An article by Metta Fund R.O.C.K. Brings Public-Private Partnerships to Support Youth Development in One of San Francisco’s Less-Advantaged Neighborhoods In 1994, Michelle Groe started an after school program at the local elementary school in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley. She and small group of volunteers started helping...

Executive Director Curt Yagi of Real Options for City Kids (R.O.C.K.) was recently honored by the San Francisco Board of Directors for his work in Visitacion Valley. About R.O.C.K. R.O.C.K.’s programs are designed to serve over 500 children ages 6-17 utilizing a proven youth development framework. Programs...