In December, 2017, our FACES for the Future Hayward students had the amazing opportunity to attend an overnight retreat in San Francisco. The goal of the retreat, offered in partnership with St. Rose Hospital Foundation, Vesper Society, San Francisco State University and Vision Quilt, was to educate students about public health issues and to develop… [Read More]
It has been a very busy fall in Sacramento as we enter our second year of the FACES Sacramento program. Thirteen of our second-year FACES students, hailing from Health Professions High School and Hiram Johnson High School, began interning in October at Mercy San Juan Medical Center (MSJMC), a hospital within the Dignity Health system…. [Read More]
In our latest Alumni Spotlight video, we interview Vanessa Nutters, who graduated class of 2010 from our original FACES Oakland program at Children’s Hospital. In the beginning, you’ll see a short clip of her when she was featured on KRON4-TV as a FACES health scholar in 2009. Continue to watch as she shares what she’s… [Read More]
Our Fall 2017 newsletter has been released! Read about program updates, upcoming projects and what we have in store for the new school year! Click below to read the newsletter.
Karen Lane is the new Program Administrator for the FACES for the Future Coalition and the Alameda County Care Alliance, two programs at the Public Health Institute. She graduated from Cal State East Bay with a BA in Human Development. After many years assisting low-income clients with job readiness through a federal workforce development program,… [Read More]