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Apr-18-2013

GLIDE’s Gardens: Earth Day, Everyday

The GLIDE community celebrates Earth Day everyday from our rooftop gardens at our Family Youth and Childcare Center (FYCC), Cecil Williams Community House (CW House), and Graze the Roof, our volunteer-run edible garden at 330 Ellis. GLIDE’s gardens bring our urban community closer to nature and closer to their food sources. Each of the gardens

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Jun-06-2012

GLIDE Dads Share Their Love

by Clarissa Mendiola With Father’s Day just around the corner, we’d like to give a SHOUT OUT to all the dads in the GLIDE Family. Thank you for your unconditional love, and HAPPY FATHER’S DAY! Mark N., Dad and Cecil Williams Community House resident       Being a father is the most important role

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Mar-15-2012

5 Questions: Veronica Boutelle

by Clarissa Mendiola, Donor Cultivation Coordinator How did you come to GLIDE (why did you seek GLIDE out, when did you start)? As a lifelong resident of the Bay Area I have heard about GLIDE my entire life.  The name Cecil Williams is synonymous with empathy and compassion.  Those two qualities have also driven my

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Feb-14-2011

Loving Ourselves First

by Naima Bryant, Youth Case Manager, CW House As a Youth Case Manager for GLIDE Housing, I bring love to my work. For our Razzle Dazzle Girls Group (ages 8 – 10), we did a special Valentine’s Day activity. We made two Valentine’s Day cards – one for ourselves and one for a friend.  A

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