CIRCE Software, Inc: Get to know Felton’s Silent Partner

Let’s start with the bottom line.  The Circe Software platform has empowered Felton Institute to run over fifty direct service programs smoothly and reliably for fifteen years. Founded in San Francisco in 2011, Circe Software, Inc. is a for-profit social...

Felton and You: Felton and the Fight Against Hunger

Food Insecurity is a term referring to disruption of access to enough quality, nutritious food due to lack of money and other resources. In California, food insecurity has more than doubled for its residents and more than tripled in some Bay Area Counties. Statistics...

Partnership Spotlight: Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation

Cross-sector collaboration between nonprofits, corporations, and governments is strategically important in creating a viable social safety network. The convergence of economic and social pressures fosters such collaboration. Felton Institute is appreciative of its...

Employee Spotlight: Joy Zhan, Program Coordinator

Community organizing comes naturally to Joy Zhan, the newest program coordinator of Tech Squad, a part of Felton’s Senior Division. Those organizing roots go back as early as high school when in the 11th Grade, she joined the Chinese Progressive Association,...

Felton & You: Breaking Mental Health Barriers

It is time to think critically about the socio-historical context of what it means to be a Black American struggling with mental health. Trauma and violence towards black populations impact the emotional and mental health of youth and adults. And treatment disparity...