• Studying, Having Fun, Or Both?

    Some people think studying isn't fun, but at the Emily Shane Foundation, it is! We have some proof. Here's a picture of Raymond with his mentor, Ivan at Rio Del Valle Junior High in Oxnard. We hope you had a good Monday, and keep on smiling like ...

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  • Butterfly Release

    The Butterfly Release is less than a month away! We need more butterflies sponsored, so we can release more into the sky! Each butterfly costs $10 to sponsor and helps pay for the costs of mentoring a student for a year. We have many fun activities ...

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  • Malibu Middle School

    Malibu Middle School had their SEA Student Orientation on Thursday. We have a few returning students and some wonderful new faces! Our three mentors are Alexis, Kelsey, and Madison. They're all extremely excited to work with their students over the ...

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  • Ocean View Junior High

    Ocean View Junior High has been the place to be! Our Co-Area Coordinator, Gina, has been busy with her students Alejandro, Ariel, Yahir, Deseray, and more! They’ve all been working hard these past couple of weeks, and have expressed ...

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  • Thank You Malibu Jewish Center and Synagogue!

    The Malibu Jewish Center and Synagogue welcomed Ellen into their classrooms last week! We were able to talk with them about the SEA Program and introduce them to The Foundation. They were very excited about the visit. Ellen also discussed the ...

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  • Student Orientations

    The SEA Program’s Student Orientation at Rio Del Valle Junior High School and Rio Real Elementary School was a huge success! We had plenty of students who were looking forward to the school year, and our mentors were all smiles. Our mentor ...

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  • School is Back!

    School is back in session, and we are currently going through our first steps in the SEA program this year. We have a wonderful crop of students and mentors working with us this year. With that being said, we'd like to share our enthusiasm about all ...

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  • John Adams Middle School

    The John Adams Middle School has 11 students enrolled in the SEA program this year! We're very excited to have kicked off on such a high note. We're also very grateful for Yae-Sol who is the Co-Area coordinator for the program in Santa Monica. We're ...

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  • SEA End of Year at Rio Del Valle Junior High

    SEA Students at Rio Del Valle Junior High with their SEA Certificates at  the "End of School Year" Event....

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  • SEA End of Year Student Update

    Eighth grade SEA student David with mentor David accepting his  certificate of achievement for completing the SEA Program this year.  He will be promoting to high school. He credits SEA with "getting his  grades up and maintaining ...

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