100% College Prep Institute

Contact Diane Gray (Executive Director)
Address 1201 Mendell Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 550-9455
Fax (415) 550-9457
Hours M-Th: 4pm-8pm
Email diane@100collegeprep.org
Website www.100collegeprep.org
Target 8th Grade-12th Grade
Additional Languages

Our 4 core programs work together to ensure a web of services that create college aware, ready, and eligible students. Youth work 1:1 with academic coaches who help them plan their college going journey by setting and achieving academic goals. They also engage in group activities that support school success, academic proficiency and college entrance.

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3rd Street Youth Center & Clinic

Contact  Joi Jackson-Morgan (Executive Director)
Address 1728 Bancroft Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-1707
Fax (415) 822-1723
Hours M-F: 1pm-5pm for clinic, Youth Access Point, and youth center drop-in
Email info@3rdstyouth.org
Website www.3rdstyouth.org
Target Youth and adults ages 12-24
Additional Languages  Spanish

The 3rd Street Youth Center & Clinic is a community based non-profit youth organization in Bayview Hunters Point, with medical & behavioral health services, housing, and youth development programming.  3rd Street specializes in empowering youth to make decisions to support their health, safety, and development.  Youth ages 12-24 can utilize the drop-in center and FREE clinic resources Monday- Friday, 1:00-5:00 PM.   Clinic services include: pregnancy testing; STD testing & treatment; HIV testing & PrEP navigation; family planning/birth control; and physicals.  3rd St also offers paid youth programming, including a year long allied health career program.

3rd Street is home to the only Youth Access Point for housing in BVHP.  Youth ages 18-25 can drop-in, Mon-Fri, 1-5:00 PM, to take the city & county’s coordinated entry housing assessment.  3rd St provides wrap around case management for youth who are eligible for rapid rehousing, and problem solving funds for those who are not.

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Alive & Free

Contact Dr. Joseph Marshall
Address 1060 Tennessee Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone (415) 826-8664
Fax (415) 826-8673
Hours Leadership Academy is Tu: 5:30-8:30pm, September to July; College Prep is Th: 5:30-8:30pm, January through July; Office: 9-5:30pm M-F
Email admin@stayaliveandfree.org
Website https://StayAliveAndFree.org/
Target 14-24 yrs old
Additional Languages

Alive & Free works to change beliefs, attitudes, values and actions that promote violence. It identifies the symptomatic thoughts and behaviors that put young people at risk for violence, addresses the underlying feelings and emotions that contribute to violent behavior and introduces a new mindset that promotes positive lifestyle choices with hands on classroom activities.

Young people who have learned the Alive & Free Prescription have a new set of life skills to make choices that help them go to college, succeed in life, and give back to their communities.

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BAYCAT

Contact Academy Staff
Address 2415 3rd Street, Suite 230, San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone (415) 701-8228
Fax (415) 701-9228
Hours M-F: 9:30am-5:30pm (Office Hours); Program Hours M-F: 4:30pm-6:30pm (Spring & Fall) M-F:1pm-5pm (Summer)
Email academy@baycat.org
Website www.baycat.org
Target Youth 11-18 years old and Young Adults 18-25 years old
Additional Languages Spanish

Digital Media

Filmmaking, Music Performance/Production, Graphic Arts/Animation, Workshops, Internships.

Education and Job Training

BAYCAT provides free after-school and summer programs for youth ages 11-17. For young adults ages 18-25 BAYCAT offers a paid pathways studio internship and a number of workshops in media arts.

In addition, BAYCAT is a full-service media studio providing local and national clients with video, audio, web, print and identity design services.

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Bayview Boom

Contact John Weiss (Director)
Address
c/o Bayview Renaissance, 1325-B Evans Ave
Phone (415) 689-4335
Fax
Hours Hours vary
Email john@bayviewboom.org
Website www.bayviewboom.org
Target Boys and Girls, ages 10-20, approximately
Additional Languages

The Bayview BOOM is an engineering and entrepreneurship “school-of-the-streets.”  Since 2011, the BOOM has provided hands-on introductory classes in hardware product design, electronics, bicycle repair, motorcycle repair, and more.  Participants learn to use professional tools, techniques, and terminology to build and sell our portable boombox.  Teens love our boombox project!  We develop problem-solving skills, self-control, and a profound sense of accomplishment.

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Bayview Hunters Point YMCA

Contact Tacing Parker (Senior Executive Director)
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax (415) 822-7769
Hours M-F: 6am-8pm; Weekends Varies
Email aparker@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Afterschool program, health and wellness, workforce, education, youth sports, family support services
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese

support groups, afterschool programs, health and wellness classes, employment assistance, parenting classes, food pantry, high school diploma/ged, youth sports, housing stability services, case management, family advocacy, enhanced visitation services

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BVHP YMCA

Contact Jibraan Lee (Beacon Director)
Address 350 Girard Street, San Francisco, CA 94134
Phone (415) 330-1593
Fax
Hours M-Th: 2pm-6pm; F: 1:15pm-6pm
Email jalee@ymcasf.net
Website www.ymcasf.org/locations/bayview-hunters-point-ymca
Target Students and Families of Dr. Martin Luther King Middle School
Additional Languages Spanish

For the past nine years, the Bayview YMCA has provided services, staffing, and programming to the Martin Luther King school community. In 2018, MLK Beacon became an official Beacon Center as part of a citywide expansion of Beacon Centers at school sites across San Francisco.

