Exciting news from our C.E.O.

Dear Enterprise Community, This summer two hundred and sixty-five (265!!!!) young people have walked into new jobs in San Francisco, Walnut Creek and Redwood City. Enterprise youth are filled with excitement about their work?they come into our office every evening…

#MentorSpotlight: Julian Sarkar

Name: Julian (Jules) Sarkar
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Your first job: Assistant to a real estate agent (through Enterprise!)
Your current job: Attorney
What do you love about your career?
Pick one: the opportunity to change someone?s life for the better, the intense intellectual challenge, or the ability to set legal precedent and protect the rights of those you care about…

#YouthSpotlight: Youth Council Senior Catherine D.

Name: Catherine D.
High School: Jefferson High School (Daly City)
Plans for next year: Attending UC Davis and studying Political Science, minor in either International Relations or Environmental Science
Programs completed at Enterprise: Youth Council, also worked…

Guest Youth Council Post: Jeffrey L

When I first applied to Enterprise?s summer internship program, I knew that I wanted to work in some kind of an administrative position, though I had no idea what I wanted to pursue as a long-term career. Upon…

A note from the Enterprise CEO – Ninive Calegari

Last week I went to City College’s Mission District campus: outside was a huge line of adults – lovely, professional, healthy adults – waiting to get into a job fair, hopeful for a brighter future. It was hard to see so many people so vulnerable…

Alumni Spotlight: Jimmy Zhou

Jimmy Zhou participated in Enterprise?s Career Exploration Program (CEP) in 2015, after graduating from Abraham Lincoln High School. Upon completing his CEP internship at First Republic Bank, Jimmy was hired as a part-time employee, and has been working there since…

Alumni Spotlight: Sarai Velasquez

Sarai Velasquez joined Enterprise for Youth as a member of the Pathways program in 2012. After completing Pathways, she later participated in the Summer Employment Program, and she interned for Kaiser Permanente in their Public Affairs Department…

Fashion Feature: Jennifer Gee

Jennifer Gee is a 2017 This Way Ahead intern. A rising junior at Abraham Lincoln High School, Jennifer is working at Gap on Chestnut Street this summer. She recently had time to sit down with Cristina, one of our Youth Development…

Alumni Spotlight: Celina To

Celina To became a member of Enterprise for Youth in 2010, when she participated in the Pathways Career Ahead program. After Pathways, Celina obtained an internship at the Pacific Pension Institute. She graduated from Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep in 2011…