Success Stories

Ryan Poortinga/San Diego Sky Tours

Ryan Poortinga/San Diego Sky Tours

Ryan was a recent graduate from San Diego State University who was having a hard time finding a job in his field. One day while browsing the Craigslist website for jobs, he came across an advertisement for our YEP program[...]
Candace & Steven Gray/Mr. C's Barber Shop & Salon

Candace & Steven Gray/Mr. C's Barber Shop & Salon

Candace and Steven Gray found YEP while searching online for local small business assistance. They had an idea for an entertainment center that would offer networked console (Xbox, Playstation, etc.) and PC gaming stations so group oriented games could be[...]
Erica Calvert/Airshine Music

Erica Calvert/Airshine Music

Erica Calvert owns Airshine Music, a business that provides private music lessons for children and adults in San Diego County. For as long as she can remember, Erica has always had a passion for teaching. As a kid, she would always play the[...]