Welcome to another edition of #Snapshot, where we bring you a little slice of what’s going on at Summer Search.
It’s college decision time!
New York City’s wall of college acceptance letters
Yesterday, May 1, was National College Decision Day, Continue reading #Snapshot: Decision Day
Last week, we debuted the first episode of our Press Play series, where a few Summer Search high school seniors sat down with their mentors to discuss the journey to becoming a college-bound leader.
Well, we’re back this week with College Bound, Episode 2! So once again, sit back, relax and press play: Continue reading Press Play >> College Bound, Ep. 2
It’s Super Bowl week! #SB50
As the final two teams remaining in the NFL playoffs (the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos) prepare to go head-to-head on the field, we at Summer Search are celebrating the fact that we get to be on the same team as our fellow Super Bowl 50 Fund “Game Changer” Award recipients.
We’re so grateful to have been included in this group of five game-changing Bay Area non-profits who are benefitting from the generosity of what some are calling “the most charitable Super Bowl, ever.”
Watch the Game Changers in action: Continue reading Summer Search + Super Bowl 50
In 2015, Summer Search became a proud recipient of the Super Bowl 50 Fund’s “Game Changer” Award, a $500,000 grant over three years to support our Bay Area students. As the name suggests, this grant is a real game changer for our Bay Area sites, as it will allow us to serve even more students who are, in turn, changing the game and the status quo for their own lives and their communities.
One such game changer is Alexis Flores.
When we first met Alexis, he was as a self-conscious 15 year-old who was buried in his schoolwork and chores, unaware of the opportunities around him and unsure of his own leadership potential. Continue reading Alexis: Game Changer
Welcome to the first edition of #Snapshot, where we bring you a little slice of what’s going on across our seven Summer Search locations.
Continue reading #Snapshot – Maggie and her Laptop