Beacon Centers strengthen the connection between schools,students,and families while offering resources and programming to meet the needs of the larger surrounding community. MLK Beacon programs are focused on youth development,academic interventions to close the achievement gap, and family partnerships. We are proud to provide students with safe and supportive year-round out of school time opportunities.

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Bayview/Linda Brooks Burton Branch, San Francisco Public Library (SFPL)

Contact Annie Tang (Managing Librarian)
Address 5075 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 355-5757
Hours Sun: 1pm-5pm; M, Sat: 10am-6pm; Tu, W, Th: 10am-8pm; F: 1pm-6pm
Email baymgr@sfpl.org
Website www.sfpl.org
Target All ages
Additional Languages Spanish, Cantonese

The Bayview Linda Brooks-Burton Library was renamed on March 28, 2015.  There is a collection of high interest materials for adults, teens, and children.  The collection consists of fiction, non-fiction, and reference materials.  There is a special collection of books and materials by and about African Americans.  There is a medium sized Chinese Language and Spanish Language collection.  California residents with a valid identification can receive a free SFPL library card to borrow books, DVDs,music, audiobooks, magazines, and e-books from any public library in San Francisco.  You are also able to access the internet for 2 hours per day on the public computers.  The library databases are accessible online for academic and genealogy research.  All San Francisco public libraries offer free wireless internet access.  There are weekly and monthly events for all ages.  Some of the events are movies, basic computer classes, science and art workshops, author readings, SAT classes, in addition there is also preschool and toddler story time, with a special attention to diverse programming.  A program room is available for community use by reservation on the SFPL website under “Services.”

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Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

Contact Roxanne Buchwitz (BVHP Program Lead)
Address 2901 Irving Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 682-0566
Fax (415) 682-0567
Hours M-Sat
Email sftzuchi@yahoo.com
Website www.tzuchi.us
Target BVHP students and families
Additional Languages Mandarin, Cantonese

1). Provide attendance incentives to enable students to achieve their full potential at schools
2). Offer free mobile dental services and healthy diet educations to families in the community
3). Provide environmental conservation workshops to BVHP residents to support SF ZERO WASTE policy
4). Offer disaster relief support to families in needs.

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California Academy of Sciences

Contact Leah Kalish (Manager of Youth Engagement)
Address 55 Music Concourse Drive, San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone (415) 379-5104
Fax
Hours 18-24 hours per month
Email youthprograms@calacademy.org
Website www.calacademy.org/youth-programs
Target Youth that are underrepresented in STEM
Additional Languages

The Careers in Science program offers a year-round science education and youth development internship with three major components: learning science, teaching science to others, and conducting scientific research.  Interns learn about the findings and processes of science and the natural world through hands-on trainings, field science experiences, and peer and professional mentorships.  This multi-year paid internship serves San Francisco youth typically underrepresented in the sciences.

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College Track

Contact Anesha Grant
Address 4301 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 206-9995 ext. 100
Fax (415) 206-9998
Hours M-Th: 11am-7pm; F: 10am-6pm
Programming for students: 4:30pm-7pm
Email agrant@collegetrack.org
Website www.collegetrack.org/communities/san-francisco-ca/
Target Grades 9-12
Additional Languages

College Track is an after-school, college preparatory  and college completion program. Through our holistic programming and service-based approach, College Track creates a culture of high expectations and achievement.  We ensure that each student is college ready and provided with support that many students do not have in their homes or at their schools.  Together, these components make a powerful, comprehensive program that empowers students to achieve their dreams of a college education.  We work with each of our students for 10 years, throughout all of their high school and undergraduate college education.  Our programming includes tutoring, academic workshops, extra curricular programming, and college prep classes.

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DPH: School-Based Mental Health

Contact Min Tan
Address 1309 A/B Evans Avenue, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 206-7675
Fax (415) 648-4035
Hours
Email min.tan@sfdph.org
Website
Target
Additional Languages

School-based mental health triages administration of mental health services at school from pre-school to high-school.

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Dr. George W. Davis Senior Center

Contact  Cathy Davis (Executive Director)
Address 1753 Carroll Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-1444
Fax (415) 822-5327
Hours M-F 9am-5pm and Sat. 10am-4pm
Email info@bhpmss.org
Website www.bhpmss.org
Target  Seniors and disable persons
Additional Languages  Cantonese and Samoan

We provide seniors and disabled persons with a nutritious lunch at 12 noon; six days a week-Monday through Saturday. Seniors and disabled persons are invited to participate in arts, crafts, music, recreational activities and health education workshops. Case managers are available to help connect seniors and disabled individuals with resources and referrals on housing, money management and social services.

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EcoCenter at Heron’s Head Park

Contact Elizabeth Koch
Address 32 Jennings Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 676-1394
Hours W-Sun: 9:30am-3:30pm
Email ecocenter.bvhp@gmail.com
Website https://sfrecpark.org/destination/ecocenter-at-herons-head-park/
Target All ages
Additional Languages

The EcoCenter is a hub of recreational fun and environmental education in beautiful Heron’s Head Park. Run by the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, the EcoCenter offers a Sunday trail engagement program, bi-monthly bird walks, field trips for youth K-12, tours, volunteer opportunities, public workshops and rental space. Even the building itself is a testament to the power of green building technology, including solar power, a living roof, sustainable building materials, on-site wastewater treatment, and rainwater harvesting and reuse. To learn more, go to http://bit.ly/EcoCenter2019

