Our Mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment in which youth of Oakland can feel secure as they achieve success in school, learn life skills, and build self-esteem in preparation for their futures.
Year round program include academics, enrichment, health, gardening, physical education, youth leadership, and more.
In order to provide high quality programs for youth, the EOBA depends on donations and volunteers from the community. To donate online, please click the following link:
To volunteer, please contact us.
Thank you for your support!
The EOBA/ SmartMoves Program is a non-profit, community-based organization that has been providing education, enrichment, and health programs for children and youth since 1987. Built on the foundation that youth need a caring environment to become vibrant adults, the EOBA focuses on providing programs that are engaging and fun for youth ages 5-20.
"A fundamental concern for others in our individual and community lives would go a long way in making the world the better place we so passionately dreamt of." -Nelson Mandela
816 98th Ave. Oakland, CA 94603510-430-8056 (office)510-569-7808 (gym) info@EOBA.org
Fall After School Program Begins on Monday August 25, 2014
We are hiring a Development Associate!