Beyond Emancipation (B:E) offers a range of services to support current and former foster youth in their transition to living as independent adults. As of July 2016, B:E is also now implementing the Alameda County Independent Living Program (ILP) for youth ages 14-21.
Architecture, Interior Design
San Francisco , California
The San Francisco Lawn Bowling Club was founded in 1901 and is the oldest public lawn bowling club in the United States. It's early development directly involved John McLaren as both an advocate and charter member. The club facilities were afforded city landmark status #181 in...
Los Angeles, California
Watts Village Theater Company (WVTC) is a multicultural urban company that seeks to inspire its community with an appreciation of all cultures through new works about contemporary social issues.
Brooklyn, New York
chashama acquires temporarily vacant real estate spaces and converts them into visual arts studios, galleries, rehearsal spaces and theatres.
Rockaway Park, New York
A family in Rockaway Park, NY has been told that the existing house needs to be leveled and a new one built. The house, which was already 3' from the ground, filled with 4' to 5' of water and was knocked off of its foundation.
Develop best practices and models for domestic violence shelter, transitional and other housing for survivors of abuse and their children.
San Francisco, California
Root Division was displaced from our Mission District location in June 2014 and relocated to an interim space in Mid-Market. Meanwhile, we signed a 10-year lease for a 13,000 sf stand-alone building at 1131 Mission, and are in the first phase of renovations.
Park Forest, Illinois
The Park Forest Historical Society operates the 1950s Park Forest House Museum in an original rental townhome, furnished as it might have looked in 1948-1950. The archive collection developed by the library over 27 years, is now "homeless", stored in PODS out of town.