We began our foundation in 2004 and have supported a variety of organizations in the years since then. These organizations are wide ranging, from disaster relief and youth mentoring to cancer research and our alma maters. The breadth of organizations we have supported over the years reflects the journey we have been on and some of the things we have cared deeply about.
Summary: Built on the belief that a high quality education for traditionally-underserved students is a vital remedy to generational poverty and societal dysfunction, Lighthouse serves 750 K - 12 students and is making plans to open a 2nd site in the Fall of 2016 -- both schools located in East Oakland. The mission is to prepare students for college and a career of their choice by prioritizing high expectations, deep learning through a rigorous curriculum, service to the whole child, family involvement, and building a professional learning community.Read More ▶