Rising Up is a public/private partnership launched by Mayor London Breed in support of the broader city-wide goal of reducing homelessness for youth ages 18-25 by 50% by 2023, ultimately assuring that homelessness for young people is rare, brief, and one-time.
Rising Up Progress and Promise: A Virtual Roundtable
To all of you who were able to join us, thank you so much for participating in our Rising Up virtual roundtable: Progress and Promise. The conversation was both informing and engaging, and your questions helped to further expand the discussion. To those of you who missed watching the live session, you can view the video below.
We extend a special thanks to our roundtable speakers who are some of our best champions of Rising Up: Sherilyn Adams – Executive Director of Larkin Street Youth Services, Jackie Martinez – Associate Director of Care for Five Keys Schools and Programs, and Maryam Muduroglu – Community Activist and Philanthropist.
On any given night in San Francisco, nearly 1,200
young people age 25 and under go to sleep
without a place to call home.