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…

#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…

#YouthSpotlight: Youth Council Senior Casey Y.

Name: Casey Y.
School: Sacred Heart Preparatory School
Plans for next year: Sonoma State University, studying computer science
Programs completed at Enterprise: Pathways (2017), Youth Council (2017-18)
What has been your favorite part of Youth Council overall?
Youth Council is…