Alternatives in Action 1900 3rd St, Alameda, CA94501 Alternatives in Action is a nonprofit organization that works with youths who show potential for leadership, preparing…More them for college and their careers, as well as to serve their respective communities. Youths working with Alternatives in Action acquire education, skills-building, real world experience and problem solving skills with the intent of becoming successful, productive members of society. This organization operates the Bay Area School of Enterprise, the Home Sweet Home Preschool, after-school programs in Alameda and Oakland-based partner sites McClymonds High School and Life Academy. Visit the organization's Web site for more information.
Bay Area School of Enterprise 1900 3rd St, Alameda, CA94501 The Bay Area School of Enterprise (BASE) is one of the newest secondary charter schools in Alameda and the first…More "youth-initiated" charter high school in the country. The learning approach is hands-on and self-motivated—with small-class sizes, emphasizing real-world experience, college preparation, counseling and leadership opportunities. Its goal is to foster young leaders to affect positive change in the community and on a larger scale. It enrolls approximately 90-100 students per year and has been at its current location for two years. It is run by the nonprofit organization, Alternatives in Action.