summer search in the news


Summer Search Voted 'Best Nonprofit to Work for' for Second Year in a Row - March 31, 2014

Summer Search Founder Honored by Dalai Lama - February 25, 2014

The NonProfit Times

Summer Search voted one of the 'Best Places to Work in 2013'
- April 1, 2013

Frances Faces Her Fears, with Support from Hikers on the Same Path
- March 31, 2013

Napa Valley Register
Auction Napa Valley education funding aids community
- January 15, 2013


It's Up to Me to Speak My Father's Last Words

- November 15, 2012

South Boston's Davis found piece of mind in Summer Search - September 24, 2012

Napa Valley Register
Summer program aims to change student's lives
- August 9, 2012

find the best credit cardShaping Tomorrow's Nerds: The Top 7 Bay Area Nonprofits - July 23, 2012

SF Examiner Mentor Program Helps students attend college
- July 12, 2012

Palo Alto PatchSummer Search provides mentoring, adventures for at-risk students - July 7, 2012

The New York TimesPreparing for college by studying time management - July 5, 2012

Petaluma PatchProgram teaches teens discipline, focus
- June 27, 2012
For the Win: The power to create change
- June 19, 2012

Mercury NewsSummer Search celebrates 40 high-risk seniors now heading to college - June 15, 2012

Alameda Times-StarAlameda Science & Technology grad wins scholarship - May 31, 2012

Boston Herald
Summer Program prepares at-risk students for college and beyond - May 1, 2012

USA Weekend

Six degrees of service with Kevin Bacon: Make a difference day - April 12, 2012

massnonprofit.orgSummer Search Boston Raises $885K at Leadership Dinner - April 3, 2012

New Latina

Help Summer Search mentor future leaders
- February 7, 2012

Featured Grantee: Summer Search

- March 7, 2011


7 x 7

Summer Search is featured as one of San Francisco's favorite charities - March 1, 2011

California Life HD
Summer Search is featured on California Life

- January 2011

SF ExaminerLinda Mornell on grooming teens for success
- December 12, 2010

San Jose Business JournalSummer Search opens Silicon Valley chapter
- January 26, 2007

SF ChronicleThe Jefferson Award: Linda Mornell
- July 9, 2005

The LeaderSummer Search Feature
- March 2005


press releases

Summer Search Voted "Best Nonprofit to Work for" Second Year in a Row
March 2014

Dalai Lama Honors Summer Search Founder Linda Mornell and 50 Other Heroes of Compassion
March 2014

Summer Search voted one of the 'Best Places to Work in 2013' by The NonProfit Times
April 2013

Summer Search hires new Chief Development Officer
February 2013

Study shows higher results for Summer Search students than peers in Seattle Public Schools.
December 2012

San Francisco 49ers Foundation selects Summer Search as a beneficiary of the Touchdowns for Kids Program.
October 2012

Summer Search welcomes new CEO, Amy Saxton.
February 2011


July 2011: Summer Search CEO Amy Saxton has co-authored an article, The Challenge of Organizational Learning, which was featured in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Read article here >

May 2011: Summer Search’s Theory of Change work featured in an essay authored by program evaluator David Hunter in Venture Philanthropy Partners’ newly published Leap of Reason: Managing to Outcomes. Get a free copy of the book here

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