Causa Justa Just Cause: Black Priorities

Contact Sean Tanner
Address 2145 Keith Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 864-8372
Fax (415) 864-8373
Hours M, Tu, Th, F: 1pm-6pm, W & Sat.: (Please call first)
Email sean@cjjc.org
Website www.cjjc.org
Target  Bayview Hunters Point Residents & Community Members
Additional Languages

Our communities are under attack! Come learn about how we are fighting against the criminalization of our communities and strategizing against our oppressors.


Coleman Advocates For Children & Youth

Main Office

Contact Allen Napolis (Organizing Director)
Address 459 Vienna Street, San Francisco, CA 94112
Phone (415) 239-0161
Fax
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email  ajnapolis@colemanadvocates.org
Website www.colemanadvocates.org
Target Parents and children
Additional Languages Spanish

Parents Making a Change (PMAC) organizes parents and develops their leadership skills to advocate and implement school site and district-wide campaigns.

 


Community Youth Center of San Francisco: Bayview Branch Office

Bayview Youth Advocates

Contact Hai Chi Vu
Address 4438 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 550-1151
Fax (415) 775-1345
Hours M-F: 10am-6pm
Email haichiv@cycsf.org
Website www.cycsf.org
Target Youth ages 14-18
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese

CYC Bayview Branch Office has two main service areas. One is the Bayview Youth Advocates program, which brings together a multi-cultural group of high school youth (living or attending school in District 10) to lead their community and San Francisco towards peace and positive change. Youth Advocates will gain leadership, campaign building, public speaking, action and event planning, resource-seeking, and cultural competency skills. Additionally, we outreach to mono-lingual Chinese and
Spanish speaking youth and families in the Bayview Hunter’s Point community to offer assistance in public services, such as public safety awareness, emergency preparedness, and referrals. We also organize cultural exchange events to foster racial harmony and build a stronger Bayview community.


Jumpstart

Contact Alicia Torres (Jumpstart Program Director)
Address 235 Montgomery Street, Suite 1025, SF 94104
Phone (415) 536-5867 ext. 121
Fax
Hours Regional office M-F: 9am-5pm / Services vary in times
Email  alicia.torres@jstart.org
Website www.jstart.org
Target Pre-school age, 3-5 years old
Additional Languages

The Jumpstart program supports our mission to work toward the day every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed.  This involves improving academic gains for young children, involving families, and fostering a pipeline of early educators and champions of early childhood education.  We pursue this vision by providing our enriched curriculum in preschool aged classrooms, by participating in community events to promote early literacy activities in and outside of the home, by cultivating a high-quality early childhood workforce and by inspiring public support and investment in high-quality early learning experiences.


Parents For Public Schools of San Francisco

Contact Teresa L. Arriaga (Executive Director)
Tammy Stribling (African American Community Outreach Coordinator)
Address 3543 18th Street Suite 1, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone (415) 861-7077
Fax
Hours General Office Hours: M-F 9am-2:30pm or by appointment. Please leave voicemail in your preferred language or email info@ppssf.org.
Email info@ppssf.org
Website www.ppssf.org
Target Prospective and current public school family members of students from preschool to 12th grade
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese

Parents for Public Schools of San Francisco (PPS-SF) work with families, students and community members to understand and improve the San Francisco public school system. Our services include:
– Workshops to inform families about the public school enrollment process from preschool (PreK) through high school
– Leadership training for families to participate and engage with their public schools.
– Parent Support Groups on how to support students’ success
– Office hours at various sites to ask for advice on topics related to public schools.


San Francisco Bay View

Contact Troy Williams (Editor)
Mary Ratcliff (Managing Editor)
Address 4917 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 671-0789
Fax (415) 671-0789
Hours Call any time
Email editor@sfbayview.com
Website www.sfbayview.com
Target All people, especially the Black community and other communities of color
Additional Languages

In the nearly 200-year-old tradition of the Black press, the San Francisco Bay View strives to be a tool for the liberation of all oppressed people. Published monthly in print and daily online, the Bay View reports the news and views that enlighten and empower the people. On the first of every month, pick up a Bay View for free in Bayview Hunters Point and on both sides of the Bay or subscribe to receive the paper by mail, and keep up with breaking news and events every day on sfbayview.com.


San Francisco Youth Commission

Contact Leah LaCroix (Acting Director)
Address 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 345, San Francisco, CA 92102
Phone (415) 554-6446
Fax (415) 554-6140
Hours M-F: 9am-6pm
Email youthcom@sfgov.org
Website www.sfgov.org/yc
Target 12-23 year old San Franciscans
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin

Making policy and legislative recommendations to the Mayor and the Board of Supervisors in order to improve the lives of young people in San Francisco. 17 Youth Commissioners are appointed each year not only work with those in government, but also to help integrate their peers and community youth into the policy work of the Commission.  The Commission (and adult staff) is available to provide trainings on the structure of government; the budget and the legislative process; and public speaking. Contact the Youth Commission for a training, tour, or issue you are interested in working on.


Young Women’s Freedom Center

Contact Julia Arroyo (ProgramDirector)
Address 832 Folsom Street, Suite 700, San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone (415) 703-8800 ext 211
Fax
Hours M & Th: 9am-7pm / T, W, F: 9am-5pm
Email julia@cywd.org
Website www.youngwomenfree.org
Target cis-gender, transgender, queer
Additional Languages  Spanish

*Formerly known as The Center for Young Women’s Development

Sister circle every Thursday 4:00-6:00, 9 month paid internship opportunity, care management, courtroom advocacy, Rap session every Friday 3:30-4:30 in SF Juvenile Justice. We use education as a practice of freedom.