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We LOVE our Volunteers. Here’s One of Many Reasons Why. By Jenna Watanabe, Marketing & Development Coordinator This video was recorded at one of our most popular volunteer events called Skill Drills, an introductory sports clinic that teaches 1st-5th kids the fundamentals of basketball, soccer and volleyball....

Helping Hands The warm, happy vibes of this beautiful spring weather are making all of us at R.O.C.K. feel pretty grateful for many things, especially for those who support us. In this newsletter, we honor the R.O.C.K. stars who show their support with one of the most precious resources: time. Read on to see...

It’s already 2018 and our programs are in full swing. Read on to learn about everything we are doing to ensure R.O.C.K. is set for success for another 23 years! Read the full newsletter...

R.O.C.K.’s Operations Team Doubles with New Staff Member By Jenna Watanabe, Marketing & Development Coordinator It was a slow-moving summer afternoon and I was doing what I usually did when I daydreamed about my future—searching for jobs that might catapult me into a meaningful career change....

Taking R.O.C.K. to the Next Level By Curt Yagi, Executive Director I still remember my first exposure to R.O.C.K. close to 20 years ago.  It was spring and I was volunteering for the first time at Skill Drills, our signature Saturday sports clinic series for elementary school...

Udall Foundation: Bret Muter | 520.901.8569 | muter@udall.gov Real Options for City Kids: Jenna Watanabe | 415.333.4001 x2 | jenna@rocksf.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOUR R.O.C.K. PARTICIPANTS FEATURED ARTISTS IN NEW PARKS IN FOCUS PHOTO EXHIBITION AT SFO AIRPORT   SAN FRANCISCO [December 4, 2017] – The San Francisco International Airport’s SFO...

It’s September, and school and R.O.C.K. programs are back in full session. Learn more about the community back to school backpack give away with Mayor Ed Lee, our new staff, and an exciting new fundraising tool for our 23rd anniversary! Read the full newsletter...