Alumni

Roger Lopez

Then

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Now

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  • Three semester GOAL student, DHS graduate, 2013
  • PLI ropes course leader
  • Outdoor Educator for current GOAL students
  • Backpacking instructor in training
  • Aspires to hike the Pacific Crest Trail

“It’s a place where people from all walks of life come and work together. It doesn’t matter who you are or where you’re from, it’s about having fun with others. All outside issues are gone for the moment.”

 

Vance Whitaker

Then

Vance 3 rounded

Now

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  • Two semester GOAL student, DHS graduate, 2012
  • Fayetteville State University, North Carolina
  • Intelligence Studies major, Criminal Justice minor
  • Future aspiration to work for Federal Law Enforcement

“I want to be an example to those who see no way out of their hardships in Hunters Point; to those who think that going back to school is useless. I am the first in my family to attend a four-year university and I hope to inspire others in my community to take a chance and do the same.”

 

Jackie Davis

Then

Jackie Then Rounded

Now

YMCA Waves for Change Program from YBike on Vimeo.

  • Two semester GOAL student, DHS graduate 2015
  • YMCA lifeguard
  • Swim and lifeguard instructor
  • Student at City College of SF
  • Considering the pursuit of outdoor and alternative education

“I wouldn’t be who I am today without GOAL. I want to give back however I can.”