Last weekend, The Potrero Hill Learning Garden and Boys Hope Girls Hope San Francisco organization partnered with support from Umpqua Bank and resulted in a very productive day of gardening and service-learning in Jackson Playground. Our goal was to prep our beds for Indian Summer by amending the soil. The soil had not been replaced […]
On Saturday, July 18th Boys Hope Girls Hope scholars and Community Associates Board members participated in a mixer at Yerba Buena Bowling Center in the SOMA district of beautiful San Francisco. The turnout was fantastic, the competition was stiff and before we knew it we had spent two hours getting to know one another over lunch […]
This holiday season, Hope Academy scholars collaborated with the finance and accounting department at Uber for a career panel and gingerbread car assembly challenge. First, scholars broke out into small groups with Uber employees for career Q & A. Topics ranged from high school memories and college choices to the typical workday of an Uber employee. An answer was […]
With so many cautionary tales about our presence on the internet, BHGH decided to bring in experts to teach our scholars how to protect themselves online. We invited three Symantec employees (Jenny, Alex, and Diya) to teach our scholars about internet security.