Transforming lives through
education and job training
Civicorps helps the East Bay’s highest risk young adults, age 18-26, embark on family sustaining careers by offering the tools and opportunities to:
- Earn a high-school diploma,
- Gain high-demand job skills, and
- Continue onto college and/or career technical education.
Civicorps has a 74% graduation rate and 82% of graduates are enrolled in college and/or employed one year after graduation.
Watch the winning PSA by Civicorps students about the proper way to prescription medication so it doesn’t pollute the water system!
In September, Civicorps sent two student leaders to the Democratic Women’s Alliance – Women’s Leadership Forum Annual Conference in Washington, DC.
As temperatures rise, so does the threat of forest fires. Read about how Civicorps is helping to protect Oakland from forest fires!
Get a behind the scenes look at a typical day for our truck drivers in this article from a reporter who drove around with two Civicorps Recycling Interns on their organics route.