The Founder

Glady Thacher started four nonprofits in her oversized living room ? and they?ve helped people live better lives By FRAN MORELAND JOHNS Original article from The Fillmore: http://newfillmore.com/2019/02/01/the-founder/ Soon after her graduation from Smith College in the late 1940s, Glady Thacher took on the traditional roles of supportive wife and mother then mandatory for most women. But she quickly decided there …

Fall Internship Graduation was a great success!

Good morning, everyone! Last night?s Fall Internship Celebration was a really special, intimate event. I know you were all there in spirit! Meghan and Mario, along with Daniela, Joanne, and Katia, did a splendid job organizing the celebration. Two students, Elaine ? who had an internship at Norman Yee’s office in City Hall and Amanda ? who had her internship …

Giving Thanks to Those Who Helped Us Along the Way

Dear Supporters of Enterprise for Youth, It?s that time of year where we take stock and show gratitude. There?s no better time to live the theme of our fall campaign, ?Giving back in honor of those who helped us along the way.? At Enterprise for Youth, we?re excited to have had such a successful 2018: we had a 62% increase …

Our latest video!

Check out our latest video, featuring Alex, an incredibly self-motivated teenager who just got his first job through Enterprise! Watch to hear Alex and his mentor Eddie talk about what Enterprise means to them…

Announcing Our Newest Board Member Alison Pincus

Enterprise For Youth is delighted to welcome Alison Gelb Pincus to our Board of Directors! Alison is a San Francisco-based entrepreneur who is motivated by disruption in the profit and not-for-profit/civic arenas. In 2008, Alison co-founded One Kings Lane as an innovative, e-commerce…

This Way Ahead 2018 Graduation

Congratulations to our This Way Ahead 2018 Internship graduates! 2018 was our biggest summer yet?84 youth from San Francisco and Oakland completed their 10-week internships and 65 were offered continued employment. How amazing is that? Having an extra big group…

Summer Internship Graduation 2018

On Friday, July 27th, over 200 community members attended the Enterprise Summer Internship Graduation to celebrate the accomplishments of interns who had completed our program. All of the moving pieces of the summer internships?the supervisors, mentors, families, Enterprise…

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…