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March 3, 2015

Beacon Bridge and SFBI present Beacon Way Day 2015

Beacon Bridge and SFBI are excited to announce Beacon Way Day 2015: Rise and Shine! BWD is an annual professional development event organized and led by Beacon staff, for their fellow staff working in Beacon programs. This year the theme is Rise and Shine –¬†RISING UP to be the leader you are meant to be, and SHINING like a Beacon

July 23, 2014

Breaking Out of School Constraints

The Beacon Initiative was recently forwarded a senior thesis written by Morgan Elizabeth Wordes that examines the role of afterschool programs in providing an enriching, holistic educational experience that fills the gaps left by the traditional school day. She draws upon her time working at a Beacon in the early 2000s (Community Bridges Beacon, now called the Mission Community Beacon)