Employee Spotlight: Czach Hidalgo, I.T. Administrator

As Information Technology Administrator, Czach Hidalgo describes himself, “Simply put, I’m a geek! I love to share knowledge. I’ve been called a classic tour-guide…I love life. Early in life I discovered how to be happy. It’s literally just a choice, and ever...

2019/2020 Annual Report: Why Felton Now?

Innovating in crisis is what Felton does best. While the San Francisco Bay Area is a region of relative prosperity compared to the rest of the nation, studies show four out of ten Bay Area families struggle to pay the bills each month or have savings to cover three...

CORE Open House Showcases One-Stop, Wrap-Around Selection of Services

Friendly faces and a festive atmosphere greeted visitors to Felton’s Center of Reentry Excellence (CORE), at a late August open house celebration at our downtown Oakland offices. At this site, Felton Institute, in partnership with the Alameda County Probation...

Employee Spotlight: Denise Minter, Development Coordinator 

When Denise Minter came to Felton three years ago, she desperately needed a job. Being in her 60s and overqualified for most positions, she didn’t have an easy task ahead of her. “I was applying for jobs like crazy for six months straight and wasn’t...