Gang Alternative, Inc.

LAST UPDATED: October 23, 2018
Education & Youth Development
To build character that lasts in children and families through positive alternatives to youth violence and delinquency by offering a holistic approach to their academic, physical, social and spiritual development. Gang Alternative provides several main programs which include, Building Leaders of Character or BLOC, youth mentoring and college and career readiness program, Guiding the Path To Success, or GPS, K-12 after school program, Uniting People to Lift Individuals and Families Together or UPLIFT, case management and care coordination program/service partnership, Youth Splash and Kids Splash, children and youth faith based learning and wellness activities, Youth Excellence Program or YEP, provides school based drug and substance abuse awareness instruction, Teen Pregnancy Prevention or TPP in partnership with Trinity Church Partnership teaches sex education and std/hiv and teen pregnancy prevention as well as contraceptive use, abstinence and decision making skills. Urban Partnership Drug Free Community Coalition Initiative or UPDFCC is dedicated to the reduction/prevention of youth substance abuse; including reducing the use/abuse of drugs and underage drinking in the Greater Liberty City and Little Haiti communities, Circle of Strength Family Network or COS therapy program provides in home and in school based trauma focused, individual and family therapy.
12000 Biscayne Blvd
Suite 402
MIAMI, FL 33181

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Board Chair
CEO Hope For Miami
Miami Dade County – Small Business Development, Division Director
Gang Alternative, Inc.


Mr. Michael Nozile, M.A.
CEO/Executive Director
Ms. Mary Smith
Director of Programs
Mrs. Carline Nozile, BLS, CCHW
Program Director - Youth Excellence Program (YEP)
Mr. Ezra Dieuveille, MPA
Program Coordinator, Urban Partnership Drug-Free Community Coalition
Ms. Patricia Donaldson
Human Resources
Mr. Ludnel St. Preux
Director of Operations
Ms. Rosa Lopez-Anakwe
Program Director - Guiding the Path to Success (GPS)
Mrs. Esther Cherfils
Program Director- (Guiding the Path to Success 21st Century)
Mrs. Shirley Barbe, MSW
Program Director- Circle of Strength Family Network (COS)
Ms. Farllond Alexis
Program Director - Building Leaders Of Character (BLOC)


This organization's financial statements were independently submitted and have not been verified by The Miami Foundation.