Student Spotlight

Share in our students’ success through the inspiring stories below:

Four Soon-to-be-Grads Reflect on Their Time at Civicorps

Four Soon-to-be-Grads Reflect on Their Time at Civicorps

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...

Five Graduating Corpsmembers Reflect on Their Civicorps Experience

Five Graduating Corpsmembers Reflect on Their Civicorps Experience

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...

Pathways to Union Careers

Pathways to Union Careers

Civicorps is excited to share the news that our career pathways to union employment are growing by leaps and bounds!

Hear Felipa’s Story

In May, StoryCorps came to Civicorps to record students’ stories. Listen to Felipa’s story!

Graduate wins Innovator Award!

Graduate wins Innovator Award!

Civicorps’ Graduate Dashawn Clinton and his collaborator won the Innovator Award for their short film Amor for Alex!

Ready to Drive!

Ready to Drive!

Seven students earned their driver’s permits in our driver training course!

Pitching Innovative Solutions

Pitching Innovative Solutions

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.

Succeeding in College

Succeeding in College

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!

A Legacy of Achievement

A Legacy of Achievement

Last Thursday, we celebrated the achievements of our 21 graduates! Read about their incredible achievements.

Celebrating the student mothers at Civicorps!

Celebrating the student mothers at Civicorps!

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.

Flying and Reaching for Hope

Flying and Reaching for Hope

Civicorps graduate, Harris Cox, gave an emotional and inspirational speech about flying and reaching for hope.