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Spring Community Service Report

“Volunteers are love in motion.” – Anonymous The spring is a season of celebration for our students and families. For many students, it is their last year in high school. This year Reality Changers helped 376 seniors transition into their first year in college. Among all the teens who prepared

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A Bittersweet Farewell & Welcome

The Alumni Network relies on talented individuals to support the growing number of program alumni. This month, we feature our former intern Ellen Maley and current Alumni Network Associate, Frank Castro. Both of these individuals have added value to the Network through their diligent work and contributions. This winter Reality

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Reality Changers 6 Core Values

The core values of Reality Changers are rooted in our mission and represent the style of operating that will move us most quickly and purposefully toward our goals, while being true to our motivations and aspirations. Our values drive our individual and organizational behavior and were developed through an inclusive

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6th Annual Job Shadow Week Recap

“This experience boosted my confidence!” (Angel, 11th grader) Our 6th Annual Job Shadow Week kicked off on Monday, March 26, 2018. Students from 8th to 12th grade visited 18 different hosts across San Diego County. These companies included: SeaWorld J. Craig Venter Institute Planned Parenthood KPBS Telecommunications Department of Justice

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Helping Reality Changers to Rise and Grind: Daymond John Fundraising Event Raises Scholarship Money for Inner-City Youth

Reality Changers usually relies on traditional philanthropy to support its programs but a recent event broke the mold, as some serious star power helped raise money for the college access and success program. Shark Tank TV star and New York Times bestselling author Daymond John, CEO of FUBU, headlined a

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College Town News

College Town is currently serving 220 students on a weekly basis including our site in North County. We have recently partnered with David’s Harp Foundation where 4 of our students are getting the opportunity to learn how to use the power of media production to enhance their academic performance &

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College Apps Academy News

College Apps Academy has had an exciting start to 2018.  With 28 sections, serving almost 500 seniors, the instructors are seeing record highs in college admissions to not only California schools, but also private universities nationwide. The Academy has completed its first semester with its licensed program where we have

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Advice from College Town

In the race to college, your only competition should be yourself. Students at Reality Changers begin their race to college without the tools necessary to finish, but we are here to close that gap. This month’s inspirational message comes straight from our Chief Inspiration Officer, Alex Reyes. Alex’s message is

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