The Swedish Society of San Francisco (SSSF)

"To own, maintain, operate and preserve the Swedish American Hall at 2168-2174 Market Street in San Francisco for the benefit of the Swedish and the larger Scandinavian community in the San Francisco Bay Area."

The SSSF owns the Swedish American Hall and rents it out to Swedish and Scandinavian organizations at very reasonable rates. The commercial operations of the building, i.e. Café du Nord, the restaurant and the commercial events are run by our tenant UMV. Their website can be found at

The current Board of Directors of The Swedish Society of San Francisco consists of:

  • Ted Olsson (President)
  • Peggy Bley (Vice President)
  • Robert Peterson (Secretary)
  • Marty Benson (Treasurer)
  • Christer Lindquist (Director)
  • Bob Olson (Director)
  • Roxanne Schulkin (Director)
  • Rolf Tisell (Director)
  • Stig Tisell (Director)

For more information about The Swedish Society of San Francisco, renting the Swedish American Hall, or how to become a member of the SSSF see the Contact page