What the Sheriff's Activities League (SAL) does:
Guide the youth of San Mateo County towards their full potential through impactful programs, which foster relationships between deputies, kids, and communities within San Mateo County. Our greatest focus is education, lasting relationships, and physical activity.
Sheriff Carlos G. Bolanos
“The Sheriff's Activities League is an extraordinary program! I have seen the impact and difference that SAL has made for the youth of San Mateo County. The effective approach that SAL provides our youth has been instrumental in keeping the kids in our community safe while building positive relationships between law enforcement and our youth.
The relationship and interaction that a law enforcement agency has with the community is vital to maintaining public safety in building a strong community. SAL is a key program that provides our youth with the necessary skills for success. I am passionate about investing in our youth because they are the future of our community.”
The Sheriff’s Activities League is constantly striving to build strong, positive relationships between law enforcement and the communities we serve by providing resources to help youth in our community reach their full potential. Our vision is to build a strong continuous bond between law enforcement and youth to foster a safe and supportive environment for families within San Mateo County. The Sheriff’s Activities League is making a difference for the youth in San Mateo County with the following initiatives:
The Sheriff's Activities League is a unique program within San Mateo County that creates a continuous bond between law enforcement, youth, and the communities we serve.
of youth live below the poverty line and would benefit from services offered by SAL but staffing and logistic issues are a significant hurdle.
youth in San Mateo County are in need of tutoring and literacy programs.
Volunteers to help SAL reach these youth and provide tutoring and literacy programs.