A. Philip Randolph Institute San Francisco

Contact Dedria Smith
Address 1301 Evans Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 821-4777
Fax (415) 821-4733
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email aprisf@sbcglocal.net
Website www.aprisf.org
Target Youth and adults
Additional Languages

We are a community based organization that serves San Francisco residents particularly in Bayview Hunter Point since 1994.  Our mission has been to support racial equality and economic justice and to advocate for disadvantaged communities throughout San Francisco through community engagement and civic participation.  We connect job seekers to career inspiring opportunities.

Bayview Footprints Network

Hours Anytime
Email info@QuesadaGardens.org
Website www.bayviewfootprints.org
Target Bayview Hunters Point’s informal associations
Additional Languages

Bayview Footprints of Community Building Groups. was formed in 2007 by Bayview History Preservation Project (Linda Brooks-Burton), Blue Dolphin Youth Swim Team (James Ross), Quesada Gardens Initiative (Jeffrey Betcher), Think Round Inc. (Heidi Hardin), ttdigital (Thomas Kennedy) and many other early member groups and organizers. The network of community-building groups – many of them informal – committed to working together to make the Bayview stronger though positive strategies like creating community-defined art, helping our youth achieve health and success, preserving our history, growing community gardens, and telling a balanced story about a maligned neighborhood.

Today, Bayview Footprints is primarily a community communications network facilitated by Quesada Gardens Initiative. A free bi-weekly e-newsletter (Bayview Footprints Local News) reaches several thousand subscribers, and the neighborhood longest-running blog, It’s What Community Looks Like, serves nearly 600 posts about a great neighborhood and its people. The group also hosts special issue Footprints Forums.

Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

Contact Roxane Buchwitz
Address 2901 Irving Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 682-0566
Fax (415) 682-0567
Hours M-Sat: 9am-4pm
Email sftzuchi@yahoo.com
Website www.tzuchi.us
Additional Languages  Mandarin, Cantonese

Build student-centered learning environments, with a focus on disadvantaged students, guided by the core values of Gratitude, Respect, and Love.

– Provide daily life necessities
– Prepare students with scholastic and life skills
– Strengthen family commitment to education
– Partner with schools and communities

Causa Justa :: Just Cause (Bayview Office)

Contact Sanyika Bryant
Address 2145 Keith Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 864-8372
Fax (415) 864-8373
Hours M-F 10am-6pm
Email info@causajusta.org
Website www.cjjc.org
Additional Languages  Spanish

We are a grassroots housing and immigrant rights non-profit.  We have offices in West Oakland, East Oakland, the Mission and Bayview districts.  Our Bayview office focuses on our Youth in Power and our Black Priorities Project.  Born through mergers between Black organizations and Latino organizations, we build bridges of solidarity between working class communities.

Dr. George W. Davis Senior Center – Bayview Senior Services

Contact  Susie Tyner (Program Director)
Address 1706 Yosemite Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124 (Until Feb. 2016)

1751 Carroll Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124 (As of Feb. 15, 2016)

Phone (415) 822-1444
Fax (415) 822-5327
Hours M-F 9am-5pm
Email info@bhpmss.org
Website www.bhpmss.org
Target  Seniors and persons living with disabilities
Additional Languages  Cantonese and Samoan

Information and referrals, social services, recreation activities, nutritious noon meals along with exercise, line dancing, and arts and crafts. Bingo, card games, dominoes and tournaments, special events and local outings make the senior centers a happening place. Each center is designed to provide a one stop location for services and activities.

Edgewood Center for Children and Families – Family Support Services

Contact Kristine Herbert, Office Manager
Address 3801 3rd St., Suite 610, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 375-7630
Fax (415) 648-4410
Hours M-W, F: 10am-4pm; Th by appointment
Email iKinshipSF@edgewood.org
Website www.iKinship.org
Target Families and Grandparents raising children
Additional Languages  Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese

Edgewood’s Family Resource Center serves families and children in the Bayview Hunter’s Point Community and surrounding areas. We are a drop-in center offering resources and information that support families year round. We offer parenting classes, child development activities, mental health services, and case management. We partner with other community organizations to offer support and services to family.

Friends of Youngblood Coleman Park

Hours Varies
Target Youth and Family
Additional Languages

The mission of Friends of YBC Park is to revitalize our neighborhood park by creating a safe and fun environment for all to enjoy exercise, arts, sports and learn to grow together. “Let’s get out and play” is our parks motto.

