Success Story

'I Really Want To Graduate': A Story Of Youth Resilience

'I Really Want To Graduate': A Story Of Youth Resilience

John recalls his strong desire to quit school just a couple of months into his senior year in September 2016. He was rapidly falling behind in class; homework and life overall were hard. He remembers feeling like there was no point to keep pushing to finish, except for a persistent voice in his head that said, "I really want to graduate." 

Promotor Pathway Leads To College

Promotor Pathway Leads To College

High school serves as a transformational period of academic, social, and personal growth, and is challenging enough without added obstacles. For Nick, moving from stability to homelessness during his sophomore year prompted years of struggle and uncertainty. Today, he's a motivated and hardworking college student in Orange County.

From Living Room To Living Well

From Living Room To Living Well

For weeks Francesca, Don, and their three children crammed their lives into a friend’s living room. They felt the scarce amounts of privacy and space that they had come to cherish in their old home further diminish. Affording first and last month's rent, as well as deposit, for their own space seemed impossible.