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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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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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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Rafiki Coalition for Health & Wellness

Contact Mark Matthews
Address 601 Cesar Chavez Street, San Francisco,  CA 94124
Phone (415) 615-9945
Fax (415) 615-9943
Hours Tu-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.

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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 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, cheer-leading 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).

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San Francisco Recreation and Park Department

Contact Linda Barnard (Recreation Manager)
Jackie Battle
Address 501 Stanyan Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Phone (415) 831-6829 or (415) 205-5971
Fax
Hours M & Sat: 9am-5pm / Tu-F: 9am-9pm
Email linda.barnard@sfgov.org jackie.battle@sfgov.org
Website www.sfrecpark.org www.sfreconline.org 
Target All Ages
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.

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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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Zaccho Dance Theatre

Contact Joanna Haigood (Artistic Director)
Address 1777 Yosemite Ave #330, San Francisco, CA 94124
Phone (415) 822-6744
Fax (415) 822-6745
Hours M-F: 9am-6pm
Email office@zaccho.org
Website www.zaccho.org
Target Ages 7 to 17
Additional Languages

Zaccho Dance Theatre provides performances in San Francisco as well as an arts education programming for the local community. Zaccho’s home in Bayview Hunters Point is a large studio utilized for rehearsals, performances, and educational activities for youth and adults. Zaccho’s Center for Dance and Aerial Arts offers classes for youth and adults in Aerial Dance, Acrobatic Dance, and more! Zaccho is proud to offer a Neighborhood Discount to our Bayview Hunters Point Community (94124) for both classes and studio rentals! Check out our schedule and sign up for a class today!

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