Join us for the Success Centers Employer Spotlight! Discover exciting opportunities at our Virtual/In-Person Spotlight on December 12th, 10am-12pm, and attend our In-Person Pre-Screening Event on December 14th, 10am-12pm. Dress to impress and bring your resume. Scan the QR code to RSVP. Let’s embark on your success journey together!


Success Centers would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to the NAACP for their unwavering commitment and tireless efforts in advocating for the empowerment of marginalized communities. Their dedication to creating a more just and inclusive society aligns perfectly with Success Centers’ mission of empowering individuals through employment education and art. The NAACP has been instrumental in promoting equal opportunities, fighting against systemic discrimination, and amplifying the voices of those who have been historically marginalized. Their advocacy serves as a powerful catalyst for positive change, and we are immensely grateful for their continued support.


Join us for the Budding Industry Job Shop on November 15th, 2023, from 2-4pm. This virtual event offers a unique opportunity to explore careers in the budding industry. Sign up by scanning the QR code provided!


Success Centers is hosting an employer spotlight with Compassionate Community Care November 16th, 2023 10a.m. – 2p.m! Come prepared to interview (resume & interview attire). Scan the QR code or contact La’Kista Coleman at lcoleman@successcenters.org to RSVP. See you there!


Join us for an exciting opportunity to connect with a leading employer at the FedEx Employer Spotlight! To register, simply scan the QR code on the flyer, or reach out to Samantha Twal at stwal@successcenters.org or (510) 482-1738.


Ask us about our expungement clinic and let us help you clean your record!


Success Centers staff had a great retreat this year! Held at Crissy Fields in San Francisco, staff participated in team building exercises. paint and sip time, dominoes, Jenga and other activities throughout the day. We had a blast! Click “Read More” to see photos from the event!


The 2023 San Francisco Reentry Conference, hosted by Success Centers, Goodwill and the San Francisco Archdiocese, welcomed over 800 attendees! Employment opportunities, community resources and more were offered to everyone who attended this annual event. Participants throughout the entire state of California came to enjoy the free resources, speak one-on-one with employers and take advantage of the events festivities. Click “Read More” to view photos from the event!


You’re invited to share your input with the Mayors Office of Housing and Community Development and the Office of Economic and Workforce Development on investment strategies for affordable housing and community services.


Come to Success Centers’ panel session on successful strategies for reentry and employment at this year’s Reentry Conference. The event is on Friday, September 8th, from 8am-4pm and the panel session will occur at 12:45 p.m. Over 50 employers and 65 community organizations will be in attendance to provide resources to all impacted by the justice system!


Don’t miss out on this city-wide hiring event with re-entry friendly employers on Friday, September 8th!


Join us for our Employer Spotlight with CareBuilders at 2577 MacArthur Blvd. in Oakland on August 30, 2023 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM! Scan the QR code to RSVP. For more information, contact Samantha Twal at 510-482-1738 or at stwal@successcenters.org.


On behalf of us all at Success Centers who have the pleasure of working with you and seeing you shine, CONGRATULATIONS EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR, Andra!!! Click “Read More” to learn more!


Join Success Centers for our own virtual employer spotlight and learn more our open positions! Scan the QR code to register!


Apply for our Equity Pathways Paid Cannabis Industry Training & Internship program. If selected, Orientation will be held August 31, 2023. Cannabis career seekers prioritized. Must be at least 21 years of age. Application closes August 24, 2023, at 11:59 pm.


Looking for employment? If so, please join us on August 2nd, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Success Centers for our employer spotlight with High Flying Foods! They are hiring for baristas, cashiers and porters. The hourly rate starts at $20 plus tips. Please contact Keith Hazell for more information at Khazell@successcenters.org. Click “Read More” to view the flyer!


Over the course of ten months, participants in our Dream Keepers Leadership Academy worked intensively with highly regarded facilitators who possess deep knowledge of all aspects of organizational leadership. Congratulations to all of the leaders for completing the program! Click “Read more” to see a list of the graduates and photos from the event!


Oakland Housing Authority presented Success Centers with a Certificate of Appreciation in honor of our continued partnership! Thank you to our Outreach and Training Coordinators for making this happen!


Join Success Centers on Thursday, July 20, 2023 from 11:00am – 1:00pm for an Employer Spotlight with Compassionate Community Care at our Career Center at 1449 Webster Street in San Francisco! Scan the QR code to register!


Success Centers Career Center (located at 1449 Webster Street) conducted its annual Hiring Fair surrounded by the backdrop of the Fillmore Juneteenth celebration. Despite the unpredictable weather, hundreds of attendees walked through our event and connected with nearly 20 employers who were accepting resumes; some hiring on the spot! Click “Read More” to learn more and view photos from the event!


