Welcome to the Learning for Life and Exploring site for the Silicon Valley and Monterey Bay Council. The Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Council serves the counties of Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz, and Monterey. The goal of the Council’s Exploring program is to serve young people and their families by fostering the development of a strong values-centered life. Exploring is designed to challenge and strengthen the lives of high school aged students by helping them explore their vocational interests. Today the Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Council serves over 400 youth through programs in the fields of Law Enforcement, Fire Services, Medical, and Engineering.