Mark Hamilton and Lauri Paul have started a giving circle through which they, their family, friends, and colleagues pledged to raise $60,000 a year for 10 years for First Graduate.
During our Resume Revamp! event, volunteers worked 1:1 with high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to get their resumes into tip-top shape for the upcoming Summer Opportunities Fair.
The College & Career Team hosted a Winter Social recently to celebrate the college students’ successes from the past term, reunite old friends, and connect with new friends.
This week coaches and their students gathered at the First Graduate office to celebrate their another successful semester of the Coach 3.0 program.
Students went on a field trip to San Francisco State University for a first glimpse into what the future may hold for them as a first generation college students.
An amazing crew of volunteers from Hotwire.com sat down to help our middle school students craft compelling personal statements for their high school applications.
Our annual speed career networking event for our high school students at Leadership High School was a huge success!
Find Your Fit is an event for our 10th grade students who are beginning to think seriously about college. This year, the folks at Indiegogo were kind enough to lend us their space, volunteer with students, and even bought us pizza!
This week First Graduate was excited to partner with Leadership High School to host their first annual All Access Admissions Fair!
Students began First Graduate Advisory this fall by reflecting on the truth that first generation college students must dream bigger than their peers, and may also face bigger challenges.