• Winter SEA Meeting/Party

    Who said school was all work and no play? We've been hosting our annual winter meetings and parties at some SEA locations. Spending time going over the schedule for the second half of the school year, sharing important announcements, and getting to ...

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  • What's Next

    Now that winter break is over, our mentors and students are back in the classroom. We're super excited for the second half of the school year, and we're ready to do some great work in the upcoming months. We've got some great events planned! For now,...

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  • SEA Students Study Hard

    SEA students like William, a 7th grader in Malibu, spend hours upon hours studying to improve their grades. Here, we have a picture of William as he does his homework. That's one big textbook! ...

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  • School's Out!

    Winter break is here, but that didn't stop 7th grader Nicte Ha from having a good time with her mentor, Fatima. With their last study session of 2017, these two got a bit creative and enjoyed a good laugh at our Pico Rivera site. ...

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  • Thank You Jay

    Jay Marisca Gietzalt is leaving her position as the Vice President of the AGS Honor Society at Santa Monica College. The Emily Shane Foundation is delighted to have a positive and supportive relationship with AGS, and we are grateful for their ...

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  • The Whole Team Works Hard

    Both our SEA students and mentors work hard during study sessions. At the North Park Academy for the Arts in Pico Rivera, everyone buckles down and gets their studying done. We've received lots of good test, paper, and homework grades so far this ...

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  • Big Smiles!

    We're all smiles at the Emily Shane Foundation! Don't believe us? Here's Malibu Area Coordinator Kelsey with one of her students, Gabe. We're in the middle of a great week working with our SEA students, and we hope these smiles get you through hump ...

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  • Back in Business

    Now that the Thanksgiving break is over, we're back in business with our SEA program. In Malibu, Jordi is working hard with his mentor, Alexis. We're looking forward to the next couple of weeks before the winter break! ...

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  • 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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