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FOG Readers, San Francisco Public Library

Contact Kate Eppler (Program Manager)
Address 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone (415) 557-4388
Fax
Hours all
Email readers@sfpl.org
Website www.sfpl.org/fog
Target Children in grades 1-4 who are struggling with reading
Additional Languages  Spanish, Tagalog

We will match your student with a trained tutor to meet once a week for 45 minutes to an hour at a San Francisco Public Library location that is convenient for you. The program breaks reading and spelling into smaller skills involving letters and sounds. It is a phonetically based, sequential, structured approach that uses multisensory techniques. FOG Readers puts a strong emphasis on understanding the ‘how’ and ‘why’ behind reading — once students know consistent rules and patterns, they’re better able to decode words on their own

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Hunters Point Family

Gilman Playground (Rec Connect)

Contact Tosheena Bridgewater (Program Director)
Address 1 Bill Walsh Way, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 573-8449
Fax (415) 671-3910
Hours M-F: 10am-6pm; Saturday community events as scheduled
Email tosheena@hunterspointfamily.org
Website www.hunterspointfamily.org
Target Ages 10-18
Additional Languages

Offers academic support, cultural and arts enrichment, recreational activities, community events and a comprehensive full-day summer camp program.

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Peacekeepers & Bayview Safehaven

Contact Aisha Robinson (Program Director)
Address 2600 Arelious Walker, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-2950
Fax
Hours
Email aisha@hunterspointfamily.org
Website www.hunterspointfamily.org
Target High risk youth living in the Bayview area
Additional Languages

Crisis Prevention. And Intervention. Mentorship, Literacy Support, and cooking classes.

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Phoenix Project

Contact Maurice Monet (Program Director)
Address 59 Cameron Way, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-2950
Fax
Hours M-F: 11:30am-8pm, Sat:10am-2pm (Garden Program)
Email maurice@hunterspointfamily.org
Website www.hunterspointfamily.org
Target “High risk” youth and young adults living in/near the Alice Griffith public housing community
Additional Languages

Case management, educational advocacy and tutoring, nutrition classes, development and life-skills workshops, enrichment classes and recreational activities. Peacekeeper has a Garden Program on Saturday from 10am-2pm. Bayview Safe Haven is located at 90 Northridge Road, for youth living in or near “Harbor Road” public housing community.


Ujaama

Contact Melody Daniel (Director)
Address 1800 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-8894
Fax (415) 671-3910
Hours
Email melody@hunterspointfamily.org
Website www.hunterspointfamily.org
Target Youth and young adults ages 16-24 years
Additional Languages

Job readiness, job training, job placement, barrier removal

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KIPP Bayview Academy MS

Contact Denise Hall (Operations Manager)
Address 1060 Key Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 467-2522
Fax (415) 467-9522
Hours M-F: 7:45am-3pm
Email kba_info@kippbayarea.org
Website www.kippbayarea.org
Target Families with middle school aged children
Additional Languages Spanish

The mission of KIPP Bayview Academy is to develop critical thinkers and change-makers who possess the academic foundations, social-emotional skills, and sociopolitical consciousness necessary to succeed at top-performing colleges and to lead meaningful, productive, and choice-filled lives.

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KIPP San Francisco College Preparatory

Contact Aundrey Page
Address 1195 Hudson Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 643-6951
Fax (415) 643-6951
Hours M-F: 7:30am-5:00pm
Email enrollment@kippsfcollegeprep.org
Website www.kippbayarea.org/schools/sfcollegeprep/
Target  Students 9-12 grade
Additional Languages  Spanish

KIPP San Francisco College Preparatory is a free, open-enrollment, public charter school open to all students in San Francisco. The mission of KIPP San Francisco College Preparatory is to prepare all students with the academic skills, knowledge, and strength of character to succeed in college and in the competitive world beyond. Through a rigorous college-preparatory curriculum that emphasizes critical thinking, analytical writing, and public speaking, students will be empowered to take ownership of their own education and achieve success not only as students, but also as active citizens engaged in their communities.

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Literacy for Environmental Justice

Contact Bridget Llanes (Programs Manager), Quang Pham (Community Programs Coordinator)
Address 1150 Carroll Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 463-0213, (415) 710-9878
Fax (866) 909-9466
Hours Tu-Sat: 9am-4:30pm
Email bridget.llanes@lejyouth.org quang.pham@lejyouth.org
Website www.lejyouth.org
Target Youth and Young Adults in Bayview and 94124
Additional Languages Spanish

The mission of Literacy for Environmental Justice (LEJ) is to foster an understanding of the principles of environmental justice and urban sustainability in our young people in order to promote the long-term health of our communities. We provide free educational and service learning opportunities for K-12 schools and colleges, professional development opportunities to K-12 teachers, and volunteer opportunities at the Candlestick Point State Rec Area. Paid Youth Internships are available.

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New Door Ventures

Contact Mel Flanagan (Program Manager)
Address 3221 20th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone (415) 857-9412
Fax (415) 920-9203
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email youth@newdoor.org
Website https://www.newdoor.org/youth/
Target 16-24 year olds
Additional Languages  Spanish

New Door Ventures provides paid internships, job training and case management support to transitional-aged youth in the Bay Area. Through our employment program, young people work for three months at one of our social enterprises or a local business that we partner with. We also offer incentivized education classes for young people working toward their GED or HiSET. Our education program provides individualized support and one-on-one tutoring to meet young people where they are at on their education path.

