Our mission is to re-engage young adults to earn a high school diploma, gain job skills, pursue college, and embark on family sustaining careers.

News and Impact Stories

A New Vision for Civicorps Students

“When people told me that I should go to college, I didn’t know what that meant. I thought that was just something that people said to young people. I didn’t realize at the time that it meant that they believed in me,” said Eduardo, a Civicorps alum and recent UC...

Taking a Look at Homelessness and Working in the Bay Area

A story about working and homelessness recently re-aired on KQED’s Forum radio show, featuring Civicorps graduate Daeshane.The story has been part of KQED’s ongoing coverage of the working homeless in the Bay Area – an issue that continues to grow as...

Corpsmember of the Quarter: Kiara Alexis

Every quarter, staff vote on a Corpsmember who demonstrates personal growth and program success to receive this prestigious award. For Summer Quarter (July, August, September), we honor Kiara Alexis. At Civicorps Recycling, Kiara is a positive force – always teaching...