Youth Stories

“If there is one word to describe what FLY has done for me, I’d say ‘ignited.'”  Watch this video about the amazing journey of FLY alum Nicholas K. Jasso in a film from Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

“As the years went on, she just blossomed into this leader on campus.” Jasmine Martinez was in the FLY Law Program and just finished her year in our Leadership Program. She was profiled in the Los Altos Town Crier upon her graduation from Los Altos High School.

“I’m grateful.” Watch Sam’s autobiographical spoken word piece delivered at Showcase.

“The Phone Call – Our Hearts are Opened up for the Love.” A video of Isaiah and Jeremiah’s spoken word piece delivered at Showcase.

She’s the best thing that has ever happened to me!” A story about Isaiah’s relationship with his FLY Court Appointed Friend and Advocate Mentor, Analisa.

“I’ll prove them wrong.” This is a story about Noemi, who participated in our Law and Reentry Programs and overcame many challenges to prove that she can build a bright future for herself. 


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