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Northridge Community Garden Program

Contact Jennefere Matthews
Address Westbrook Court & Hudson Ave
Phone
Fax
Hours Tu & Sat: 10am-1pm
Email nchcommunitygarden@gmail.com
Website
Target Youth & Young Adults
Additional Languages  Spanish

Our youth & young adult apprentice learn all aspects of gardening, irrigation, composting and visit our local water system at Hetch Hetchy.

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OnePurpose School

Contact Joe Steinberger (Development Associate)
Address 948 Hollister Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 657-0277
Fax
Hours M-F: 8am-3:15pm (School Day) Also, provide before and after school care.
Email joe@onepurposeschool.org
Website www.onepurposeschool.org
Target Transitional Kindergarten – Fifth Grade
Additional Languages  Spanish

OnePurpose School is a free, public charter elementary school in the Bayview serving grades Transitional Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. We combine solid academic preparation and social-emotional support — both delivered with the care and respect that nurture self-confidence, the strength and resilience to overcome challenges, and the ability to advocate for one’s self. The pillars of our model include a focus on social-emotional skills, a deep focus on literacy, and project-based learning. We also have hands-on science and math curricula.

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Project Read, San Francisco Public Library

Contact Kate Eppler (Program Manager)
Address 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone (415) 557-4388
Fax (415) 557-4375
Hours all
Email projectread@sfpl.org
Website www.sfpl.org/thebridge
Target Adults working on their reading and writing skills, including English language learners
Additional Languages

People can receive free one-on-one help with their reading and writing. Learners meet with their tutors once a week, for about an hour, and work towards their own goals for improvement. Students can also enroll in an online high school diploma program, even if they are not working with a tutor. To get started with a tutor or volunteer, please call The Bridge at Main at 415 557 4388. To learn more about the online high school diploma please visit sfpl.org/cohs

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Project Wreckless

Contact Tori Freeman
Address Mailing address: P.O. Box 883032, San Francisco, CA 94188 Bayview Garage (no mail please): 1449 Mendell Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 350-2927
Fax
Hours Class is every Thursday & Friday from 4-7pm. We end class with a healthy meal.
Email tori@projectwreckless.org
Website www.projectwreckless.org
Target Ages 12-21
Additional Languages

Project Wreckless is a capacity development program targeting youth in our community who are more likely to drop out of school, abuse substances and/or engage in criminal activity.  Project Wreckless provides tools for life through an immersive curriculum centered around the restoration of cars. We don’t just provide tools and support. We expect more of our youth so they gain the confidence to expect more of themselves.

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Rise University Preparatory

Contact Juliette Chien (Principal)
Address 1601 Galvez Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 966-1963
Fax
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email connect@riseprep.org
Website www.riseprep.org
Target Grades 6-9
Additional Languages

Rooted in the Bayview, Rise Prep is an independent Christian middle school offering excellent academics and supportive environment to a diverse student body. 80% of our seats are reserved for BVHP residents, low-income or first-generation college-bound scholars. Thanks to generous donors, tuition is $2,100 a year. See website for more info on admissions, our outstanding program and staff, testimonials, upcoming events, and our non-discriminatory policy.

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Safe & Sound

Contact Will Roy
Address 3450 3rd Street, Building 2, Suite 300,
San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 694-5840
Fax (415) 796-7309
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email info@safeandsound.org
Website www.safeandsound.org
Target
Additional Languages Spanish

We provide Child Safety Awareness trainings to children and parents. We also provide Mandated Reporter trainings to service providers. We offer Safestart trainings (the Impact of Violence on Young Children) to parents and providers. All of our trainings are free of charge.

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San Francisco Adult Probation Department: Reentry Services

Contact Steve Adami
Address 564 6th Street, San Francisco, CA  94103
Phone (415) 489-7308 or (415) 214-4488
Fax (415) 241-4201
Hours M-F: 8am-5pm
Email steve.adami@sfgov.org
Website www.sfgov.org/adultprobation www.sf-goso.org www.sf-goso.org/casc/
Target Justice Involved Adults who are San Francisco Residents
Additional Languages Translation services are available upon request

CASC:  Reentry Services

The Community Assessment and Services Center (CASC), is a one-stop, multi-service reentry center which specializes in working with justice involved people ages 18 and older.  The CASC embraces a client-centered, strength-based approach, empowers personal responsibility and streamlines access to evidence based services which include clinical and reentry case management, medication management and distribution, peer coaching, cognitive behavioral interventions, substance dependency and recovery services, education and employment services, barrier removal and benefits enrollment assistance.

Led by SFAPD and UCSF/Citywide, and in partnership with SF public safety partners, San Francisco Superior Court, Collaborative Courts, federal probation, state parole, San Francisco Department of Public Health, Human Services Agency, Office of Economic and Workforce Development, Department of Child Support Services and an array of talented community based providers, the CASC reduces over-reliance on incarceration, mitigates behavioral health challenges, builds self-sufficiency skills, and strengthens public safety.

We are proud to formally partner with an array of community based providers including Five Keys Schools & Programs, Goodwill Industries, the Senior Ex-Offender Program, Recovery Survival Network, Westside Community Services, America Works, Mentoring Men’s Movement, Tenderloin Housing Clinic, Phatt Chance Community Services, Brothers for Change, San Francisco Forensics Institute, the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice, HealthRIGHT360, Harbor Lights, Healing Circles for Soul Support, Because Black is Still Beautiful, Sister’s Circle,  United Playaz, and Community Works West.

