• 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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  • Terron's SEA Success Story!

    We are Proud to announce that 8th grade Westchester SEA Student Terron has raised an entire letter grade in both Math and English, just before the end of the semester. We are so proud of him and his mentor Erick. Keep up the good work!...

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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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  • The Third Annual Butterfly Release Fundraiser Event was a great Success!

      The Emily Shane Foundation would like to send a warm THANK YOU to all who supported, donated and attended the Third Annual Butterfly Release this past Sunday Afternoon. Our SEA Program will now benefit thanks ...

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  • SEA Sucess Story!

    Here is a photo of SEA student Ryan, an 8th grader in Pico Rivera. Since his time working with his mentor, Yazlin, he has gone from a D in Language Arts to a B, from an F in Science to a C, and from an F in Social Studies to a B. We are so proud of ...

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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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