BVHP YMCA

Contact
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax  (415) 822-7769
Hours M-F: 6am-8pm, Sat: 8am-4:30pm, Sun: 8:30am-1pm
Email
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Students between the ages of 14-19 years old
Additional Languages

The Bayview Hunters Point YMCA offers a comprehensive range of programs and services to support children, youth and families in the San Francisco Bay Area.  We strive to help youth and families develop positive directions in life by creating programs that increase educational achievement, sustainability, increase leadership skills, provide civic engagement opportunities, and offer recreational activities.  Our area of focus includes healthy living, youth development, and social responsibility.  We accomplish this through the following programs:

Bayview TLC Family Resource Center

Contact Tami Minix
Address 1601 Lane Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours  Varies
Email aminix@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Families
Additional Languages Spanish

Family support services at the Bayview Y are designed to provide families opportunities to gain access to services and supports towards becoming self-sufficient and healthy.  Services offered include case management, gender specific support groups, visitation, community events, information and resources.

Huntersview Family Service Center

Contact Cherisse Harper
Address 1101 Fairfax Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 724-3956
Fax
Hours  Varies
Email
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Families
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Taishaness

Huntersview Family Service Center provides the following to the Huntersview community: case management, workforce development support, healthy eating and active living opportunities, and community building.

Center For Academic Re-ENTRY and Empowerment (CARE)

Contact Eason Ramson
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours Varies
Email eramson@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Students between the ages of 14-19 years old
Additional Languages

CARE is a re-engagement center for youth who are chronically or habitually truant or have dropped out of school.  Students are provided advocacy and supports needed to complete high school and to transition to positive post-secondary options.

 

School Site Mentoring Program

Contact Alem Ambachew
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours
Email yambachew@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Middle School and High School students
Additional Languages

SSM serves students at local schools providing students case management, advocacy and support groups.  Referrals may be made by contacting us directly.

 

Out of School Time Programs

Contact Sarah Ballard-Hanson (Bayview Beacon Director) and

Tiffany Camp for BVHP YMCA at George Washington Carver Elementary

Address 400 Mansell Street, San Francisco, CA 94134
Phone (415) 469-4550 ext. 1710
Fax
Hours M-F: 3pm-6pm unless noted in descriptions below
Email sballard-hanson@ymcasf.net and tcamp@ymcasf.net
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Children, youth, adults
Additional Languages

The Bayview Beacon, a program of the Bayview Hunters Point YMCA, has a hub center located at the best high school in San Francisco, Phillip & Sala Burton Academic High School, and a satellite center located at the best middle school in San Francisco, MLK Jr. Academic Middle School!  In partnership with each school, we are implementing the community school’s model to ensure that every student graduates college ready.  The Bayview Beacon gives youth the tools to thrive, while also strengthening the legs that support them: parents, family and community.  All Beacon programs and services are free and are open to everyone – especially students, parents and residents of Bayview Hunters Point, the Portola District, and Visitacion Valley.

BVHP YMCA – Beacon @ Willie Brown Middle School – Prasant Nukalapati: The new Beacon at Willie L. Brown Middle School is located at 2055 Silver Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124.  Along with out-of-school time activities fo ryouth, there will also be services and events focused on adults and families.  The Beacon’s STEAM focused programming includes: homework help/tutoring, cultural arts, cooking, employment, college/career explorations and sports.

 

Contact Tiffany Camp for BVHP YMCA at George Washington Carver Elementary
Address 1360 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94134
Phone (415) 424-8512
Fax
Hours M-F: 3pm-6pm
Email tcamp@ymcasf.net
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Children, youth, adults
Additional Languages

BVHP YMCA @ GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER ELEMENTARY: The Carver After School Program, a program of the Bayview Hunters Point YMCA, provides a safe space and learning opportunities after school for Carver Elementary students.  The program runs daily until 6:00 and offers a healthy snack along with comprehensive enrichment, recreation and academic programming.  Throughout the program, our goal is to provide all participants with the highest-quality youth development experience.  This approach builds young people’s resiliency as they face their daily challenges and supports their natural inclination to pursue their own growth into healthy, productive young adults.