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San Francisco Bicycle Coalition

Contact Jo-Anne Burgess (Program Coordinator)
Address 1720 Market Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102
Phone (415) 431-2453 x315
Fax
Hours
Email joanne@sfbike.org
Website www.sfbike.org
Target
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition works to transform San Francisco’s streets and neighborhoods into safe, just, and livable places by promoting the bicycle for everyday transportation. The Community Bike Build program takes reclaimed bikes and partners with community based organizations to identify low income or transportation dependent recipients for them. Community members can learn the basics of bicycle repair every Wednesday at Community Repair Night where the reclaimed bicycles are refurbished, or bring in their own bicycles for help with maintenance. We also offer free bicycle education classes (which are often held in the Bayview) for youth and adults on everything from learning to ride a bike for the first time, to riding in the rain and at night.

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San Francisco Conservation Corps

Contact Tyran Townsend (Outreach Coordinator), Patrick Carr (Outreach Manager)
Address 205 13th Street, Suite 2001, San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone (415) 762-3205 ext. 1002 or (415) 740-4830
Fax
Hours 7:30am-4:30pm
Email ttownsend@sfcc.org pcarr@sfcc.org
Website www.sfcc.org
Target 18-25 TAY
Additional Languages

Since 1983, over 5,000 young people have taken the challenge to become Corpsmembers, working 5 million hours on hundreds of landscaping, conservation, recycling and playground renovation projects to enhance the environment and communities of San Francisco. The San Francisco Conservation Corps offers young people opportunities to develop themselves, their academic abilities and marketable job skills while addressing community needs through service work. SFCC has grown from a basic education and training program into a robust academic, job training, work readiness and life skills experience for over 100 very low-income young adults each year.

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San Francisco Unified School District

Balboa High School

Contact Freedom Siyam (Principal)
Address 1000 Cayuga Avenue,  San Francisco, CA 94112
Phone (415) 469-4090
Fax (415) 469-0859
Hours M, Tu, Th, F: 8:15am-3:34 pm; W: 8:15am-1:04pm
Email siyamf@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/balboa-high-school
Target Youth, grades 9-12
Additional Languages Spanish, Chinese

Balboa is a college preparatory high school with a rich history and tradition. All instruction is organized through small learning communities, so each student is able to build powerful relationships with teachers while engaging in rigorous academic, artistic, and athletic pursuits. The ninth and tenth grades have a strong academic focus combined with an emphasis on career, health, and college exploration. At the end of tenth grade, the students select a field of interest that they will pursue as juniors and seniors in one of our School-to-Career pathways. We envision that all of our students will obtain the skills and knowledge that allow them to be lifelong learners in a rapidly changing world.

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Bret Harte Elementary School

Contact Narda Harrigan
Address 1035 Gilman Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 330-1520
Fax (415) 330-1555
Hours M-W, F: 8:25am-2:40pm, Th: 8:20am-1pm
Email harrigann@sfusd.edu
Website http://www.sfusd.edu/school/bret-harte-elementary-school
Target PreK/TK-5th Grade
Additional Languages Spanish

At Bret Harte, our mission is to provide high-quality instructional programs within a safe learning environment that maximizes individual talents and strengths, celebrates diversity, and prepares students to be productive citizens. As part of our commitment to access and equity, all students have access to instructional programs, materials, and resources that are aligned with California content standards. Every grade, from kindergarten through 5th, includes projects, cross-curricular activities, arts education, field trips, and interaction across grade levels. At Bret Harte School, children are surrounded by caring adults who provide academic and enrichment programs suited to fit their needs.

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Civic Center Secondary

Contact Maurice Harper, Jr.
Address 727 Golden Gate Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone (415) 241-3000
Fax (415) 241-6192
Hours M-F: 8:30am-3:30pm
Email harperjr.m@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/en/schools/school-information/civic-center-secondary-school.html
Target Ages 12-19
Additional Languages Spanish, Tagalog, Samoan

Civic Center Secondary functions as an interruption in the educational system, breaking the pipeline to prison design for many underrepresented students. The Civic Center Secondary community, staff, students, parents and community partners openly struggle to interrupt the cycle of low expectations, neglect and institutionalized racism that is characteristic of the educational experience for at risk students. Our focus is our efforts to create a caring, inclusive, safe educational space where building relationships is the focus.

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Dr. Charles R. Drew College Preparatory Academy

Contact Ms. Keyana Henderson
Address 50 Pomona Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 330-1526
Fax (415) 822-9210
Hours M, Tu, W, F: 7:45am-1:50pm; Th: 7:45am-12:55pm
Email hendersonk@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu
Target Pre-school – 5th Grade
Additional Languages Spanish

At Dr. Charles R. Drew College Preparatory Academy, we are committed to honoring each and every student. We promote learning, creativity, social and emotional development. As a staff, we seek to enrich our knowledge and develop new skills to build a community of young leaders striving to reach their academic and personal potential.

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Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary

Contact Mauricha Robinson
Address 1360 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 330-1540 ext. 1302
Fax (415) 467-7217
Hours M-F: 8:30am-2:40pm
Email robinsonm1@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/dr-george-washington-carver-elementary-school
Target K-5th Grade
Additional Languages Spanish

Dr. George Washington Carver Academic Elementary School is a hidden treasure in Bayview-Hunter’s Point community. Every day, Carver’s staff come to school with compassion and dedication to each student’s academic and personal success. We stress academic excellence for all students, and want all students to become self-motivated, intrinsic learners by learning respect for themselves, others, and their surroundings. We guide them to perform to their best ability and to be socially prepared for the challenges of the 21st century. Students will leave us with a strong foundation in literacy, mathematics, and technology.

