The STEAM Leadership Series, sponsored by The San Diego Foundation and other local partners, will host an event, “Cross-Border Opportunities in Engineering & Business,” for 300 high school freshmen and juniors from schools in San Diego to learn about STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) experiences from Latin business leaders who have achieved success in San Diego and Tijuana.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead shares how making college more accessible and affordable for students contributes to a more vibrant and equitable San Diego region and strengthens the future of our economy.
Strong majorities of San Diego voters support greater investments in programs that benefit California’s youngest children and would favor a candidate for governor who pledges to create a system of high-quality, publicly funded childcare and preschool programs.
Since 1973, the J.A. and Flossie Mae Smith Scholarship Fund has awarded more than $300,000 in scholarships.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead shares there is good news all around us and how Foundation donors are at the forefront of incredible acts of generosity and kindness in our community.
Our “Philanthropy Roundup” posts highlight stories – at the local and national level – that are valuable to our readers and will keep you up to date in the world of philanthropy.
Local philanthropists, students and families came together at our annual Scholarships Celebration to recognize the impact of The San Diego Foundation Community Scholarship Program.
President & CEO Kathlyn Mead discusses the importance of summer youth programs and how philanthropists can play a supportive role to ensure these programs propel underserved students ahead.
Learn how the MKC Preuss Scholarship at The San Diego Foundation helped Jawid Habib become the first member of his family to graduate from college in the United States and jump start his career in law.