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Yours Humanly team met with Mr. Matthew Duffy (Superintendent, WCCUSD), Dr. Sarah Breed (Executive Director of Teaching, Learning, and Leading, WCCUSD), Mr. Ruben Aurelio (District Executive Director, WCCUSD), Ms. Jasmine Jones (Executive Director, West Contra Costa Public Education Fund) and Mr. Keilan Hunter (Principal, Coronado Elementary, Richmond, CA), to discuss how we can help enhance the educational experiences for students in West Contra Costa Unified School District.


We express our sincere thanks and gratitude to all the Yours Humanly 2019 Break a Sweat for Education 5K sponsors, participants, volunteers, and attendees. Thank you for making the event a huge success! Throughout the morning’s activities and the race itself, we captured fantastic images, which can be found here. Chip timing was provided by Synergy Race Timing. Click here for the race results.


Early Bird Registration is now open for the Yours Humanly 2020 Gift of Schooling Gala. We invite you to join us on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the exquisite Diablo Country Club, Diablo, CA. Get your discounted tickets today.


Yours Humanly would like to celebrate this World Teachers’ Day by thanking all of the teachers out there for all that they do to encourage their students.


We are pleased to announce that Dr. Robert A. Martinez, Superintendent, Mt. Diablo Unified School District, (MDUSD, Contra Costa County, CA), will be a guest speaker at our upcoming Break a Sweat for Education® 5K Run and Walk to be held on October 5th in Walnut Creek, CA.
We express our sincere thanks and gratitude to Dr. Martinez for his support.
For more information about the event or to register please visit


The 2019 Yours Humanly Break a Sweat for Education® 5K Run & Walk and FREE Kids Fun Run will be held Saturday, October 5, at Walnut Creek’s Heather Farm Park. Funds raised at the 5th annual event will support the local and global programs of Yours Humanly, an international nonprofit that provides underprivileged children in underserved communities access to educational programs and resources. Read the full press release here.


We are pleased to announce that Jenesis Shaw (Rochester, NY) and Shaan Patel (Austin, TX) are each recipients of a 2019 Yours Humanly Children Have the Power to Empower® Award.
Congratulations to Jenesis and Shaan!
Learn more about the Children Have the Power to Empower® Award recipients.


Six more children in Butwal, Nepal began their educational journey under the Yours Humanly “Coloring Futures” initiative. Thanks to your generous support, we will fund their schooling all the way through high school graduation. Give today to help change the lives of many more disadvantaged children in Nepal.


Yours Humanly hosted its third annual Meet & Greet event on June 13 at the Capital One Cafe in Walnut Creek. We found ourselves in the company of remarkable people—compassionate, creative individuals who came together to learn more about Yours Humanly and discover ways they can help us help vulnerable, disadvantaged children through the power of education. We made many new friends and felt absolutely energized.
We express our sincere thanks to all the attendees. A very special thank you to Capital One for sponsoring the Yours Humanly 2019 Meet & Greet and Wasi Alam Photography for the fantastic photos.


We won! We are delighted and proud to announce that Yours Humanly won the 2018-2019 Mount Diablo Education Association (MDEA) Academy Award for Outstanding Volunteer Organization. A huge thank you to our wonderful team and all our supporters. Without them, this would not have been possible.