Behind the Scenes of Our Latest Project with Cal State San Marcos

This past fall, A Step Beyond partnered with Cal State University San Marcos (CSUSM) once again on an exciting project–one that serves as the culmination of a students’ academic career in the College of Business Administration. After submitting a project proposal, ASB was fortunate enough to be matched with a multi-talented group of CSUSM students […]

Learn How to Support A Step Beyond This Giving Tuesday

On Giving Tuesday (November 29th), ASB will launch a new campaign entitled # GivingTuTuesday!…get it, like ballet tutus!  Teams will compete in a tutu decorating competition through December 10th to raise the most funds for ASB’s Student Scholarship Fund. This Fund supports the ongoing education of individuals who participated in our programs by filling the […]

Your 2021-2022 Annual Report is Here!

Thank you for all you do to support the students of A Step Beyond! See how your gifts of time, talent, and treasure are having an impact.  Download Your Report

El Alebrije: You Won’t Want to Miss This Exciting Spin on a Holiday Classic

Let our El Alebrije production featuring 150+ local students take you and your family on a magical holiday journey! Inspired by the culture of Mexico, this reimagining of The Nutcracker ballet premiers Saturday, December 10th at 6:30pm at the Kit Carson Amphitheater. Admission is $10, children under 5 are free. Learn more and buy tickets […]

Your Journey Begins Here: Learn More About A Step Beyond’s Annual Audition Day

Picture this: a line of local elementary students and their families snakes around the California Center for the Arts, the air buzzing with excited chatter despite the early morning hour. A social worker strolls up and down the line, smiling warmly and asking A Step Beyond (ASB) auditionees the all-important question, “tell us why you […]

Ms. Jazmin Helps Students Become Their Best Selves In and Out of the Classroom

Meet Jazmin Solorio, one of our amazing Academic Leaders! She has been instrumental in leading our RIASEC career workshops this year and has helped create a warm, welcoming learning environment at A Step Beyond. We are so lucky to have her! 1. What are some of your favorite things about working with ASB students? Some […]

Read Yanitza’s Inspiring Story in the San Diego Business Journal

Yanitza, an 11th grader at A Step Beyond A Step Beyond (ASB) is in the news yet again! In this week’s issue of the San Diego Business Journal, Karen Pearlman highlights our very own Yanitza Morales, her hard work, and her successes at ASB. She also beautifully captures the history of our organization, key ASB […]

Learn How We Raised Over $175,000 to Empower Youth This Month!

Nearly 200 leaders from the business, education, and nonprofit community gathered at The Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa on Thursday, September 8th, 2022, to celebrate A Step Beyond’s 2nd Annual Wine-Tasting Benefit, Creating Bright Futures. A Step Beyond (ASB) is a nonprofit afterschool program in North San Diego that prepares underserved youth for success in […]