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School

Contact Leslie Hu (Community School Coordinator/School Social Worker)
Address 350 Girard Street, San Francisco, CA 94134
Phone (415) 857-2255
Fax (415) 468-7295
Hours M-F: 8:15am-4pm
Email  hul1@sfusd.edu.
Website www.sfusd.edu
Target Grades 6-8
Additional Languages

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Academic Middle School enrolls students from neighborhoods throughout San Francisco. The diverse and multicultural atmosphere of the school attracts students from all racial/ethnic groups. All students receive equitable access. We focus on a curriculum that is meaningful and relevant, valuing relationships between staff and students, students and their peers, and the student-community.

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El Dorado Elementary

Contact Silvia Cordero (Principal)
Address 70 Delta Street, San Francisco, CA 94134
Phone (415) 330-1537
Fax (415) 467-2435
Hours M-F: 7:50am-1:50pm
Email
Website http://www.sfusd.edu/school/el-dorado-elementary-school
Target Grades K-5
Additional Languages

El Dorado is a diverse school where teachers, staff, and parents come together to ensure the achievement of all students. El Dorado’s focus is the creation of an environment that promotes teaching the whole child. The school invests its energies in programs that meet the academic and social needs of all students and uses standards-based instructional practices like Balanced Literacy. We believe in empowering teachers by creating a trusting, nurturing, and professional environment that allows them to think critically and create out of the box solutions for our community. Our teachers use the language of scholars and critical thinkers to provide our students with the tools to access and navigate future professional and academic opportunities. We believe in recognizing students’ strengths and needs to help them achieve their full potential.

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Hilltop Special Services Center

Contact Elisa Villafuerte (Principal)
Address 2730 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone (415) 695-5606
Fax (415) 695-5367
Hours M-Th: 9am-3pm, F: 9am-1pm
Email
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/hilltop-special-services-center
Target County School, 7-12
Additional Languages

The mission of Hilltop Special Service Center is to provide a safe academic environment where students have the opportunity to prepare for post-secondary education, meet graduation requirements, access quality prenatal and parenting education, and receive health and emotional support services. Our students are provided with a supportive community where they can work towards completion of high school graduation requirements and receive assistance to become responsible, effective parents. The program utilizes an open enrollment policy and completes on-going assessments with each student in regard to transfer/return to comprehensive district high schools. Students receive core academic instruction and practicum in child development and early literacy. Family Service Agency is the provider of an on site nursery which offers child care for infants ages 2 weeks-18 months for parenting SFUSD students district-wide. The program goals include the following: increase the number of pregnant and parenting students who graduate from high school and transition into post-secondary education/careers; improved parenting skills; address the socio-emotional needs of the students; the children of enrolled student-parents will have enhanced school readiness and receive health screening and immunizations. The teachers and counselors of Hilltop Special Service Center employ a holistic approach to each student’s education and they provide explicit instruction as well as responsive teaching and differentiated instruction.

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June Jordan School for Equity High School

Contact Nichalous Archibald (Principal)
Address 325 La Grande Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94112
Phone (415) 452-4922
Fax (415) 452-4927
Hours M, Tu, Th, F: 8:15am-3:15pm; W: 8:15am-2pm
Email
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/june-jordan-school-equity
Target Grades 9-12
Additional Languages Spanish

June Jordan School for Equity was explicitly designed as a school for equity and social justice. It was founded through a community organizing effort by a group of teachers, parents, and youth, with the goal of providing better educational options for students who were not being served well in traditional schools. The group aimed to be a part of a social justice movement to provide a high-quality education to all youth in the city not just those from certain neighborhoods or backgrounds. We support mental and physical health support for students through our Wellness Center.

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Leola M. Havard Early Education School

Contact Carla Gayden (Principal)
Address 1520 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 695-5660
Fax (415) 695-5421
Hours M-F: 7:45am-5:45pm
Email
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/leola-m-havard-early-education-school
Target Early Education, PreK
Additional Languages Spanish

Our school uses the HighScope Educational Approach, which emphasizes active participatory learning. Students have direct, hands-on experiences with people, objects, events and ideas. Students’ interests and choices are at the heart of how we teach and nurture. We validate and support what they already know, and gently encourage them to take their thinking to the next level.

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Malcolm X Academy

Contact Summer Miranda
Address 350 Harbor Road, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 695-5950
Fax (415) 647-1647
Hours M-W, F: 8:20am-2:40pm; Th: 8:20am-1pm
Email mirandas@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/malcolm-x-academy-elementary-school
Target PreK/TK-5th Grade
Additional Languages Mandarin

Malcolm X sits on top of one of San Francisco’s many hills, serving it’s community members right in the heart of the Bayview. The legacy of our school’s namesake, Malcolm X, serves as the foundation for the ideals and vision of our school community. At Malcolm X, we help inspire students to be successful life-long learners.

