• Heartwarming Letter

    Luca, 7th grade SEA student, John Adams Middle School, Santa Monica   Here are excerpts of a note to Ellen Shane, Executive Director of the SEA Program from Luca's mom: Dear Ellen,   I want to emphatically tell ...

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  • Big Improvements!

    Student Armando, 7th grade, with his mentor Imani. She says they've developed a close bond, and that he is smart and picks up on all her suggestions. She feels she is truly making a difference and empowering her students. ...

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  • Mentor Micah with Student Brian

    Mentor Micah with SEA participant Brian!...

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  • Mentor Johnathan and Student Christian

    Mentor Jonathan with 6th grade student Christian at our SEA site in South LA!...

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  • Student Luis and Mentor Grecia

    Mentor Grecia with SEA student Luis, an 8th grader. Luis credits SEA with helping him improve his grades - particularly in History and English, and with helping him with his school work in general. He says he now turns his work in on time too! Grecia...

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  • SEA Mentor highlight!

    Our SEA Mentor highlight of this week is Xochilt with student Justin (7th grade) in Pico Rivera. ...

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  • Wings over Malibu

    Get ready! An exciting event is coming your way. Mark your calendarsfor the Emily Shane Foundation's upcoming annual spring fundraiser event to be held in Malibu, CA on April 26th, 2017!! Casa Escobar is located in Malibu. The event is held...

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  • SEA Student Juan

    SEA student Juan (7th grade) with his mentor, Delmi, in Westchester. Juan recently raised his grade from an F to a C in math!...

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  • SEA Student Yahir

    SEA student Yahir (8th) grade with his mentor, Chandler, in South LA. Yahir started with SEA last year as a struggling student and now has straight As!...

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  • 1000 Butterfly Miracle

    We had a wonderful time November 13th at our 1000 Butterfly Miracle event. It filled our hearts to see so many people come out to acknowledge the powerful impact of mentors, participate in our silent auction, watch the butterflies being released, and...

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