Stories of Impact

March 1, 2017

Why This College Student Advocates to Give Young People a Seat at the Table

Cecilia Galeano, a recipient of our Maisin Scholar Award, is working to give youths a voice in policy-making.

February 9, 2017

Help Select the Next Class of Maisin Scholar Award Recipients

You can volunteer as a scholarship application reviewer and help us award scholarships to more students like Genesis.

February 8, 2017

After Going Through the Foster Care System, This Aspiring Entrepreneur is Determined to Follow His Dreams

Noah, one of our Maisin Scholars, is well on his way to achieving his goals.

January 19, 2017

Volunteer Dedicates More Than 15 Years at SF School

Amidst change at this unique public school, one volunteer is a constant source of support.

January 12, 2017

How Performing Theater Helped These First Graders Improve Their Reading Skills

Two SFUSD teachers used the power of Readers Theater to help their students learn.

October 26, 2016

Young Tech Leader Paying It Forward

“I am who I am thanks to role models, mentors and friends who inspired me, helped me think logically and approach life fearlessly,” volunteer Govind said. “I hope to pass it back to kids who can use some of what I learned, and use it to live joyful lives.”