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Organization Profile

Action Sports Kids Long Beach

http://www.asklongbeach.org/

Action Sports Kids (ASK) Foundation is a non-profit in Long Beach, California dedicated to providing youth an alternative to the streets and gangs through skateboarding, education and community involvement. Our efforts in creating the Long Beach Skate Park Program, considered one of the most successful in the country, has proven to lower crime, build self-esteem, keep kids in school and has saved the lives of many of our most at-risk youth. Our skate team is now more than 80 members, and applications continue to come in every day. Our success rate in keeping our team members off the streets, out of gangs, and in school is 100%.

Children & Youth Education, Sports & Recreation
Homeless, Low-income Communities
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National Community Service