I was 18 years old when I became a mother.
I was 22 when she started school. I was a young mom not knowing where to turn for support, to make sure she went to a good school, and had more opportunities than I did.
Now at 28, I’m the youngest Board member at my daughter’s school.
I’m at the table.
The Oakland REACH has given me confidence, knowledge, and tools to know and demand better.
That’s what the Oakland REACH does. They take ordinary people and make them extraordinary in their own way.