ABC YOUTH FOUNDATION
“Empowering San Diego’s inner-city youth to step out in life with their best foot forward; without cowardice – but with courage and dignity.” Archie Moore
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Your contribution helps ABC Youth empower children to their greatness. That means less crime, a better future, and more peace.
HELP US PUNCH OUT VIOLENCE AND GANG ACTIVITY
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What We Do
The mission of Any Body Can Youth Foundation is to empower San Diego’s inner city youth to face life’s challenges without cowardice but with courage and dignity.
The Any Body Can Youth Foundation aims to provide an all-in-one after school program in a safe, inviting environment for youth in underserved areas of San Diego. Our unique concept includes both academic and athletic components.
The ABC Youth Foundation is equipped with a learning center and a gym where youth can take advantage of academic resources and boxing lessons. In addition to our year-round academic and athletic programs, we also offer our Bridging the Gap enrichment program during the summer break.
Our goal is to establish more facilities and share the ABC concept throughout areas across the nation to prevent drug and gang violence among youth.
OUR ONGOING PROGRAMS
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AFTER-SCHOOL LEARNING CENTER
The Learning Center provides students with a classroom environment where they can study and receive academic assistance.
The Learning Center Hours
Monday through Thursday - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Friday - closed
"BRIDGING THE GAP" BREAK PROGRAMS
Our "Bridging the Gap" Summer and Spring Programs have a six week session (Summer) or one week session (Spring). The students spend their mornings in academic classes emphasizing reading, math and computer skills.
The Any Body Can Youth Foundation honors youth with the Mongoose Spirit Award. This award honors an ABC participant that has distinguished him/herself in the four core areas of citizenship, community service, academic performance and athletics.
1M PUNCHES FROM THE HEART
ABC's campaign to punch out racism, gang violence and mistrust of the police.
Total Punch Count: 658,521!
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The ABC Youth Foundation benefits greatly from the genrous commitment of our volunteers. We welcome any volunteer tutors and volunteer coaches.
Community Service Hours and Recommendation Letters may be provided.
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Donate to ABC Youth Foundation to help us punch out violence, gang activity, and crime in our neighborhoods – starting wth the kids who need it most.
We’ve Raised over $400,000
We’re serious about helping today’s youth. Join us in the fight against violence to empower the youth of generatiosn to come.
Helping Children All Over the World
Our online outreach program and upcoming tv show will bring awareness to issues facing children today.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 20, 2019 Contact: Terence L. Shigg, firstname.lastname@example.org, (619) 234-2200 ABC YOUTH FOUNDATION and other NONPROFITS WILL BE HONORED BY Senator Ben Hueso (https://sd40.senate.ca.gov/) ON CALIFORNIA NONPROFITS DAY San Diego, (May 20,...
“Instructor Moore, the police are here and they are threatening to shoot my boy!” This is a phone call recently received by ABC Youth Foundation President Billy Moore. Billy’s response was, “Where are you? I’m on my way.” Instructor Moore is not a Police Officer but...
U-T Sports Cover ArticleSafe Haven Salvages YouthBy Craig Malveaux, July 22, 2013 San Diego, CA_7/9/2013_ABC Youth Foundation Jennifer Estrada, 16, of San Diego rolls with the punches during training at the Any Body Can Youth Foundation headquarters in Grant...
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ABC YOUTH FOUNDATION
The Learning Center
Monday – Thursday, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Mongoose Boxing Gym
Monday – Thursday, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Friday, 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM