Interview with KBLX

We had a blast with Sterling James of KBLX for the KBLX Cares segment on Saturday, August 19th. In case you missed it, you can find the full interview here: KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: Alternatives in Action. A shout out to our youth leaders, Maritza...

Celebrating 20 Years of Getting Oakland Youth Ready for More

A warm thank you to our community for joining us yesterday on May 3rd as we celebrated our 20th Anniversary with over 300 youth champions! We are humbled by your generosity and support of Oakland youth. Together, we can get Oakland youth ready for more today and in...

Celebrating Service and Our Community

“Everyone can be great…because anybody can serve.” — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Today we’re celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through a Day of Service at our Life Academy of Health & Bioscience partner school site in East...

Successful Grand Opening of the Teen Tech Center

A warm welcome to everyone who came out in support of the Best Buy Teen Tech Center on Wednesday, November 2nd! We had a great time with our community, and we’re excited to see what youth are able to create in the space. You can find event photos on our Facebook...

Grand Opening of Best Buy Teen Tech Center on November 2nd

Alternatives in Action is excited to announce the grand opening of a Teen Tech Center sponsored by Best Buy. The Best Buy Teen Tech Center increases access to technology, media, and the arts for Bay Area youth, and supports youth in leveraging technology to develop...

Alternatives in Action Attends WorldWideWomen Girls’ Festival

Alternatives in Action’s team attended the first WorldWideWomen Girls’ Festival at Fort Mason on Saturday, October 15th. It was a day filled with inspiring exhibits, performances, interactive workshops, amazing speakers, contests, and more. We’re...