The Seed Program

Fellow: Marylou Adriatico & Joseph  Posadas Seed Lab Cohort: 2018/2019 Location: Moreno Valley, CA The Seed Program‘s mission is to establish a comprehensive support network for youth in foster care based on mentorship, community, and awareness. The goal is to support foster youth in their educational journey through high school and beyond, ensure and encourage a successful […]

Aztec Dance and Talking Circle Citlaltonac

Fellow: Gabby Armenta & Claudia Armenta  Seed Lab Cohort: 2018/2019 Location: Coachella Valley, CA Aztec Dance and Talking Circle Citlaltonac provides a safe healing space where the participants are able to find their sense of belonging, balance their daily lives, and connect with others through dancing and talking circles rooted in Aztec ceremonial traditions. 

The Supermodel Society

Fellow: Dr. Jermara Davis-Welch Seed Lab Cohort: 2018/2019 Location: Moreno Valley, CA With a focus on culturally marginalized youth—namely African American and Latinos — The Supermodel Society seeks to develop curriculum and programs that teach entrepreneurial literacy and economic principles that will lead to an increase in successful business ownership within these groups. 


Fellow: Orchid Daoudian Seed Lab Cohort: 2018/2019 FUTURE aims to revolutionize the marketplace in order to give value to well-trained employees, while alleviating the hiring needs of employers by transforming modern day learning and educating students through fun and high-tech animation. It is designed to provide individuals in search of a sustainable career better and affordable access […]


Fellow: Silvia Paz Seed Lab Cohort: 2018/2019 Location: Eastern Coachella Valley, CA Alianza Coachella Valley aims to become a long-term sustainable organization that reflects and meets the needs of those living in Coachella Valley. The services it offers address issues at their root through personal coaching, leadership development, and cultural healing. Its expertise lies in being the […]

Spotlight On Hope Film Camp

Fellow: Cassie A. Nguyen Seed Lab Cohort: 2018/2019 Location: Riverside, CA Spotlight on Hope Film Camp provides free of cost film instruction classes for pediatric and young adult cancer patients and their siblings. Its goal is to serve as an escape from the emotional and physical drain cancer treatment places on them and their families and provide […]