2001, 48 shots, 9 officers, as he stood alone in an empty theater.

ISF provides free, confidential services to Bay Area biological and extended families whose loved ones have been disabled or killed by law enforcement.

  • Know your rights workshop (in collaboration with Ella Baker Center)
  • Victory oVer Violence (support group)
  • ONELOVE Quilt making
  • UMI Project (Voices of the Voiceless Book, artwork from children impacted by law enforcement brutality)
  • Support counseling
  • Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome self-help support group
  • Community altar
  • Trilingual Spanish/French/English services available
  • Family outreach training program
  • Monitoring of SFPD / input in SFPD training's
  • Police Reform (prop H) implementation
  • Police Commission hearing weekly attendance
  • Participation in Police Academy Citizen Training
  • Volunteer and undergraduate program
  • (Pending grant: funeral benefits)
  • Free E-mail &Internet access to Families &Youth affected by law misconduct
  • "No Pigs in DA Hood" Sundays 6 P.M. on 103.3 FM, talk show on law enforcement accountability, Bayview Hunters Point Community Radio, upcoming webcast "BVHP Village Voice"
  • Member of Bay Area Network Against Police Brutality &End the Death Penalty Campaign.
  • Bayview Youth Mural Dream Project

The primary focus of ISF, justified by casualty statistics is: To serve the Bay Area African American community and families of color, although no one will be turned down. Home visits can be scheduled if needed.

IDRISS STELLEY FOUNDATION (ISF)

ISF is a nonprofit organization created through the settlement of Idriss Stelley's vs. City &County and SFPD case and its allocation to his mother mesha Monge-Irizarry.

Her only child, 23 was killed by SFPD…

Location

900 Ingerson Ave, San Francisco, CA 94124