One example of a recent student-organized project Stanford Youth
Solutions is a very successful book drive organized by Tejas
Pradeep, sophomore at Mira Loma High School. Tejas proposed the
idea of a book drive to Stanford Youth Solutions in March 2011
with the original goal of collecting around two-hundred books for
the children and youth in their programs. Tejas shattered his
goal pulling in nearly 2,000 books from a variety of community
Thank you to the many who helped create holiday
memories for at-risk young people and their families by
taking part in Stanford Home’s Holiday Drive.
Your contributions made a difficult time for families turn into a
hopeful time. We are so grateful for such a giving community.
Special thanks to the following organizations and individuals for
Thanks to Perry-Smith LLP and Mr. Handyman, on
Saturday, October 16, 2010 more than 65 volunteers generously
upgraded the home of local grandparents and sole providers
of 15-year-old Eric, a client of Stanford Home.
The volunteers completed a new sprinkler system, major front and
back yard renovation, extensive tree trimming and removal,
exterior and interior painting, new lighting indoor and outdoor,
a new mailbox and doorbell, new baseboards and trim, plumbing,
tile repair, caulking and overall house cleaning.