Middle School Programming

The Fellas/Just 4 Girls is a middle school program designed to provide a safe environment for boys/girls to learn to navigate their way through the perils of the community/school and to become involved in positive activities.  We accomplish this by providing a balance of academic support (homework assistance), behavioral health, creative arts leadership, sports/recreation, community safety  and advocacy.  Our target population are youth in middle school who reside in District 10.  Our middle school program is open M-F 3:30pm-7pm following the San Francisco Unified School District calendar.

 

Just Choizes Teen Center/Multi Media Center

Contact  Sarah Ballard-Hanson (Bayview Beacon Director)
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone (415) 469-4550 ext. 1710
Fax
Hours M-F: 3:30pm-7pm
Email  sballard-hanson@ymcasf.net
Website www.ymcasf.org
Target 8th Grade-High School students
Additional Languages

Just Choizes, a social justice program, empowers youth to become change makers in their community.  The program will focus on 2 large projects per year that aim to make significant local impact.  Youth can apply for Just Choizes positions at 2 points throughout the school year.  Youth will attend Just Choizes programs one day a week for 2 hours each day.  Hours increase after each action project is established; youth will also attend field trips outside of weekly groups.  Youth are residents of District 10. 

Transitional Aged Youth Workforce Program

Contact  Demetrius Durham
Address  1601 Lane Street, San Francisco CA 94124
Phone  (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours Varies
Email  ddurham@ymcasf.net
Website www.ymcasf.org
Target Youth and young adults ages 16-27
Additional Languages

The TAY Program provides groups, case management, leadership development and skill building for youth and young adults between the ages of 16-24 years old.  Referrals can be made by contacting us directly.

Primed and Prepped

Contact Kelly Armstrong
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Hours Varies
Email karmstrong@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Students aged14-18
Additional Languages

Primed and Prepped is a culinary arts and hospitality management program for students aged 14-19 years old.  Students gain real life skills that will prepare them for the workforce and other post-secondary opportunities.  Additionally, students who complete the program have opportunities for employment and apprenticeships in the industry.  Enrollment is open.

Sports & Recreation

Contact Tino Ellington
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax (415) 822-7769
Hours Varies
Email cellington@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target
Additional Languages

For ten years the Bayview YMCA has provided sports offerings for children and youth in the community.  Participants can expect to learn the core YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility as they also learn the fundamentals of their respective sports interests, the importance of team work, sportsmanship and commitment.  Enrollment varies depending on the season.

 

Facility Membership

Contact Adaysha Patton
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours  M-F: 6am-8pm, Sat: 8am-4:30pm, Sun: 8:30am-1pm
Email apatton@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target
Additional Languages

Facility Membership opportunities are available to all.  Our membership offers opportunities for individuals and families to our wellness coaches, new fitness center, gymnasium, group exercise classes (both low and high impact classes).  Some classes include: strength and conditioning, Zumba, Move to Improve, children’s ballet, wellness walks, and so much more!

African American Holistic Wellness Program

Contact Gigi Hill-Hopkins
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours  Varies
Email ghill-hopkins@ymcasf.org
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target  African American adults
Additional Languages

The AAHW provides opportunities within the Bayview Hunters Point, Western Addition and OMIE communities in San Francisco, to provide wellness amongst the African American community.  This is accomplished through social connectedness opportunities such as family events, health and wellness activities, support groups, and short-term counseling.

Community Health and Wellness – SF Live D 10

Contact
Address 1601 Lane Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-7728
Fax
Hours  Varies
Email
Website www.ymcasf.org/bayview
Target Adults living in D 10
Additional Languages

The SF Live D 10 Program is a community health and wellness program designed to provide access to healthy living programs to District 10 community members.

