First-generation college students need more than academic preparation and financial aid to be ready for college--they need support.
More than 800 guests support the Fulfillment Fund's mission as Relativity CEO Ryan Kavanaugh accepts the first Tom Sherak STARS Award.
One student's attempt to beat the odds shines a light on the struggles many first-generation aspiring college students face in the pursuit of a degree.
Stepping off the bus, 17-year-old Katherine set foot on her first college campus. At this moment, she realized college was something she wanted for herself.
The Fulfillment Fund’s multifaceted support ensures that first-generation students stay on the course to college in the summer days after their high school graduation.
“A lot of people look at our educational system and say, ‘It’s too big, it’s too broken — why invest?’” says Fulfillment Fund CEO Kenny Rogers, in the Sept. 2014 edition of Tribe Magazine. “But we can make a difference, one student at a time.”
As students across Los Angeles settle into a new school year, it's a time to reflect on our work to ensure that students throughout L.A. have the opportunity to go to college.
Destination College is set to take place on Saturday, Nov. 1 on the beautiful campus of California State University, Northridge!
College students prepare for post-grad life at a professional development workshop series hosted in partnership with the California Community Foundation.