Businesses Doing it Right
Take a tour of 15 organizations working both with and within the community, while having eyes on the future
The future of mobility is taking shape right here in Foster City! The Zoox vehicle will make the steering wheel - the first thing that could kill you today in a conventional car crash - obsolete. It will also have 360-degree perception, removing the need for things like rear-view and side-view mirrors.
Just a 5 minute drive from Foster City, the Samaritan House headquarters in San Mateo showcases an operation serving a full breadth of essential services and personalized support to the working poor. Since 1974, Samaritan House has kept clients fed, clothed, healthy and housed - An enduring community working together in the fight to break the cycle of poverty.
The Big Lift ™ is a bold social venture that seeks to give kids the boost needed in the early years so that they enter kindergarten ready to read by third grade and succeed in life. Their goal is to move the needle in San Mateo County from 50% to 80% of kids' reading proficiency by third grade.