We are moving!

We are excited to announce that our administrative office is moving to the Fruitvale District of Oakland. As of June 25, 2018 our administrative office will be located at: 2640 International Boulevard Oakland, CA 94601   Our telephone and fax numbers will remain...

Innovating Financial Access with Youth

UPDATE: You can view the May 16th Innovating Financial Access Youth Presentation here. There is a startling gap in fiscal knowledge and resources for young people living in Oakland’s low-income neighborhoods. Many young people are growing up in “financial deserts”:...

McClymonds High School FLY Girls Highlighted KALW

Alternatives in Action is proud to see young women speaking their truth. The FLY (First Love Yourself) Girls at McClymonds High School were interviewed alongside other Oakland youth by KALW about their experiences as women of color. For a short article recap and to...

Public Notice – 21st Century ASSETS Funding Application

Public Notice – Alternatives in Action High School is applying for the 21st Century Community Learning Center After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens (ASSETS) program funding. Alternatives in Action hereby formally notifies the local community of its...

Grand Opening of Early Childhood Education Center

On Tuesday, September 19th we celebrated the Grand Opening of our Early Childhood Education Center in the Seminary Neighborhood of East Oakland. Our hearts are still soaring from the event – we cannot wait until the space is filled with new students and families...