David Rivera: To Break the Cycle of Poverty

Voice: Leader

Region: San Diego Region

Organization: Epiphany Prep

That's why it had to be a truly great school, says David Rivera, who founded Epiphany Prep charter school in San Diego. Rivera had experience running a private school, but the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) helped him navigate the process of starting a charter public school to ensure his school started strong. CCSA provides a wide range of support to people interested in starting charter schools. Learn more about the process.