“I don't know if donors realize the immediate impact of their donations. It’s huge! When I saw my financial aid award letter, I realized that most of my college would be paid for. It was like this load had been lifted off me; I thought I was going to be in hundreds of thousands of dollars of debt after college and I didn't know how to pay it back.
Dominique Dadekian ’18
RACHEL MUIR '18
“Before coming here I didn’t know people like me—people who have experienced poverty—could exist in spaces like this. But my best friend here also spent time in foster care. Seeing people from those backgrounds do well here inspires me and makes me want to do better, because I can see that they are accomplishing so many great things”