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UPLIFT

Cause Area

  • Children & Youth
  • Community
  • Education & Literacy
  • Homeless & Housing

Location

2801 B Street #26San Diego, CA 92102 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

UPLIFT is a faith-based, volunteer organization serving students and those experiencing homelessness. UPLIFT offers four programs with one purpose: Transforming Lives, Uplifting San Diego.

Description

Kids at Heart: 10 inner-city sites offer weekly tutoring and mentoring for low-income, racially diverse youth of San Diego. 150 volunteers provide one-on-one tutoring to these students, helping them improve literacy skills and achieve academic success.

Swimming Upstream: Young womens' mentoring program teaches leadership skills and prepares teens to navigate the waters of challenging high school years.

Triple Cross: Assists those experiencing homelessness CA ID's and transportation needs each week from the Neil Good Day Center.

The Home Team: Recruits, trains and places volunteers for all levels of service to those experiencing homelessness, including assessment, housing navigation, placement, move-in assistance & companionship to help those recently placed settle in to their new home.

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