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.
Each year, Civicorps takes 10 to 15 of our students to Yosemite National Park for service learning, camping, swimming, and hiking.
“It was a thrill for me: seeing the mountains, and just being out there in nature.” – Nick
In coordin [...]
Last night’s City Council meeting saw Civicorps in the limelight as our staff, students, Board Members, and community partners spoke passionately about how expanding our organics collection service will provide family-sustaining careers for Oak [...]
Graduates, Kevin and Brandon, delivered powerful speeches that included original poetry during our June graduation ceremony.
In honor of Father’s Day, watch this incredible video by DetermiNation of soon-to-be Civicorps graduate, Dashawn, and his amazing story of becoming a father.