Share in our students’ success through the inspiring stories below:
With 26 graduates, this is gearing up to be the largest December graduation we’ve ever had! Read the stories of four soon-to-be grads below and join us for the graduation ceremony on December 15th. Jairo – “They knew I was capable of more.” My...
“I’ve never felt so good about myself before.” Telicia, Civicorps student Civicorps students might have started out the day a little nervous as they walked into the Oakland Convention Center, packed with representatives from top corporations such as United Airlines,...
On Thursday, June 9th, 25 students will graduate with their high school diplomas–one step closer to achieving the goals they set out for themselves when they began their Civicorps journey. Read the stories of five of our soon-to-be graduating students below as...
Civicorps is excited to share the news that our career pathways to union employment are growing by leaps and bounds!
Watch this video and hear our students talk about their inner greatness!
Read how Civicorps helped 6 students reach this milestone and what’s next for these successful youth!
In May, StoryCorps came to Civicorps to record students’ stories. Listen to Felipa’s story!
Civicorps’ Graduate Dashawn Clinton and his collaborator won the Innovator Award for their short film Amor for Alex!
Seven students earned their driver’s permits in our driver training course!
On June 3 & 4th, our students worked with local activists to design solutions for Oakland’s most pressing problems and pitched their ideas to a panel of community leaders at our latest Leadership Summit.
After students graduate from Civicorps, we provide another 12-months of career and college support, and over 70% of our graduates, enroll in college. Read about our college students’ success!
Last Thursday, we celebrated the achievements of our 21 graduates! Read about their incredible achievements.
As we celebrate Mother’s Day, we ask you to make a generous gift to support our students who are young mothers working hard each day to give their children the greatest gift – the chance to prosper.
On March 27th, Civicorps students will perform Within Us: an urban exploration of Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice set in modern Oakland.
Civicorps graduate, Harris Cox, gave an emotional and inspirational speech about flying and reaching for hope.