Since 1959, thousands of San Francisco youth have participated in PAL activities – kids on every block and every zip code have benefited from the dedication of volunteer adult mentors and role models. From a meager beginning and a handful of kids, SFPAL currently serves almost 1000 youth annually with the help of 100 civilian and police volunteer coaches and mentors through a variety of sports and leadership activities. While many of our volunteers are parent coaches, a significant portion of our volunteers are PAL alumni themselves who benefited from the program in their youth and choose to give back to the youth in their community with their time, energy and commitment. Read More…
Flag Football Program
Our newest program, 49ers PREP flag football, is brought to us by the San Francisco 49ers Foundation and in partnership with the San Francisco Recreation and Park’s Department is scheduled to kick off on 04/08/2018. Games and practices will be held at Potrero Hill Rec Center.
The cheer and dance team is coached by 20 volunteers, that serve 60 coed cheerleaders in the western addition. SFPAL 49ers Dance teams have competed and won titles at the pop earner National Competition.
With the help of 30 volunteer coaches SFPAL 49ers football is serving 200 young boys every fall. this program provides positive adult role models in their lives. In 2012, SFPAL 49ers’ play in the Norcal American Youth Football League.
Law Enforcement Cadets
Complete the online application with all necessary attachment by 5:00pm on the deadline on April 3,2017 to be considered for the 2017 summer Cadet Academy.
Jiu Jitsu is a contact and physical sport. Throwing and joint locks are all part of the sport. While under the instructor’s guidance, youngsters advance in belt degree as they master the techniques of Jiu jitsu.
Sgt. Herbert Lee Fishing
A special Thanks to the Fisherman’s Wharf Merchants Association, Wipe Out Bar & Grill, Alcatraz Cruises LLC., Pier 39, Blue & Gold Fleet, and the Port of San Francisco for sponsoring the SFPAL Fishing Program. With their support, we were …
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