Bay Area Women’s and Children’s Center
Bay Area Women’s and Children’s Center (BAWCC) is a multi-faceted resource center in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood with a dual purpose:
- To assist families, children, and women in addressing their immediate needs with direct services
- To lead local and citywide educational work, advocacy, and planning on issues critical to low-income children and families
BAWCC also works on related neighborhood development and long-term community projects identified by low-income families, youth, and women. They have previously been involved with the creation of the Tenderloin Community Elementary School and on-site Family Center, the Tenderloin Recreation Center, and five playgrounds in the Tenderloin and SF Civic Center.
Phone: (415) 474-2400
BAWCC's Tenderloin Youth Sports Initiative has sports programs for youth residents of the Tenderloin community. TYSI has provided organized sports experiences in:
For more than three decades, BAWCC has had one of the largest Free Clothing Closets for women and children in San Francisco. In addition to giving out women and children’s clothing, and…
Bay Area Women’s and Children’s Center (BAWCC) is a multi-faceted resource center in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.
Every week, BAWCC has Drop-In Hours at our Center on Leavenworth Street in the heart of the Tenderloin. Women and families come to our Center for many reasons such as free clothing for…