 


Crissy Field Center

Contact  May Tran Patel
Address 1199 East Beach (Presidio), San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone (415) 561-7754
Fax (415) 561-7695
Hours M-F: 8am-5pm
Email
Website www.crissyfieldcenter.org
Target Underserved youth grades K-12
Additional Languages Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin

Education and Recreation programs that focus on environmental justice and the interconnection between urban and natural environments. These include: day camps, school field trips, intensive afterschool programs, afterschool program visits and field trips, Youth Leadership Program, Middle School Leadership program, customized campfire programs.


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.


Friends of Youngblood Coleman Park

Contact
Address
Phone
Fax
Hours Varies
Email
Website
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.


Hunters Point Family

Gilman Playground (Rec Connect)

Contact Jeremy Tom
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 jtom55@hotmail.com
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.

Girls 2000

Contact Takai Tyler (Executive Director)
Address 718 Kirkwood Road, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 824-3225
Fax (415) 671-3910
Hours M-F:12pm-8pm; Sat: 10am-2pm
Email takai@hunterspointfamily.org
Website www.hunterspointfamily.org
Target In-risk girls ages 10 – 18 living in public/subsidized housing in Bayview Hunters Point
Additional Languages

Offers case management, educational advocacy and tutoring, life-skills training, nutrition classes, community gardening, enrichment classes and recreational activities.

Peacekeepers Program & Bayview Safe Haven Programs

Contact Maurice Moret
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 thayru@yahoo.com
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 from10am-2pm. Bayview Safe Haven is located at 90 Northridge Road, for youth living in or near “Harbor Road” public housing community.

Somethin Fresh

Contact Candice Pierson
Address 1800 Oakdale Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-8091
Fax (415) 671-3910
Hours M-F: 10am-7pm
Email candice@hunterspointfamily.org
Website www.hunterspointfamily.org
Target Youth workers:16-25 years/customers: residents in 94124 area
Additional Languages

Provide on-the-job training and paid internships in youth-run business/provide low-cost, fresh fruit delivery to families/residents and workers in 94124 area.

Ujaama

Contact Melody Daniel (Director)
Address 1800 Oakdale Avenue, Suite SB212, 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


Rafiki Coalition for Health and Wellness

Contact Adrian Tyler
Address 601 Cesar Chavez Street, San Francisco,  CA 94124
Phone (415) 615-9945
Fax (415) 615-9943
Hours Tue-F: 9am-5pm
Email info@rafikicoalition.org
Website www.rafikicoalition.org
Target Black and other marginalized communities in San Francisco.
Additional Languages

The agency’s mission is to stop the spread of HIV/AIDS and eliminate health disparities in San Francisco’s Black and marginalized communities.  Rafiki Coalition strives to achieve this focus by providing health and wellness services including, but not limited to health education, advocacy, health case management, transitional housing for people living with HIV/AIDS, and other health-promoting activities.  Popular programs include our First Saturday Health Party, the Rafiki Wellness Passport Program and the Annual Black Health and Healing Summit.


San Francisco Brown Bombers Football & Cheer

Contact  Ranon E. Ross, Sr.
Address 509 Mendell Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone (415) 820-1516
Fax (925) 771-1481
Hours T, W, F 5pm-7pm
Email sfbombers@hotmail.com
Website www.sfbrownbombers.org
Target Youth 5-15 years old
Additional Languages

We provide tackle football, cheerleading and dance opportunities for youth ages 5 to 15 years old.  We provide academic support and mentoring services to participants in need of services.  We provide leadership opportunities for youth and volunteer opportunities for adults through the administration of ALL our programs.  We create community partnerships to help foster community building with local businesses, government, churches, and Community Based Organizations (CBO).


