All Posts by Ally

Carlos’s Story

For as long as Carlos can remember, he’s had one goal.

In kindergarten, on Carlos’s first-ever field trip from Daniel Boone Elementary, Carlos had a chance to visit a fire station. On that day, he realized that he was going to become a firefighter. Since then, everything he has done has been in pursuit of that dream.

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Ways to Support a Cause you Care About

Many people believe help for nonprofit organizations must come in the form of monetary donations. While financial support is great, that’s far from the only way you can help out! Whether you’re an individual or part of a larger organization, you have the power to significantly contribute to the goals and progress of your favorite nonprofit.

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Happy Holidays

Dear Reality Changers Family, Happy Holidays to you and your loved ones! While everyone is talking about all of the bad things that happened in 2020, I would love to share with you some great things that have happened. This year, we: Had 20 new 8th graders join our program. Finalized

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Meet Vivien – Part 2

Last week, we shared Part 1 of Vivien’s story. Vivien grew up in City Heights, San Diego, and participated in Reality Changers as a high school student. She was determined to be the first in her family to go to college. You can support students like Vivien on their college

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Vivien’s Transformation

Vivien is a Reality Changers alumnus who grew up in City Heights, San Diego. Her parents immigrated to the United States from Vietnam and they worked hard to provide for Vivien and her sister. No one in Vivien’s family had been to college, but she was determined to be the

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