The South San Francisco community collaborates with families and community to develop and support responsible, productive, and educated students and citizenry. Collaboration efforts include utilizing innovative and professionally-led locally-targeted solutions to secure the wellness and stability of students.
Join Inspiring Summers
The Big Lift programming is available at no cost to qualified families by San Mateo County Measure K tax dollars.
Program Dates/Fechas del Program: June 10 – July 9, 2020
- Spruce Elementary – 501 Spruce Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080
- Los Cerritos – 210 W Orange Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Partnering with Big Lift, we’ve been able to engage with members of our community who need and value the extra support.
Shawnterra Moore Thomas, Superintendent, South San Francisco Unified School District
Big Lift Staff are Inspired Educators!
The Big Lift Inspiring Summers Teacher Brianna attends Skyline Community College, is studying elementary education, and the SVCF Marie A. Calderilla Foundation scholarship recipient! As Brianna so beautifully remarked, “Receiving this scholarship reassured me that teaching is what I’m meant to do, and that all the work I’ve done and opportunities I’ve had will all help me become an outstanding, educated leader.”
Locations / Classrooms Served
7 sites, 17 classrooms
Preschool – 3rd
The Big Lift Partners
Community Impact Report
This 2019 South San Francisco Inspiring Summers report presents the inspiring outcomes of this holistic learning experience blending academics with enrichment, social-emotional skill development, and community engagement.