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Dreaming Big! – A note from our Executive Director

By Lynne Martin, Executive Director, Students Rising Above We watched our daughter graduate from college last week.  It was a thrilling moment for her and for us when she walked across the stage. She didn’t have an easy journey.  There … Continue reading

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Growing Flowers From Concrete: Foster Care to Career

Our Alum, Alfonso Taylor, tells us a little about his journey towards success! Thank you for sharing your story, Alfonso. Originally posted on the Huffington Post 1/24/2013 – Click Here to See the Original My name is Alfonso Taylor, and when … Continue reading

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Students Rising Above Selected As National Finalist In HuffingtonPost’s Jobs Contest

Students Rising Above Selected As National Finalist In HuffingtonPost’s Jobs Contest Organization Chosen For Its Success In Helping College Graduates Secure Jobs   SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15, 2013 – Students Rising Above, a nonprofit that helps Bay Area high school … Continue reading

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