Alumni Network

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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Alumni Network News

  The Alumni Network celebrated it’s 4th annual Winter Reunion December 21st at Duke’s La Jolla and we had an overwhelming number of 100 alumni in attendance. Alumni had an opportunity to connect with old friends and build new friendships through facilitated networking fire starters. Thanks to our Southwest Airlines

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BLANCA HERNANDEZ: UC Santa Cruz C/O 2011 Blanca graduated from UC Santa Cruz in 2011, earning her Bachelor’s of Arts in Sociology. She is currently on track to enroll in graduate school for Public Health in Germany. What was the biggest challenge you faced when transitioning from high school classes

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Welcoming New Staff

ELLEN MALEY: Intern, Alumni Network Ellen is a recent grad from Point Loma Nazarene University. She obtained her Bachelor’s of Arts in Spanish. As someone who is passionate about social justice and education, she was drawn to Reality Changers and their work with first-generation students. She is looking forward to

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Complete Reality Changers Survey… Win a Bike!

The Alumni Network wants to improve our services offered to current alumni. To do this, we need to learn more about program alumni and their experiences both in college and in their careers. Alumni who complete this short 15 minute survey by August 25, 2016 will be entered in a raffle for a chance to win one

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National Philanthropy Day

On Tuesday, October 28th the Association of Fundraising Professionals San Diego Chapter hosted the National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon. This year’s luncheon was a celebration of the time, talent, and treasure that contributes to the San Diego community. This year, Reality Changers Class of 2014 graduates Daisy Aguilar (right, University

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Reality Changers students at Jamie's Joy event in July 2014.

“Jamie’s Joy” 2014 Scholars

The following students have won over $300,000 in scholarships through a partnership between Realty Changers’ Alumni Network, the College Access Foundation of California, and the Federal Employees Scholarship Foundation. Congratulations! Rabiah Almajid Asha Abdirahim Fitia Andriamaniraka Jose Arana Cristian Belmudez Osvaldo Berumen Arath Blanco Kristina Braverman Patricia Buenaflor Jessie Candler

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