The Crucible is hiring for a Development Associate

2021-12-17T13:08:16-08:00

The Crucible is hiring a Development Associate!  This is a great role for someone who wants to build their nonprofit fundraising skill and be positioned to grow in their role. You will work closely with the Development Manager, the ED, and the rest of the team to support funding for scholarships and community programs, a core part of our mission.

The Crucible is hiring for a Development Associate2021-12-17T13:08:16-08:00

Spread the word! The Crucible is hiring for Director of Programs

2021-12-15T14:05:05-08:00

The Crucible has begun our search for a new Director of Programs! The ideal candidate for this role has direct experience both with the industrial arts, and program administration. We are also looking for understanding and experience supporting equity and inclusion in a changing institution with over 150 staff and faculty through their programmatic role and their leadership approach.

Spread the word! The Crucible is hiring for Director of Programs2021-12-15T14:05:05-08:00

Open Bike Shop Hours Give New Access To The Community

2022-09-30T11:25:01-07:00

Having access to reliable transportation can be life-changing. That’s why this past September, we launched our Open Bike Shop Hours, a weekly event that offers local residents the opportunity to drop by for bike repair help and skill-building.

Open Bike Shop Hours Give New Access To The Community2022-09-30T11:25:01-07:00

When the Student Becomes The Teacher: C’Zarriah Davis Smith

2022-05-13T13:42:31-07:00

As C’Zarriah Davis-Smith turns on the gas line and gathers her glass frit, a sense of calm falls over the flameworking studio. It’s a feeling often found in the presence of someone who loves what they do. And 18-year-old C’Zarriah loves working in glass.

When the Student Becomes The Teacher: C’Zarriah Davis Smith2022-05-13T13:42:31-07:00

Square Supports Local Small Businesses with Scholarships and Webinars

2021-11-02T18:47:01-07:00

Following the challenges of the last two years, The Crucible is committed to hosting an equitable and inclusive 2021 GIFTY Craft Show and Open House. Thanks to Square, the financial services and mobile payment company, The Crucible is offering up to $5,000 in GIFTY vendor scholarships for the first time.

Square Supports Local Small Businesses with Scholarships and Webinars2021-11-02T18:47:01-07:00

2021 Fuego Youth Leadership Reception

2021-08-04T08:52:42-07:00

Join us live on Zoom for our 2021 virtual Fuego Youth Leadership Reception on Thursday, July 29 starting at 6:30pm PDT.

2021 Fuego Youth Leadership Reception2021-08-04T08:52:42-07:00

What Is A Crucible? Definition & Intro To Crucibles

2021-06-23T14:24:37-07:00

Have you ever wondered what exactly is a crucible? Here, we cover different types of crucibles and how The Crucible got its name.

What Is A Crucible? Definition & Intro To Crucibles2021-06-23T14:24:37-07:00

For McClymonds High School Students, In-Person Crucible Classes Offer A Respite

2021-03-31T20:27:33-07:00

After more than a year of remote learning, students are struggling to find focus at home. Here in West Oakland, McClymonds High School has seen an uptick in absences as students cope with feelings of isolation and a lack of motivation. “You’re not getting that day-to-day experience,” explained McClymonds junior, Isaiah Smiley in a recent ABC7 interview at The Crucible.

For McClymonds High School Students, In-Person Crucible Classes Offer A Respite2021-03-31T20:27:33-07:00

2021 Spark the Summer: A Virtual Fundraiser

2021-05-19T14:48:50-07:00

Invest in the makers of tomorrow by joining us from the comfort of your home for a celebration of industrial arts, community, creativity, and resiliency.

2021 Spark the Summer: A Virtual Fundraiser2021-05-19T14:48:50-07:00

A New Wood Shop Opens The Door For More Creative Opportunities

2021-02-26T17:15:36-08:00

Our Woodworking classes are some of our most varied and most popular. The department includes offerings in woodturning, woodworking, marquetry, hand carving—but doesn’t have the space to keep all the equipment in the shop when classes are running. So if you ever found yourself at The Crucible between sessions, you might have witnessed our studio staff moving six Woodturning lathes in and out of the Wood Shop.

A New Wood Shop Opens The Door For More Creative Opportunities2021-02-26T17:15:36-08:00
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