Promoting Healthy Decisions
PHE recruits, selects, and trains college student volunteers to teach high school students a comprehensive health curriculum on topics ranging from decision-making and sexual health to substance abuse and nutrition. Read more
Transforming Teens to Professionals
Genesys Works helps economically-disadvantaged high school students enter and thrive in the economic mainstream by providing them the knowledge and work experience required to succeed as professionals. Read more
Action Civics for Life
Generation Citizen strengthens our nation’s democracy by empowering young people to become engaged and effective citizens, starting now. Read more
Inspiring Youth Potential
Fresh Lifelines for Youth prevents juvenile crime and incarceration through legal education, leadership training and one-on-one mentoring in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties.
Spark reduces high-school dropout rates and creates new experiences for learning by providing life-changing apprenticeships for youth in underserved communities in the Bay Area.
Promoting Financial Literacy.
BUILD at Sequoia High School in Redwood City is creating the next generation of entrepreneurs through an entrepreneurship class that inspires students to stay in school, finish college, and start their own ventures.
Skills for Life.
Youth Community Services provides leadership and other life skills classes to 100 middle school students in the extended day program in East Palo Alto, boosting student attendance and academic performance.
The East Palo Alto Youth Court offers a viable alternative to incarceration by giving juvenile offenders a chance to make amends, restore relationships with their community, and develop a sense of civic responsibility, reducing recidivist crime.