Four years ago, Gina Cordero channeled her compassion for helping others within her San Francisco community into a position as the receptionist for the Western Addition Career Center. Within 6 months she was recognized for her support with colleagues and clients and was promoted to her current role of Career Advisor / Service Connector. On behalf of everyone at Success Center, we salute and congratulate you, Gina!


Interested in exploring IT, Design or Web Dev (Coding)? Success Center’s Code on Point Program is about to start this month. Earn a certificate and a Macbook Air or PC laptop in 9 weeks.
For more info text “I’m Interested” to (510)228-5726


Discover new opportunities at the Success Centers and Oakland Housing Authority Job Fair! Join us on Wednesday, June 14th, from 1:30pm to 3:30pm at 935 Union St. in Oakland, California. This event is your chance to connect with employers and explore a wide range of job prospects. Don’t miss out! Register by Monday, June 12th, by scanning the provided QR coder.


Success Centers Annual Hiring Event is coming SOON! Come out and talk with 20+ employers who are actively offering employment opportunities!
This family friendly event will host activities, music and food. We look forward to seeing you soon! Click the “Read More” link to be taken to our Hiring Affair page!


Join us at the Expungement Clinic on Thursday, June 29th, from 3-5pm, located at 1449 Webster Street, San Francisco. Take the opportunity to get your criminal record expunged with this free service! RSVP by calling 415-549-7002 or sign up by scanning the QR code.


Please join us for a virtual cannabis business start-up workshop on Wednesday June 14th from 5-7pm. Featuring guest speaker Anthony Winston III, this event we will be discussing how to select a facility. It will focus on cannabis businesses that do cultivation, distribution, manufacturing, and retail. Scan the QR code on the flyer or call 415-549-7002 to sign up!


Join us for the Success Centers Employer Spotlight with Nelson Connects! Discover exciting employment opportunities with Nelson Connects at our upcoming event. All positions offer competitive hourly wages, making it a great opportunity for job seekers. Mark your calendars for Thursday, June 1st, 2023, at 11 am, and join us at 2577 Macarthur Blvd. Oakland, CA 94602. Don’t forget to scan the QR code on the flyer to register and secure your spot!


In celebration of San Francisco’s 420 event, Success Centers attending the Hippie Hill Festival to share with attendees’ information on our Equity Program, events and other programs that we offer.
High times were had by all. Thanks to our staff volunteers for your commitment and assistance in making this event a resounding success!


Congratulations to the Graduates of Cohort 6 of the Equity Pathways Paid Cannabis Industry Internship! To celebrate, we will be holding a graduation on Monday, May 22nd from 4 – 6PM at 1449 Webster Street in San Francisco!


While most of us are just waking up, Carlos is already at the Education, Employment & Training Center (EETC) at 6:30 a.m. preparing for the daily classroom activities. 

He collects classic 70’s rock vinyl records (Black Sabbath, Led Zeplyn, Judas Priest to name his favorites) and although he plays the electric guitar and drums, he considers himself a bass guitarist. Carlos has been married for 18 years and is the proud dog parent to 2 black Labrador Retrievers (Rolando and Gordo).  

Please join Success Centers as we honor and celebrate Carlos!


As a joint initiative between the Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development and the Western Addition Community Stabilization Fund, this grant program is aimed at creating opportunities for individuals living, working, and participating in everyday life in the Western Addition. The objective is to create projects that engage the community in the goals of Community Empowerment and Advocacy, Community Cohesion and Community Building, History and Heritage, and Resident Stability. Selected projects will receive grants between $1,000 and $5,000 to cover project-related expenses including translation, hiring of artists, landscapers, and other professionals that can assist in the implementation of a project. Funding for projects will be made available based on each project’s timeline and needs.


Lucina initially applied for a Career Advisor position with Success Centers, however her extensive teaching skillset spoke for itself. She was hired in March 2021, as a school counselor at the Early Morning Study Academy (EMSA) where she continues to spread her learned knowledge on radical compassion to empathize and encourage our youth to educate themselves as much and as well as possible!


Reba participates with the Success Centers Communication Team to help create consistent branding and messaging and has hit the ground running in a new position as a Data Evaluations Specialist with our Career Center where she continues to contribute toward individual, team and organizational excellence. Congratulations Reba!


Dawood started with Success Centers during the merger with Imagine Bus Project in 2018. Since then, his creativity and expertise have helped him to create and teach the Success Centers coding course (Code on Point) and Arts Programs, catapulting both into greater prominence. He was pleasantly surprised by this honor and shared with us how his vision runs parallel with Success Centers’ mission. Click ‘Read More’ to learn more!

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