San Francisco Public Library

Project Read

Contact Randy Weaver
Address 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Main Library – 5th Floor – Bridge at Main Literacy and Learning Center)
Phone (415) 557-4388
Fax (415) 557-4375
Hours M: 10am-6pm/T, W, Th: 9am-8pm/F: 12pm-6pm/Sat: 10am-6pm
Email projectread@sfpl.org
Website www.projectreadsf.org
Target English-speaking adults reading below an 8th grade level.
Additional Languages

One-on-one tutoring is provided to adults seeking to improve their basic reading and writing skills.  Students meet with their volunteer tutors once a week for 1 to 2 hours per session.  Ongoing support and resources are available from professional staff.  If you or someone you know needs to improve their literacy skills, or would like to become a volunteer tutor, please call the Project Read office.

Bayview Linda Brooks-Burton Branch Library

Contact Beverly Hayes (Manager)
Address 5075 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 355-5757
Hours Sun: 1pm-5pm; M: 10am-6pm; Tues: 10am-6pm; W: 1pm-8pm; Th:10am-8pm; F: 1pm-6pm; Sat: 10am-6pm
Email baymgr@sfpl.org
Website www.sfpl.org
Target All ages: adults, teens, and children of all ages
Additional Languages Spanish, Mandarin, 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.”


San Francisco Recreation and Park Department

Contact Linda Barnard
Address 501 Stanyan Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone (415) 831-6829
Fax
Hours Monday & Saturday 9am-5pm / T-F 9am-9pm
Email linda.barnard@sfgov.org
Website www.sfrecpark.org
Target All Ages and Demographics and www.sfreconline.org
Additional Languages

The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department provides a variety of programs for all ages focusing on the well-being of the the entire family.  We offer programs in traditional and nontraditional recreation that are designed to meet the needs of the diverse communities of San Francisco.


Willie Mays Boys & Girls Club at Hunters Point

Contact  Germaine Bond (Site Director)
Address 195 Kiska Rd, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 655-5160
Fax (415) 643-6114
Hours M-F: 2pm-7pm (All Ages) M-Th: 2pm-8pm & Fri: 2pm-9pm (Teens Only)
Email  gbond@kidsclub.org
Website www.kidsclub.org
Target Ages 6-18
Additional Languages Spanish

Programs Include: Leadership Programs, Power Hour Homework Assistance (Tutoring), Multi-media Programs, Community Service, The Arts, Cooking, Dance, Spoken Word, Health & Life Skills.

Signature Program: The Willie Mays Boys & Girls Club at Hunters Point is known for Sports, Fitness and Recreation programming. Whether hosting basketball or volleyball in the fall, or enjoying the state-of-the-art Junior Giants baseball field in the spring and summer, Club Members have a variety of ways to enjoy physical activity through the Club’s sports leagues.


Zaccho’s Center for Dance and Aerial Arts

Contact  Marie Walburg-Plouviez
Address 1777 Yosemite Avenue, Suite 330, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-6744
Fax
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email marie@zaccho.org
Website http://zaccho.org/classes.html
Target Youth and adults
Additional Languages

Zaccho’s Center for Dance and Aerial Arts offers classes for youths and adults in Aerial Yoga, Aerial Dance, Acrobatics and more!  Zaccho is proud to offer a Neighborhood Discount to our Bayview Hunters Point Community (94124)!  Check out our schedule and sign up for a class today!  For more details and to apply, please email our program manager at marie@zaccho.org.


Zaccho Dance Theatre

Contact Joanna Haigood
Address 1777 Yosemite Ave, Suite 330, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-6744
Fax
Hours M-F: 9am-5pm
Email office@zaccho.org
Website www.zaccho.org
Target Dance, Arts, Theatre, African American, Bayview Hunters Point
Additional Languages

Zaccho Dance Theatre provides performances in San Francisco as well as an arts education program for the local community.  Zaccho Dance Theatre’s home is San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point where Zaccho manages a large studio that is utilized for rehearsal, performances, and educational activities for youth and adults.