San Jose Winners


The Ford Driving Dreams Tour visited San Jose, Calif., in 2015. The participating students submitted an essay answering "What Drive Your Dream?" The essay contest reinforces the importance of education, while pursuing their dream and giving back to the community.

Congratulations to all the FDD Tour winners in San Jose.



Middle School Students

Boys & Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley
Anthony Luu, first
Viviana Wright, second
Sammuel Leal, third


Boys & Girls Clubs of Fresno County
Yiovani Ceja, first
Makayla Jeffris, second
Karen Medina, third


Boys & Girls Clubs of Marin and Petaluma
Jeremiah Moultrie, first
Gerardo Padilla, second
Iliana Nordenso, third


Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Sacramento
Trinity Joseph, first
Destinie Thomas, second
Arjennay Dinkins-Williams, third


Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County
Alejandro Zarate, first
Verónica Hernández, second
Carolina Peréz Reyes, third


High School Students

Andrew Hill High School
Thantam Van, first
Taniuska Tikay, second
Kimberly Wesley, third


James Lick High School
Eduardo Ramírez, first
Kaylieg Sunzeri, second
Odaly Radilla, third


William C. Overfelt High School
Jennifer Hernández García, first
Brenda Senabria, second
Bridgette Magana, third


Yerba Buena High School
Angelica Nguyen, first
Carlo De la Rosa, second
Ilham Tokhi, third