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 offer short-term, high impact summer educational experiences for youth who desire exposure to the practice of healthcare.
Leonel Mendoza, M.D. was a member of the graduating FACES Class of 2005. Dr. Mendoza recently received his medical degree at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine and will be starting a residency in Internal Medicine at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He attended Life Academy High School in… [Read More]
Lupita Medrano is a FACES Oakland alumnus, Class of 2011. Lupita was born and raised in Oakland, California. She graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2015, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in Feminist Studies with a Concentration in Science, Technology and Medicine. Lupita is currently enrolled in a formal pre-health post… [Read More]