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Monthly Student Spotlight: Salvador Gomez

At Reality Changers, we’re passionate about making an impact for the greater San Diego community by transforming the reality of hundreds of students by helping them become college graduates. While our staff has created a proven program to ensure maximum success for our students, we’re still amazed at how hard Reality

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Community Service Monthly Report (Oct.-Nov.)

  Reality Changers is pleased to report that our students have completed a total of 612 hours of community service since August – nearly tripling our last report of 211 hours! The month of October provided Reality Changers the opportunity to raise funds for the organization while participating in community

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Monthly Student Spotlight: Ronald Moreno

Reality Changers helps youth throughout Southern California achieve the dream of higher education. Our experienced staff and volunteers utilize the “Tightrope Theory” approach to ensure students keep their focus on college. But that’s only half of the story; the other half involves our students’ grit, tenacity, and determination. Without these

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Reality Changers lends a helping hand

  The month of September marks our first full month of programming for this academic year. Along with academic support, Reality Changers builds our students to be change agents in the community. This year so far, our students have served a total of 211 hours and 5 different events across

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We Stand With You: DACA Resources

On September 5, 2017, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, on behalf of the Trump administration, announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. While this news has left many of us distraught, we want to let our undocumented community we stand in solidarity with you. Reality

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Reality Changers welcomes Chanel Bradley to the team!

Reality Changers would like to welcome Chanel Bradley to the team! As the Community Partnerships Coordinator,  Chanel connects staff and students with community engagement opportunities. Her goals are to find key resources for students, build community engagement opportunities, plan special events, and contribute to communications. She hopes to deepen students’

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Have you heard the good news?

OUR 2017 REALITY CHANGERS WAITLIST HAD MORE APPLICANTS THAN EVER! Recently, 186 students on Reality Changers’ waiting list circled around the block as they hoped to get accepted to the program. With our retention rates higher than ever, there are fewer available spots than ever before, but these low-income youth are

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2017 Academic Connections

This month, we sent over 100 students to UCSD’s Academic Connections for the third year in a row! Each of the 9th thru 11th graders (pictured above) received a $4,300 scholarship to attend this three-week program where they all earned college-level credit! Thanks to all of our supporters who made

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