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    Building character that lasts

    Our mission is to build character that lasts in children and families through positive alternatives to crime, violence, dependency, and delinquency by offering a holistic approach to their academic, physical, social, economic and spiritual development.

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    2020 Annual Report

    We are humbled and excited to report on our progress as an organization in 2020 with the release of our Annual Report. Please review and let us know what you think!

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    Understanding your Legal Rights During Covid-19

    In collaboration with Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc., we have created this presentation to help you better understand your legal rights during this time.

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    Gang Alternative, Inc. Stays Engaged With Clients During Covid-19 Social Distancing

    With the transition to online learning and virtual communications, the staff at Gang Alternative, Inc. have made adjustments to stay engaged and connected with clients.

    About Us

    We Exist
    to Save Lives

    When we talk about “Gang Alternative” we are referring to the “gang mentality” that enslaves individuals and families in our communities, keeping them dependent, delinquent and destitute, preventing them from being the best that they can be. GA exists to provide alternatives to change this mindset.

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    A word from our President & CEO

    Gang Alternative, Inc. was birthed out of the need to provide positive alternatives to youth plague d by the realities of living in high violence, high crime communities in Miami-Dade County. The collective understanding that there’s more to ministry work than just teaching “Bible stuff” gave rise to the development of a faith-based organization that embodies the essence of true servant leadership.

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    What We Do

    GA’s Pillars of Service

    Our holistic approach to programs looks at children’s and families’ needs within the context of our Five Pillars of Service:

    GA Events

    Upcoming Events

    Feel free to browse the multiple events we hold every month and choose what’s right for you.

     

    RENEW Mentoring Session
    RENEW Mentoring Session

    Audience: RENEW Clients

    Location: Zoom

    Jun 22, 2021 6:00pm - 7:00pm

    National HIV Testing Day
    National HIV Testing Day

    Location: TBD

    Jun 27, 2021 12:00pm - Jun 27, 2021 6:00pm

    Annual Back to School Event
    Annual Back to School Event

    Audience: All GA summer program participants

    Location: Homestead PAL - 600 SW 14 Ave., Homestead FL 33030

    Jul 30, 2021 10:00am - Jul 30, 2021 2:00pm

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    Volunteer

    Join us in “Building Character that Lasts” in children and families.

    Whether you’re looking to build your skill set or just wanting to do good work, we would love to have you. Please review the opportunities we have for volunteering currently.

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    Success Stories

    People
    that make us proud

    Rose

    GA would like to celebrate Rose, who was recently selected as the Miami-Dade County Public Schools District Nominee for the 2020-2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program for Career and Technical Education. The program was established to recognize and honor some of our nation’s most distinguished graduating high school seniors. Rose is currently attending Miami Edison Sr. High School and has been an active participant in GA’s Minority Violence Prevention Project (MVP 88) since 2018. Congratulations Rose!

    Andy

    Andy was desperately searching for housing upon his first interaction with staff at GA’s RENEW Broward.  He had not been having much success. Staff gave him some information on where to search for free housing and apartments, and even prayed with him. Within a month he secured a new apartment. He was very appreciative to staff for the assistance and prayers and stated that it was a great start to his relationship with staff and building trust.

    Sabrina

    Twenty-one-year-old Sabrina enrolled in Project RENEW Dade determined to change the narrative of her personal story. She refused to allow past mistakes dictate her future. Project RENEW provided a safety net and backbone for her to complete the requirements to becoming a Phlebotomist. Being in constant contact with her GA Case Manager, she attained Phlebotomist certification and got a job at North Shore Medical Center. Today Sabrina is an essential worker who is contributing to her community.

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    Who Helps Us

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