Enjoy our blog - appropriately called "Seedlings!"

If you'd like to receive a copy of Seedlings via email, please use the "Email Sign-up" button at the bottom of the page and select "newsletter" as your information option. If you have a story you'd like to submit for consideration for use in the blog, please Submit A StoryWe honestly love them!


June 4, 2020Joy photo collage

Wrapping Up ERF

The Education Relief Fund (ERF) was a short-term, quick-relief Covid-19 program designed to put school supplies into the hands of students as they transitioned to learning at home. Here's how it played out.


June 25, 2020Joy photo collage

Meet Shelene

Shelene is a devoted FGT volunteer and community advocate who runs a non-profit to help youth in San Jose. We think you'll enjoy reading her story. 


July 30, 2020Joy photo collage

The FGT Board is Growing

We're excited to welcome five wonderful women to our Board of Directors. Hear their stories and learn what made them want to join our cause and help chart our course.


August 6, 2020Joy photo collage

1000 Gifts From The Heart

WILL - Women in Leadership at Lam Research has been a steady supporter of the Back-to-School Drive and this year was no different despite the COVID-19 restrictions. See these women in action.

DL AwardsOctober 25, 2019

Appreciating our BTS Drive Leaders

See how many backpacks we distributed in 2019, learn about our amazing Back-to-School Drive Leader award winners, and get ready to attend some fun upcoming events!


September 28, 2019

Building Backpacks and More

Meet one of our 2019 BTS Drive Leaders, a Bay Area construction company with expertise in all kinds of scholastic builds.