Twin Towers United Methodist Church of Alameda 1411 Oak St, Alameda, CA94501 Located on the corner of Central Avenue and Oak Street across from Alameda High School, the bells of the Twin Towers…More Church can be heard morning, noon and night throughout the Park Street Business District. Dedicated to "serving the needs of the least, the lost and the lonely," the Twin Towers congregation participates in many community-service projects including providing weekly home-cooked meals to the women and children at Alameda's Midway Shelter and, with several other congregations, providing welcome baskets to new residents of the Alameda Point Collaborative.
Ploughshares Nursery 2701 Main St, Alameda, CA94501 Ploughshares Nursery is a nursery that provides sustainable and edible plants for the Bay Area. Located on the Naval…More Base across from Rosenblum Cellars, this nursery is a non-profit venture of Alameda Point Collaborative. It offers free gardening workshops every Saturday, which focus on building the community in a sustainable manner.
Alameda Point Collaborative 677 W Ranger Ave, Alameda, CA94501 The Alameda Point Collaborative has been serving families since 1999 by providing housing and services for formerly…More homeless families and individuals. APC operates several programs including the Ploughshares Nursery, a commercial nursery founded in 2003, which grows native and drought-tolerant plants and employs APC residents. In 2006, APC founded the Growing Youth Project, which has a community garden and teaches residents about cooking and nutrition. Through Cycles of Change, also founded in 2006, residents repair donated bikes to use and sell.