Monday Memo 02-12-2018

Monday Memo 02-12-2018

On this Valentine’s Day week, go to https://www.facebook.com/jitfosteryouth and share what you LOVE about Just in Time! And in today’s special edition of the Monday Memo, we’ll catch up with what’s happening with Career Horizons and Bridges to...
Monday Memo 02-05-2018

Monday Memo 02-05-2018

Walk the Talk is Coming! A unexpected bout of “grandkid’s flu” delayed this week’s Monday Memo but today we’re still able to share the first big preview of this year’s Walk the Talk event.  Everything is falling into place for St....
Monday Memo 01-29-2018

Monday Memo 01-29-2018

This week’s Monday Memo highlights three big JIT successes from this past weekend and a couple of changes to our JIT team as we head into February. Next week, we’ll start the countdown to Walk the Talk 2018 with exciting news about what’s to come....
Monday Memo 01-22-2018

Monday Memo 01-22-2018

Today’s Monday Memo highlights two big JIT events this weekend, our ongoing efforts to create a caring community through Career Horizons and Bridges to Success, and showcases a powerful six-year JIT partnership based on shared passion and purpose. The link below...
Monday Memo 01-15-2018

Monday Memo 01-15-2018

Today’s Monday Memo updates great news for our community and highlights examples of how we’re moving into 2018 with passion and purpose. You’ll find information about our collective success with our Champions for Youth match campaign that has...
Monday Memo 01-08-2018

Monday Memo 01-08-2018

We’re starting the New Year off right with a new collaboration to benefit the youth we serve and help generate resources for San Diego’s homeless population through a partnership with nonprofit Humble Design.  Find out more about what it’s all about...
Monday Memo 12-26-2017

Monday Memo 12-26-2017

We’re almost at year’s end and it’s been an extraordinary 2017! Our My First Home for the Holidays/Year End campaign is heading toward our highest total ever and we’re hoping for a last minute surge to finish out the calendar year. Next week,...
Monday Memo 12-18-2017

Monday Memo 12-18-2017

We’re almost there! Only two weeks to a new year and new opportunities to make an impact on the lives of even more lives through our JIT community. We’re also getting closer to the finale of our ambitious 2017 year end fundraising goal of $300,000 with a...
Monday Memo 12-11-2017

Monday Memo 12-11-2017

We’re heading toward year’s end and the finale of our ambitious 2017 fundraising! With Century Club’s Champion for Youth, we’ve raised almost $50,000 since Giving Tuesday. Our My First Home for the Holidays/Year End campaign is over $200,000...
Monday Memo 12-04-2017

Monday Memo 12-04-2017

It’s December which means we’re well into our major year end activities!  With Century Club, we’ve raised over $31,000 since Giving Tuesday.  Our My First Home for the Holidays/Year End campaign is heading toward $200,000. And this coming weekend,...
Monday Memo 11-27-2017

Monday Memo 11-27-2017

Dear JIT Community, This special edition of the Monday Memo is all about Thanks Giving. You did what you could to navigate Black Friday. You’re still getting used to planning for Cyber Monday.  Now you have your final opportunity to make a decision about how to direct...
Monday Memo 11-20-2017

Monday Memo 11-20-2017

Today’s Monday Memo is Part 1 of our two-part pre-Thanksgiving edition with a focus on My First Home and Bridges to Success, plus the introduction of a new potential partner, Humble Design, who you’ll be hearing more about in the weeks and years to come....
Monday Memo 11-06-2017

Monday Memo 11-06-2017

This week’s Monday (Tuesday) Memo launches our Annual My First Home for the Holidays/Year End campaign with a goal of $300,000 between now and the end of the year to support our services through 2018.  We’re also highlighting contributions by two of our...
Monday Memo 10-30-2017

Monday Memo 10-30-2017

This week’s Monday Memo spotlights a new JIT tradition and recognition of the founding and future fathers. Next week, we’ll preview out upcoming year-end and holiday activities as we ramp up to wind down 2017! And thanks for all you...
Monday Memo 10-16-2017

Monday Memo 10-16-2017

This week’s Monday Memo is a quick update on the many ways the young people we serve on going to the next level with graduations, new home set-ups and leadership training, all thanks to their own emerging talents and the support of a caring...
Monday Memo 10-9-2017

Monday Memo 10-9-2017

Today’s “Monday – Tuesday” Memo is also a two week affairs after our post-Pathways edition last week. This week it’s all about Community that supports our mission of helping youth become Confident, Capable and Connected! For an...
Monday Memo 10-3-2017

Monday Memo 10-3-2017

The 2017 Pathways to Financial Power Conference is history but the memories of that day continue as JIT moves to keep the momentum toward meaningful employment going strong. In this week’s special Monday Memo Special Pathways Edition, we share some of the photos...
Monday Memo 9-18-2017

Monday Memo 9-18-2017

Pathways to Financial Power is finally here! This Saturday, 50+ JIT participants will connect with staff, inspirational speakers, potential employers and volunteer Pathways Planners to help move them down the road toward three intended impacts: Participants achieve...
Monday Memo 9-11-2017

Monday Memo 9-11-2017

September is in full swing and so were a number of gatherings with groundbreaking JIT moments – in fact, too many to share in this expanded Monday Memo! What you will find this week are stories about an exciting new “life launch” JIT resource, a...
Monday Memo 8-28-2017

Monday Memo 8-28-2017

September is coming, which is shaping up to be a busy month at JIT! Last week began laying the groundwork for some of our exciting efforts including the Pathways Conference, more capacity and confidence building workshops, and the debut of Horizons House, a new...
Monday Memo 8-21-2017

Monday Memo 8-21-2017

Just back from New York so today’s Monday Memo is short and sweet.  So appreciate the fact that the sun is still shining after a once-in-a-lifetime astronomical event, take a look at this week’s stories and thanks for all you do! -Don Wells, Executive...
Monday Memo 8-7-2017

Monday Memo 8-7-2017

Today’s Monday Memo is a bit late this week to include a group photo of our extraordinary staff!  Next week, we’ll share an overview of some of the new JIT roles and responsibilities so you get to know more about our team.  We’re also sharing a story...
Monday Memo 7-31-17

Monday Memo 7-31-17

Open House Week is behind us and we’re heading into a busy August at September at JIT! That means the Monday Memo is all about summer fun at the ballpark and the bay as well as Pathways preparation to get set for the big conference on September 23. We’re...
Monday Memo 7-24-2017

Monday Memo 7-24-2017

Today’s Monday Memo is all about our Sunday launch of Open House Week at our new office at 4560 Alvarado Canyon Road – #2G.  If you were on the fence about dropping by, we hope these photos tip you toward making the trip. We’re welcoming visitors all...
Monday Memo 7-17-2017

Monday Memo 7-17-2017

This Monday Memo is about our move and Open House Events! DID YOU KNOW our recent move came about to achieve several important objectives?! 1. Enhanced Youth Experience A welcoming environment for youth is crucial to our mission and our new space allows us to deliver...
Monday Memo 7-10-2017

Monday Memo 7-10-2017

Today’s Monday Memo is about new horizons and opportunities! We introduce you to three new members of our team, all former foster youth who will bring passion and perspective to the work we do. We also showcase three of our JIT services that were delivered this...
Monday Memo 6-26-2017

Monday Memo 6-26-2017

Today we wrap up College Bound 2017 and fiscal year 2017 for Just in Time! What better way to do that than through the words of the young people we serve so we’ll share some of those expressions of “grad-itude” in this week’s Monday Memo. Next...