Beleza Chan

Fellow, Scholar

"Even more more valuable than the scholarship money was having the emotional support."

Isabel Cortes

Fellow, High School Engagement, Scholar

"I found a sense of visibility about me as a human and as a student. I finally felt I belonged."

Catherine Eusebio

Creative Writing Class, Donor/Supporter, Fellow, Legal Services Team, Scholar

"They made me feel that I was worthy and that the next opportunity is really just a moment’s step away."

Ju Hong

Leadership Council, Scholar

"The atmosphere here allowed me to be free, allowed me to be myself, allowed me to be vulnerable and speak my own voice."

Mario Lio

Creative Writing Class, Scholar, Staff

"It’s like a wellness center, a place you go to recharge and meet other people like yourself."

Alice Matsuda

Scholar

"I don't feel as vulnerable anymore. I know I have support, and I don't need to be afraid."

Lorena Medel

Inclusion & Change Group, Scholar

"I am not defined by my immigration status. I am a human being with dreams and goals."

Yoshi Mendez

Creative Writing Class, Fellow, Legal Services Team, Scholar

"I became more open and less fearful about life."

Izabela Menga

Fellow, Inclusion & Change Group, Scholar

"We all stand up for each other."