Impact on Bay area Communities
At Summer Search Bay area, we:
Provide 453 high school students in the Bay Area with professional mentoring and transformational summer experiences.
Provide 967 post-secondary students with on-going supports in navigating all aspects of college life, career coaching, and internship placement.
Have 2,210 incredible alumni in our network thriving in school, work, and life.
Bay Area School and
Our school and community partners are the behind-the-scenes heroes and the starting place for every Summer Search journey. They introduce us to students who demonstrate self-reflection, agency, empathy, follow-through, and adaptive skills — the seeds for success in school and life — which are cultivated throughout our program.
Analy High School
ARISE High School
Coliseum College Prep Academy
Downtown College Prep
Elsie Allen High School
Envision Academy of Arts and Technology
Hayward High School
Madison Park Academy
Mission High School
Mt. Eden High School
Oakland High School
Overfelt High School
Piner High School
Richmond High School
Roseland University Prep
San Rafael High School
Santa Rosa High School
Sonoma Valley High School
Tennyson High School
Ways To Get Involved
SERVE ON OUR BOARD
There are many groups that are active in working to advance our mission for Summer Search Bay Area: Advisory Board of Directors, the Alumni Board, and the Associate Board.
PARTICIPATE ON AN EVENT COMMITTEE
We rely on our committees to help us execute thoughtful and successful events. Events currently include both digital and in-person activities.
VOLUNTEER AS A CAREER COACH
Our Career Coaching program offers the opportunity for experienced, professional volunteers to work directly with Summer Searchers by supporting their career exploration and helping them develop the skills to secure an internship or job.
PROVIDE IN-KIND EXPERTISE & NEEDS BASED PROJECTS
Volunteers are essential in helping us complete projects beyond our reach. Provide your vital skills to Summer Search in your field of expertise for specific projects or needs.
BECOME AN ANNUAL DONOR
Our work would not be possible without the support of our generous community of donors. Your annual gifts enable us to continue this work and provide professional mentoring and summer experiences to more and more students each year.
INTRODUCE US TO YOUR NETWORK
As our program grows, so must our community of support! Host a table at our Leadership Dinner or your own cocktail party. Introducing us to your network is an invaluable chance for us to meet friends as driven to support students as we are.