TVM is More Than an After School Program

Supporting the life of the whole-child extends beyond the walls of the school.


The Village Method (TVM)

A community-based grassroots organization with a mission dedicated to making youth unstoppable. We do this by offering culturally responsive Youth Development, Family Engagement, and Community Outreach programming in South Alameda County.

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We’re Building a Village

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Our Core Pillars

Our mission is to operate as a conduit building capacity for social change and the advancement of Black youth, families, and community-based organizations working together to develop a sustainable academic and cultural pipelines from elementary to college, from college to career and back to their community.

Youth Development

Celebrate culture and exercise academic excellence.

Family Engagement

Activating the power of
collective parent action.

Community Outreach

Developing culturally
responsive communities.

Three girls out for a bike ride via The Village Method programming

Can You Have Fun While You Change the World?

We think so. Check out our village.

Smiling mom and daughter

Be the Change.

Families are the foundation of our village. Can you contribute?

TVM visit to Apple

Our Youth Need You!

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How You Can Help? Donate, Volunteer, and Spread the word about TVM



Sponsor a child
$150 per month or
$1,800/ year




Whatever your skill set, we have a role for you! Help a young scholar when you choose,
we appreciate your involvement!




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The Village Method’s ScholarPrep Nation is a college access program that arms scholars with a wide variety of tools and resources to help them navigate their high school journey and understand all of the post-high school opportunities available to them.