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A Better Chance San Francisco Reception

Please join us for an afternoon of learning about A Better Chance and our work to help students of color. Meet current Scholars and family members, Alumni of the program, and leaders of the A Better Chance team – while enjoying beverages and light food in an enchanting venue.


12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Meet and Mingle
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Guest Speaker, Maria Echaveste, President/CEO, Opportunity Institute

2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Career and Workforce Skills Development Series Panel: Creating a Personal Network
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM Reception and Scholar Summer Opportunity Fair



San Francisco Art Institute - Fort Mason Campus
2 Marina Boulevard, Pier 2
San Francisco, CA 94123


Sunday, Jan 12, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Contact Us:

For more information about the panel or to answer any questions you may have, contact events@abetterchance.org or call 646-346-1310.

Guest Speaker

Maria Echaveste
President, Opportunity Institute

The Opportunity Institute is an organization that works to increase social and economic mobility and advance racial equity through partnership and collaboration with those seeking to promote systems change.


Meet the Panelists


Deary Duffie, Alumnus
The Athenian School
Executive Consultant

Elaine Hamann, Alumna
Emma Willard School
VP, Digital Delivery, Patelco Credit Union

Danielle Rose, Alumna 
The Athenian School 
Chief Programs Officer, SMASH