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Paul Revere College Preparatory School

Contact Lorraine Orlandi
Address 555 Tompkins Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone (415) 695-5656
Fax (415) 647-0878
Hours M-W, F: 7:50am-1:50pm; Th: 7:50am-1pm
Email
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/paul-revere-prek-8-school
Target Pre-K-8th Grade
Additional Languages Spanish

We provide a distinctive and high-quality education with our dedicated staff, small class-sizes, commitment to bilingualism, and a safe, nurturing learning environment, so that students may lead full and productive lives. Incorporated in the school are the core values that this community strives for: excellence in academic achievement, respect for diversity, and strength in character and personal growth. We focus on a rigorous academic program emphasizing reading, writing, math, science, and the arts.

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Phillip And Sala Burton Academic High School

Contact Suniqua Thomas (Principal)
Address 400 Mansell Street, San Francisco, CA 94134
Phone (415) 469-4550
Fax (415) 239-6806
Hours M-F: 8am-3pm
Email ThomasS@sfusd.edu 
Website www.burtonhighschool.net
Target High school students (grades 9-12)
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog, Samoan

Burton High School boasts a wall-to-wall career-themed academy model. All of our students engage in a carefully articulated high school education program that will land them with experience to be college and career ready. Our students participate in a wide range of activities to help them hone their academic skills and their workplace readiness skills.

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Thurgood Marshall High School

Contact Mark Heringer (Principal)
Address 45 Conkling Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 695-5612
Fax (415) 695-5438
Hours M, Tu, F: 8am-3:05pm; W: 9am-2:35pm; Th: 8am-1:45pm
Email
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/thurgood-marshall-academic-high-school
Target 9th-12th Grade
Additional Languages Spanish, Chinese

Thurgood Marshall Academic High School is a four-year college preparatory high school with a diverse student body. Our highly dedicated faculty/staff and our active Parent Teacher Student Association believe that every Marshall student should be equipped with the skills, knowledge, and values needed to make wise college, career, and vocational decisions. With seven class periods per day, students can choose an extra course in the daily routine to challenge themselves and expand their options. Students take core and elective courses, including honors/AP courses, which meet all UC and CSU admission requirements. Students enjoy access to a refurbished and expanded College & Career Center, a fully staffed Wellness Center, a Peer Resources Program, and a daily afterschool tutoring program.

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Willie L. Brown Jr. Middle School

Contact Charleston Brown (Principal)
Address 2055 Silver Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 642-8901
Fax (415) 641-1120
Hours M-W: 9am-3pm; Th-F: 8am-1:30pm
Email brownc1@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/willie-l-brown-jr-middle-school
Target Grades 6-8
Additional Languages Spanish, Chinese

At Willie L. Brown Jr. Middle School, students learn to use project-based STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) practices to develop the foundational skills and beliefs needed to successfully major in STEM degrees and pursue STEM careers. Students use technology as a tool to explore their identities, expand their possibilities, and be of service to others.

Ultimately, students will become advocates of social justice and learn to protect and expand the rights of humanity. Our brand new, state-of-the-art campus has the only middle school science laboratory in San Francisco public schools, and is outfitted with a premier wireless infrastructure to support student devices. This facility is the platform for our STEM-focused curriculum, where your student will spend their time with hands-on and relevant learning tasks integrating science, technology, math and engineering in classwork.

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Woodside Learning Center

Contact Chris Lanier (Principal)
Address 375 Woodside Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94127
Phone (415) 753-7792
Fax (415) 753-7793
Hours
Email lanierc@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/school/woodside-learning-center
Target County School
Additional Languages Spanish

Woodside Learning Center (WLC) serves the incarcerated youth that are detained in the San Francisco Juvenile Justice Center (Juvenile Hall). It is our belief that we are given an opportunity to intervene in students academic progress and interrupt any patterns of negative behavior in order to reengage students with school. The staff at WLC and LCT are very dedicated to this population with expertise in differentiating instruction to meet the needs of a wide range of learners. Our goal is to provide a setting that will allow students to be available to receive instruction that is free of judgement, predictable, safe while maintaining a level of academic rigor.

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San Francisco Unified School District, Career Pathways

Contact Leila Vega (Work-Based Learning Systems Specialist)
Address 750 25th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone (415) 379-7625
Fax
Hours
Email vegal@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu/careerpathways
Target Students, Industry Partners and Community Based Organizations
Additional Languages

Our goal is that each student has college and career exposure to make informed decisions to navigate their educational path after high school. We partner with over 500 community and industry partners to serve over 3,700 students in work-based learning activities such as job shadows and internships. If you are interested in enrolling in San Francisco public high school career pathways programs, please visit our website for more information. If you are interested in hosting youth in your career field, please visit our website.

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SCRAP

 

Contact Liliana Peliks
Address 801 Toland Street (entrance on Newcomb), San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 647-1746
Fax
Hours M-F: 10am-6pm; Sat: 10am-5pm / Donations accepted Tu-Sat: 10am-3pm
Email scrap@scrap-sf.org
Website www.scrap-sf.org
Target 4 and up! Especially good for teachers, artists, nonprofits, theater groups, and makers.
Additional Languages  Spanish

SCRAP accepts donations of materials that otherwise would be sent to landfills, and makes these materials available at low or no cost to teachers, artists, students, nonprofits and others. Diverting 250 tons of materials from landfills every year helps our environment and helps San Francisco meet its Zero-Waste goal. Our selection of fabric, notions, beads, art supplies, toys, candles and assorted (and voluminous) odds and ends are very inexpensive and remarkably varied. We also offer school field trips, volunteer opportunities and frequent classes and workshops. For more information, please check out website scrap-sf.org.

