View our Strategic Plan for July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2018
View our Annual Report for 2012
View our newly published issue brief, "Staying Power: Longer Stays in the My First Place Program Contribute to Successful Outcomes for Transition Age Youth"
View our Annual Report for 2010

Fall 2010 Newsletter 

Meet Bobby Lee and read about the opening of the Los Angeles program office and how First Place has transitioned into a statewide agency.


Meet Stephan, view photos from our youth holiday party and read about how volunteers are increasing their impact among our youth.

Annual Report 2009

View our Annual Report for 2009

Summer 2009 Newsletter

Meet Sal. Celebrate the grand opening of our new Oakland Community Resource Center.

Winter 2009 Newsletter

Meet Le’Victoria. Recap our holiday activities and take a look into First Place’s plans for the future.

Strategic Plan

View our five-year plan.

Annual Report 2008

View our Annual Report for 2008.

Fall 2008 Newsletter

Meet Antoinique.  Recap our annual summer BBQ.  Welcome our newest board members.  Preview our Contra Costa center.

Spring 2008 Newsletter

Meet Kareena, recap our 10 year anniversary, and look forward to our new apartments!

Winter 2008 Newsletter

Meet Cynthia, recap our holiday activities, and celebrate our 10 year anniversary.

Fall 2007 Newsletter

Meet Elizabeth, recap our Solano County grand opening, and share in our honors

Summer 2007 Newsletter

Contains Emmanuel’s inspiring story, a recap of our summer barbeque, a report on our successful annual fundraising gala, and much more.

Spring 2007 Newsletter

Includes a message from the director, a youth feature, a donation summary, and more.

Winter 2006 Newsletter

Includes Maria’s story, a report on First Place’s partnership with Rooms for Change – a volunteer interior design program that transformed several youth apartments, a letter from the Director, and more.

Fall 2006 Newsletter

Contains a recap of the first year of First Place’s college readiness program, youth highlights, a prelude to our 9th annual There’s No Place Like Home gala celebration, and more.

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