FACES Academic Year Programs
FACES Academic Year programs prepare diverse youth from disadvantaged communities for entry into college and the health professions through an array of comprehensive services that support the whole child.
FACES Summer Programs
FACES Summer Programs offer short-term, high impact summer educational experiences for youth who desire exposure to the practice of healthcare.
Demonstrating an early interest in math and science, Samuel Merritt University (SMU) student Felicity Harris (pictured), FACES Class of 2005, said she knew by the time she was in high school that she wanted a career in healthcare. But as a kid growing up in various East Bay communities, and with little exposure to healthcare… [Read More]
Leonel Mendoza was a member of the graduating FACES class of 2005. Leonel is currently a medical student at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. He attended Life Academy High School in Oakland, and graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Integrative Biology. Leonel shares that FACES had opened… [Read More]