Posts Tagged "Family Resource Centers"

Small Prep Program Delivers Big Results

Posted by on May 19, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Small Prep Program Delivers Big Results

Our Highland Park Family Resource Center has a history of helping area teens land at top-tier universities – often with full-ride scholarships; this year is no exception, with students headed to Harvard, USC, UCLA and other standout schools. “Hathaway-Sycamores really gave me the start on my road toward college,” says Valentino Gonzalez, referring to Hathaway-Sycamores’ Learning Lab. That road has since led Gonzalez to the nation’s most prestigious university – Harvard – where he will...

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Another Successful “Plant a Garden Day”

Posted by on Apr 25, 2013 in News | 0 comments

Another Successful “Plant a Garden Day”

Thank you to the volunteers from Western Asset who stopped by for the fourth year in a row to do some gardening! The group of green-thumbed volunteers spent a recent Saturday replanting a soon-to-be-bountiful garden at our Family Resource Center. Western Asset employees helped create the Family Resource Center’s garden four years ago, and have been returning every spring since to keep it growing. Western Asset associates were joined by staff members of Hathaway-Sycamores, along with...

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2013 Children’s Art Calendar

Posted by on Nov 9, 2012 in News | 0 comments

2013 Children’s Art Calendar

Order your 2013 Children’s Art Calendar At $10.00 each, the 2013 Children’s Art Calendar makes a great gift for family and friends and is sure to brighten each month of the upcoming year. The Calendar Order Form is Below Iconic local landmarks are interpreted anew through the eyes of aspiring young artists on the colorful, enchanting pages of the 2013 Hathaway-Sycamores Children’s Art Calendar. Created through the “I Love LA” art project by area students who receive academic-enrichment...

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Dedicated Volunteer: Anthony J. Vargas

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012 in Sidebar, Stories | 0 comments

Dedicated Volunteer: Anthony J. Vargas

Hathaway-Sycamores is always looking for volunteers with the time and desire to give back to the community. Some volunteers participate in a one day project and some look for an ongoing role with the opportunity to establish deep, lasting and impactful relationships. Anthony J. Vargas “AJ”, an extraordinary individual who has served as a volunteer in the mentoring program at our Highland Park Family Resource Center for over ten years, falls into the latter category. A resident of North...

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Summer Camp in the Sequoia National Forest for Highland Park Youth

Posted by on Jun 13, 2012 in Family Resource Center, News | 2 comments

Summer Camp in the Sequoia National Forest for Highland Park Youth

This summer, as we have done every summer for the last decade, Hathaway-Sycamores collaborated with R.M. Pyles Boys Camp to secure camperships for local Highland Park youth to attend summer camp. The boys spent thirteen days in the Sequoia National Forest enjoying both fun and challenging camp and wilderness experiences. Besides campfires, stargazing and the other traditional outdoor activities of camp, R.M. Pyles Boys Camp focuses on making a positive change in the lives of the 12 to 14 year...

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