News

Below are press highlights about FLY and our young people. For more information about FLY, go to our press kit page or contact Claire Wagner, Director of Communications, claire@flyprogram.org or (669) 238-1078.

News

    • San Francisco Chronicle, “Facing rising costs per youth, San Mateo County considers future of juvenile hall,” interview with FLY alum and San Mateo Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention commission member Daniel Casillas | Read More
    • KQED, “How San Mateo County Is Building a ‘Prison-to-School’ Pipeline,” interview with FLY alum Nicholas K. Jasso | Read More
    • Daily Journal, “Fighting for a second chance following youth incarceration” | Read More
    • Oakland North, “High schoolers take class to learn about the law and how it may affect their lives” | Read More
    • East Bay Express, “City of Oakland and Three Nonprofits Awarded $1.85 Million in State Grants for Violence Prevention” | Read More
    • Syvlia A. Harvey, “Where’s My Village?” The Root | Read More
    • Johnna Laird, “A Chance to Soar,” Tri-City Voice | Read More
    • KTVU, “49ers players, incarcerated kids talk frustration management and football drills at juvenile hall,” | Read More
    • Judge Leonard Edwards, “Mentors Crucial to Curb Recidivism for Youths,” Juvenile Justice Information Exchange (jjie.org) | Read More 
    • Judge Leonard Edwards, Santa Clara Superior Court (Ret.), “One Caring Adult” article about the value of mentoring juvenile justice youth; The Bench | Read More
    • Milpitas Beat, “Milpitas Rotary Club Presents $10,000 Check” | Read More
    • Teach for America One Day Magazine, “The Prison-to-School Pipeline” | Read More
    • Post News Group, “Warriors Foundation Teams Up with FLY Program” | Read More
    • San Francisco 49ers visit the Santa Clara County Juvenile Detention Center with FLY  | Read More
    • Sal Pizarro: 49ers eat with fans at Pasta Bowl X in Levi’s Stadium | Read More
    • Fresh Lifelines for Youth receives Charity Navigator’s coveted 4-star rating | Read More
    • “Gannon: Juvenile court fees run counter to justice,” Special to the San Jose Mercury News | Read More