ACCESS STUDENT AND CITY HEIGHTS LOCAL ANNOUNCED AS ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL FEMALE SQUASH PLAYERS OF ALL TIME ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2016

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International Women’s Day takes place today and to mark the event, the Professional Squash Association (PSA) has picked some of the most inspirational and influential women ever to play squash, which includes homegrown talent and Access Youth Academy student Reyna Pacheco. An affiliate of the World Squash Federation (WSF), the Professional Squash Association (PSA) is […]

Access Vacancy – Development Officer (F/T)

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Access Youth Academy is an academic enrichment program entering its 10th year of service and has an operating budget of over $800,000. This position will be appealing for someone looking to learn and develop new approaches to annual giving with a strong focus on metrics, strategy and modern approaches to donor relations. This full-time position […]

Why I'm Thankful

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By Christine Trinidad, Program Director Thanksgiving has always felt more like a season than a holiday for me. The air is brisk, dusk is prettier, sweaters are back in rotation. This year is different though. Today as I was on my morning commute, I started running through all the names of the college students who […]

ACCESS ON THE NUSEA CITIZENSHIP TOUR – PRESS RELEASE

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SAN DIEGO STUDENTS INSPIRED TO BECOME ENGAGED ON URBAN SQUASH NATIONAL CITIZENSHIP TOUR July 23, 2015 – San Diego, CA – Two exceptional students from the Access Youth Academy are currently participating in the Annual National Urban Squash and Education Association’s (NUSEA) Citizenship Tour. The tour, now in its second year, is aimed to encourage […]

Access on The NUSEA Citizenship Tour, Day 4

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Monday July 21,2015 Today was a very productive day.  I had the opportunity to speak with Elijah E. Cummings, our Congressman representative of Maryland, it was very inspiring because he taught all of us about passion and using that flaming intensity of your passion to help others. I enjoyed the fact that he told us […]

Planned Giving Partnership

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Access Youth Academy joins The San Diego Foundation in new planned giving partnership.  Access Youth Academy is proud to partner with The San Diego Foundation who have shown 40 years of commitment to the success of San Diego’s nonprofit organizations, and understand that organizations such as ours are key to sustaining and enhancing the region […]

SIX NEW ACCESS GRADUATES TO JOIN COLLEGES

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  SIX NEW ACCESS GRADUATES TO JOIN ILLUSTRIOUS COLLEGES ON THE BACK OF NEARLY 1 MILLION DOLLARS IN INDIVIDUAL SCHOLARSHIPS Access Youth Academy has announced its 4th graduating class and their college acceptances. The six students, Anais O.  (UCSD), Chelsie D. (Colorado College), Kevin C. (Denison), Kevin L. (Wesleyan), Sarabi R. (Cal – Berkeley), and […]

Celebrate 2015 Graduates!

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Join us in celebrating the 2015 Access Youth Academy Graduates.   Team Four’s graduation will be held on June 7th at 3PM at the home of Blair and Georgia Sadler.  Please RSVP!