Agent Of Change

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Nearly two decades ago Reality Changers’ Founder, Christopher Yanov, turned a gang prevention concept into a successful college access program for low-income, inner-city youth. See how it all began.


A community of individuals working together to advance the mission of Reality Changers and transform the lives of young people.

We invite you to become an Agent of Change and join a community of people who are investing in the future of our youth and communities by generously give monthly gifts to Reality Changers. By becoming a Reality Changers Agent of Change, you are transforming lives and making a difference, every single month.

Your gift each month provides Reality Changers with a dependable, ongoing source of funding that allows us to spend more time and money on serving students and less on administrative costs. It is an easy and affordable way for you to make your support go further and change more lives.

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Teen years are hard enough without facing tremendous obstacles like the ones shared in this video. Your support helps make turnarounds like this possible.

Joining Is Easy

Sign up by completing our one-time online form. Give monthly and put your impact on autopilot. We will set up automatic and secure withdrawals from your credit card or checking account, helping you save time and money.

You're In Control

100% of your gift goes directly towards serving students. You can change or stop your payments at any time by calling 619-516-2222 or emailing our support team.

Investing In The Future, Together

Our vision and ultimate goal is to create universal access to college, one community at a time. Your support will help us make this a reality in Southern California.




College sweatshirt for a graduating senior


Send one student to our 3-day summer leadership camp


Program supplies for 12 students for the year


Funds 12 nights of College Town (8th-11th Grade Program)


Sends one student to Academic Connections, a 3-week summer (college-credit) course at UCSD


Provides one year of emergency dinners for Reality Changers’ students