On a sunny morning, kids bounce in their chairs and rock their heads rhythmically to infectious beats their classmates are mixing on GarageBand software. “Give her a thumbs up for her beat,” exhorts instructor Jeffrei Pettaway and an enthusiastic sea of hands juts into the air. For many in this classroom, this is the first time they have touched an iPad. This […]
As a Food Network host and cookbook author, Ayesha Curry knows food. But as a mother of two daughters, she also understands its connection to growing up strong: good food is literally the foundation for growth. So when Ayesha learned about No Kid Hungry, a campaign that provides nutritious meals to kids in need, in […]
7×7 readers have spoken, and they voted the EOYDC all the way to the top of favorite charities in the Bay Area! Here are some photos from the awards celebration with our friends from PG&E!
Glad to Give Honoree: Anana Scott Adult Education and Career Coach, East Oakland Youth Development Center Anana’s Glad to Give Statement I’m #GladToGive hope to those we tag as the underdog to remind them they are much more than what people tag them to be. About Anana For more than 11 years Ms. Anana has […]