Bessie Carmichael

Bessie Carmichael K – 8th Beacon is managed by the community based organization, Embarcadero YMCA.




Alfredo Guardado, Beacon Director

Alfredo “Fredo” Guardado – born and raised in San Francisco – has spent his professional career dedicated to enriching the communities he grew up in. Fredo joins us from the Urban Services YMCA where he spent last 5 years delivering high quality services to 4 of San Francisco’s public High Schools. He’s thrilled to take on the role of Bessie Carmichael/FEC Beacon Director and contribute to the larger SOMA community.


375 7th Street , San Francisco, CA, 94103
6-8 Campus: 824 Harrison Street, 94107
Neighborhood: South of Market
Phone: 415-615-8441
Fax: 415-355-7683
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