Program Update

news4College Acceptances – We are excited to share that 10 of our Cohort 1 students have earned 24 College acceptances! Our remaining students are on the Community College route and are enrolling for Summer/Fall 2015!
8 of our Cohort 1 students have also received the United Friends of the Children $15,000 scholarship!

On April 18th, Cohort 1 participated in the 10th Annual Glamour Gowns event, with our students receiving free outfits and accessories!

Cohort 2 participated in the Higher Education Conference on the UCLA campus with some of our new students to the program!

Upcoming Events – Social Workers and Caregivers

  • Cohort 1 = High School Seniors
  • Cohort 2 = High School Freshman
  • May 3, Sunday (Shuttles provided for Cohort 1 and Cohort 2) Skirball Center: First Star Celebration for Children’s Rights 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • May 30th, Saturday – Cohort 1 Program Graduation, UCLA Campus 4:00pm-7:00pm.news3Guardians/ Caregivers/Family members, PLEASE bring your student to the UCLA campus because shuttles will NOT be provided to UCLA for this event. Following the BSGA graduation, shuttles will be provided FROM UCLA to Dave and Buster’s for Cohort 1’s BGSA “Grad Night” from 7:00pm – 10:00pm on the same day. The Cohort 1 students will be shuttled home from Dave and Buster’s.