alumni

THE ALUMNI NETWORK

for PROGRAM GRADUATES

suPPORT THROUGH COLLEGE & BEYOND

All students who participate in Reality Changers become members of the Alumni Network. The Alumni Network aims to create lifelong relationships between Reality Changers and its graduates by offering college and career guidance counseling, access to resources via college partnerships, and continued professional engagement.

CORE SERVICES

FINANCIAL SUPPORT

Ongoing financial aid and scholarship assistance.

Transfer Support

Support with community college transfer pathways.

campus outreach

Collaboration with colleges and universities to facilitate direct access to campus resources.

networking

Job, internship, and networking opportunities with Reality Changers’ partners and supporters.

peer to peer support

Reunions and events for alumni to help strengthen the bond among alumni and help them become ongoing sources of support.

ongoing engagement

Engagement with alumni through regular communications, major events, peer mentorship, and fundraising.

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What really inspires me about the community at Reality Changers is it's this collective group of people that have the same goal. It's this piece of mind knowing you have these resources to help you and want you to succeed, and there's no better feeling than that.

Alan Vong

Reality Changers ‘12, UCSB '16
Aspiring Medical Student

2,500

Program graduates

1,500

Hours devoted to one-to-one direct student advising

630

Alumni Network students served this past year

125

Colleges attended

2

New Alumni Network programs initiated last year

*Above figures are as of 2019

key opportunities

  • Support includes free admission to high-profile events and exclusive job opportunities
  • Mentorship to current Reality Changers students, helping future generations succeed
  • Shaping and leading Reality Changers’ growth through advocacy, employment at Reality Changers, and Board service
  • Volunteer opportunities through various committees, fundraising activities and events
  • Free YMCA Membership

UNIVERSITY PARTNERS

The success of our students wouldn't be possible without the support and partnerships from colleges and universities. From offering workshops, hosting our students on camous, inviting our students to summer residential programs, and early admission guarantees, we welcome all partnerships! Universities interested in supporting our students, please contact us to learn more about how you can be a part of changing our students lives.

ALUMNI NETWORK SPONSORS

Sponsors are an exclusive group of committed corporate leaders who are deicated to our mission – to better the lives of Southern California's disadvantaged youth by empowering them to persist and graduate from college. We would like to acknowledge and thank the distinguished leaders that have demonstrated their invaluable committment to Reality Changers and our community's future through their generous support.