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SFUSD – Cohort 3 (PreK – 5th Grade)

Contact  Emily Wade-Thompson
Address 1551 Newcomb Avenue, Room 208, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 401-2555 ext. 1246
Fax
Hours M-F 9am-5:30pm
Email wade-thompsone@sfusd.edu
Website www.sfusd.edu
Target School stakeholders Student, Families and Community
Additional Languages

The Cohort 3 team will help to provide resources that enhance learning, classroom instructions and experiences. These resources will continue to help improve family, school and community ties and attendance. Our goal is to help reduce chronic absenteeism, develop partnerships with community agencies,city and civic organizations, neighborhood leaders, businesses and volunteers. We want to enrich the entire school day including before and after school learning for our students and families.

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Tandem, Partners in Early Learning

Contact Kelsey Gottschalk (Program Supervisor)
Address 1275 Fairfax Avenue, Suite 201, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 666-2506
Fax (415) 788-2263
Hours  M-F: 9am-5pm
Email kelsey@tandembayarea.org
Website www.tandembayarea.org
Target  Families with children 0-5
Additional Languages  Spanish and Cantonese

Tandem engages the whole community to ensure all families have the resources, skills, and confidence they need to support their children’s kindergarten readiness.

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Ultimate Impact

Contact
Address 1025 Yerba Buena, Unit A, Oakland, CA 94608
Phone (415) 624-5812
Fax
Hours
Email info@ultimate-impact.org
Website www.ultimate-impact.org
Target Youth Development
Additional Languages Spanish

Ultimate Impact is a youth development organization that uses the team sport of ultimate Frisbee as a framework for providing youth from underrepresented communities with increased opportunities, confidence, communication abilities, and conflict-resolution skills. Through weekly training sessions, peer interaction, and consistent adult mentorship, Ultimate Impact creates places for youth to have fun, be active, improve athletic skills, and build community.

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Wu Yee Children’s Service Bayview Child Development Center

Contact
Address  1601 Lane Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone  (415) 655-9567
Fax  (415) 525-4928
Hours M-F: 8am-5:15pm
Email  bonnie.harris-tobias@wuyee.org
Website
Target Preschool
Additional Languages  Spanish, Cantonese

Wu Yee Children’s Services delivers a comprehensive range of services and programs for young children, parents, caretakers, and child care providers. Our Child Development Department serves children at twelve centers in neighborhoods throughout San Francisco, as well as in Family Child Care and Home Based options, through Early Head Start, Head Start, and State Preschool programs. Family services include the Joy Lok Family Resource Center , public benefits assistance , child care referrals, and child care payment assistance. Child Care providers can benefit from Wu Yee’s child care provider training, food program , and participation in the Family Child Care Quality Network (FCCQN).

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Wu Yee Children’s Services – Kirkwood Child Development Center

Contact  Ravelle Taylor (Center Manager)
Address  729 Kirkwood Avenue, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone  (415) 822-5611 or (415) 822-5505
Fax  (415) 822-5700
Hours M-F: 8am-4:30pm
Email  ravelle.taylor@wuyee.org enroll@wuyee.org
Website www.wuyee.org
Target 3 months – 5 years old
Additional Languages  Spanish, Cantonese

Wu Yee Children’s Services delivers a comprehensive range of services and programs for young children, parents, caretakers, and child care providers. Our Child Development Department serves children at twelve centers in neighborhoods throughout San Francisco, as well as in Family Child Care and Home Based options, through Early Head Start, Head Start, and State Preschool programs. Family services include the Joy Lok Family Resource Center , public benefits assistance , child care referrals, and child care payment assistance. Child Care providers can benefit from Wu Yee’s child care provider training, food program , and participation in the Family Child Care Quality Network (FCCQN).

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Wu Yee Children’s Services – Southeast Child Development Center

Contact  Jessica Campos (Center Manager)
Address  1300 Phelps Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone  (415) 282-8200 or (415) 282-8201
Fax  (415) 282-8202
Hours M-F: 8am-5pm
Email  jessica.campos@wuyee.or
Website www.wuyee.org
Target Toddler and preschoolers, ages 2-5 years
Additional Languages  Spanish, Cantonese

Wu Yee Children’s Services delivers a comprehensive range of services and programs for young children, parents, caretakers, and child care providers. Our Child Development Department serves children at twelve centers in neighborhoods throughout San Francisco, as well as in Family Child Care and Home Based options, through Early Head Start, Head Start, and State Preschool programs. Family services include the Joy Lok Family Resource Center , public benefits assistance , child care referrals, and child care payment assistance. Child Care providers can benefit from Wu Yee’s child care provider training, food program , and participation in the Family Child Care Quality Network (FCCQN).

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Young Community Developers, Inc.

Contact
Address 1715 Yosemite Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-3491
Fax (415) 822-1196
Hours  M-F: 8am-5pm
Email ycd.info@ycdjobs.org
Website www.ycdjobs.org
Target
Additional Languages

Young Community Developers (YCD) is a community based organization that provides a variety of training and support opportunities. YCD offers several job readiness training programs and employment support services to their adult customers. In addition, YCD’s Youth Development Department assists youth in their overall development and continued enrichment through job readiness training, academic support, and mentorship. YCD’s Re-Entry team offers services designed to assist high at-risk and in-risk individuals, aged 14-35, involved in the Justice Systems. YCD is also working to target the affordability crisis in District 10 through the acquisition, preservation and development of affordable housing.

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Young Women’s Freedom Center

Contact Julia Arroyo (Program Director)
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@youngwomenfree.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.

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