Habitat For Humanity Greater San Francisco

Contact Laura Ealy
Address 500 Washington Street, Suite 200 San Francisco CA 94111
Phone (415) 625-1022
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email lealy@habitatgsf.org
Website www.habitatgsf.org
Target Longtime Bayview residents who need minor, exterior home repairs who make up to 80% of the area median income.  40%-60% area median income residents looking for homeownership opportunities.  Neighbors interested in beautifying local parks.
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese

We partner with local homeowners, volunteers, and nonprofit organizations to strengthen communities in Marin, San Francisco, and San Mateo counties.  We offer affordable home ownership opportunities, minor home and community facility repairs and park and garden beautification events.

Meals on Wheels of San Francisco

Contact  Harvi Brantley
Address 1375 Fairfax Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone (415) 920-1111
Fax (415) 920-1110
Hours M-F: 8:30am-4:30pm
Email info@mowsf.org
Website www.mowsf.org
Target Seniors / Homebound Seniors / Young Adults With Disabilities
Additional Languages

MOWSF and its volunteers provide seniors what they need to live independent and dignified lives – nutritious meals, professional social work and friendly human contact.

Quesada Gardens Initiative

Hours  Anytime
Email info@quesadagardens.org
Website www.quesadagardens.org
Target Bayview Hunters Point’s informal associations
Additional Languages

Quesada Gardens Initiative is an informal association of neighbors in Bayview Hunters Point, and a network of beautiful public spaces in the neighborhood’s heart. QGI operates in the spirit of community building learned from Annette Smith and Karl Paige, and maintains and programs destination point community gathering spaces, gardens, and public art projects. The community-emergent, grassroots group meets monthly, regularly hosts volunteer events and visitor tours, maintains a community communications network, grows a lots of food, and provides an entry-point for allies to reach the grassroots community. QGI is non-political, focuses on strengths, honors history and culture, and represents the scrappy do-it-yourself character of a great neighborhood becoming greater.

Reentry Council of The City & County of San Francisco

Contact Karen Shain
Address 880 Bryant Street,Room 200, San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone (415) 553-1047
Fax (415) 553-1171
Hours M-F: 8:30am-5pm
Email reentry.council@sfgov.org
Website www.sfgov.org/reentry
Target Adults returning to San Francisco from San Francisco County Jail, San Francisco juvenile justice out-of-home placements, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation facilities, and the United States Federal Bureau of Prison facilities
Additional Languages

The Reentry Council coordinates local efforts to support adults returning to San Francisco from jail or prison. The Council provides the Mayor, the Board of Supervisors, the public, and any other appropriate agency with accurate and comprehensive information about programs that serve this population, barriers faced by this population, best practices to meet the needs of this population, and funding sources for programs and practices that address the needs of this population. The Council coordinates information sharing, planning, and engagement among all interested private and public stakeholders to the extent permissible under federal and state law.

Renaissance Entrepreneur Center

Contact Yamilet Galdamez
Address 1325-B Evans Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 647-3728
Fax (415) 647-1542
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email bayview@rencenter.org
Website www.rencenter.org
Target Pre-start, start up and established business owners.
Additional Languages

Renaissance Bayview provides access to business resources, training, and support to emerging and established businesses in Bayview Hunters Point, Potrero Hill, Visitation Valley and throughout San Francisco.

The Salvation Army

Bayview Hunters Point Ministry

Contact Jen Arens
Address 4622 3rd Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 826-9020
Email jen.arens@usw.salvationarmy.org
Website www.salvationarmy.org
Target 18 and Older
Additional Languages M-F: 9am-12pm (by appointment) 12pm-4:30pm Drop In

The Salvation Army Bayview Hunters Point Ministry focuses on relationships, recovery, resources, and referrals. Women’s Day activities include art classes, women’s Bible studies, and empowerment groups that allow women to explore their inner beauty while equipping them with the tools needed to improve their lives, their families, and their community. Our recovery programs help anyone who is struggling with addiction but have decided that they want what we have; sanity and wholeness. Group classes and individual counseling are offered to help area residents with a variety of issues including resume building, job searches, domestic violence, addiction, healthy relationships, and family issues.

Family Service Center

Contact Vicky Li
Address 5600 3rd Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 647-5353
Hours M and Thur 9am-5pm
Email suling.li@usw.salvationarmy.org
Website www.salvationarmy.org
Target all of low-income people
Additional Languages  Mandarin, Cantonese

Assist for utility bill, rental assistant, clothing voucher, referral form filled out.

SF Art Everywhere

Contact Antoinette Mobley (Director, Co-Founder)
Address 26 Ardath Court, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 844-0989
Fax (415) 406-8276
Email 941sfarteverywhere@gmail.com
Website www.sfarteverywhere.com
Target Visual Artists, Muralists, Musicians, and Cultural Artists
Additional Languages


SF Art Everywhere is a satellite cultural art project serving as a neighborhood beautification tool–to invite the global community into San Francisco’s southeast cultural HUB, an area that would not normally be populated by the larger San Francisco community and beyond.