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Civicorps on KCBS radio!

Listen to Civicorps on KCBS radio talking about our pioneering partnership with Waste Management to help young adults enter Machinist and Teamster union careers....

College and Career Fair 2018

College and Career Fair 2018

Civicorps’ College and Career Fair 2018 featured opportunities for students to learn about job skills, trades, and pathways to college. We had representative from the following Bay Area programs: Laney Career and Technical Education Contra Costa Medical Career College...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Thursday, March 29th 2018, Civicorps students in partnership with The San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, performed Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Nights Dream.” 12 students went on stage in front of a crowd of family, staff, donors, and volunteers to...

Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer’s Night Dream”

Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer’s Night Dream”

Join Civicorps students, in partnership with the San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, for a FREE production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Nine students will perform at the Lakeside Park Garden Center on Thursday, March 29th at 7:30pm. For 10...

Corpsmember of the Quarter: Shaniya Burks

Corpsmember of the Quarter: Shaniya Burks

Every quarter, staff vote on a Corpsmember who demonstrates personal growth and program success to receive this prestigious award. For Fall Quarter (October, November, December), we honor Shaniya Burks. Shaniya is a fierce Corpsmember winning over 10 awards at...

A New Vision for Civicorps Students

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

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

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...

Join us for December Graduation!

Join us for December Graduation!

Join us to cheer on our December graduates as they cross the stage and receive their high school diplomas! The ceremony and reception will be held at the beautiful Oakland Museum of California. Date: Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 Time: 6pm – 8pm Address: 1000...