Category: Blog

  • Fertile Ground for Growth

    Fertile Ground for Growth

    The inaugural summer of Climate Career Corps employed 250 youth Climate Career Corps interns worked in green jobs this summer completing a total of 17,700 paid internship hours. 193 youth worked in San Francisco parks in their first year in the program, and 43 youth interns worked in a portfolio of green organizations and businesses. […]

  • Posse Scholarship Semi-Finalists

    Posse Scholarship Semi-Finalists

    Each year Enterprise nominates youth to receive the Posse Scholarship, and this summer six semi-finalists were selected! We hope all six of these bright young minds are selected for the third and final round and receive the scholarship. The Posse Scholarship offers full four-year tuition scholarships to universities across the country. The Bay Area Posse […]

  • Let’s Celebrate our Summer Program

    Let’s Celebrate our Summer Program

    Enterprise youth completed 402 paid internships this summer! Youth gained direct work experience in a range of settings. Some youth worked at the UCSF Dyslexia Center, while others learned financial services skills at First Republic Bank. Meanwhile, other youth learned about running a small business while working for Jade Chocolates, Little Baobab, or other local […]

  • Private Collections: Art and Stories in Support of our Youth

    Private Collections: Art and Stories in Support of our Youth

    At the Masterpiece Collection of Dr. Seth L. Matarasso, guests were treated to an exceptional collection of some of the most important artists from the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Patrons were also hosted at The Lisa Dolby Chadwick Collection, The Clammer Family Collection at True Wind Capital, The Felson Collection, The Alison Pincus Assemblage, […]

  • Life Lessons Learned from the Job Bank

    Life Lessons Learned from the Job Bank

    What started as a way to pay for Alice’s viola, blossomed into an enduring professional relationship that helped both Alice and her employer, Cornelia Hoppe, grow and learn. We chatted with Cornelia and Alice about how the Job Bank brought them together and what they learned during their time working together.  Alice states, “She [Cornelia] […]

  • Pursuing an Impactful Life with More Opportunities

    Pursuing an Impactful Life with More Opportunities

    Andrea Lopez made the courageous decision to leave her family in El Salvador and join extended family in the Bay Area to pursue “a better life with more opportunities.” Her vision of the United States as a place where she could achieve her goals is becoming a reality thanks to the support of Enterprise for […]