Author: Francisco Arroyo

According to surprising results announced in an El Monte, California needs assessment in 2009, local families’ dialogues regarding higher education decidedly dwindled over the course of a child’s life. In contrast, more affluent areas saw an increase in high-school-to-college transitional rhetoric. Of course, that’s not to imply that local parents weren’t encouraging college attainment for…

In collaboration with ScholarShare529, the El Monte Promise Foundation and ScholarShare are teaming up to offer local families the opportunity to save for college! The state of California is offering up to a $200 match for families who qualify for the ScholarShare Matching Grant Program. For full details regarding the Matching Grant Program please visit…

The results are in! This years’s winning numbers are 83! Los resultados de la rifa se han anunciado. ¡Los números ganadores son 83! How were results determined? ¿Cómo se determino los números ganadores? Above is the closing adjusted stock value of Facebook for Tuesday, December 5, 2017. This closing date was chosen to determine the…

Incoming 10th Grade High Schoolers! Apply to UCLA’s Summer Programs before June 1st, 2017! Downloads Application Research Institute Bruin Weekend Deadline: June 1st, 2017   Who: Incoming 10th grade students (current 9th grade). These opportunities are for high performing rising 10th grade (current 9th grade) students and provide a chance to stay on the UCLA campus, meet…

May 4, 2017 – Rio Hondo College announces the Rio Promise! Press Release via Rio Hondo College at riohondo.edu Rio Hondo College (RHC) has committed to offering 1 year free tuition to graduates from the El Monte Union High School District as well as the other high school districts RHC serves!   In order to…

High School Seniors who benefit from CalWORKs apply for the ESP program before April 30, 2017! #elmontepromise DEADLINE: April 30, 2017 What is the ESP Program? The ESP Program is an educational support payment that is offered to students who receive bbenefits through CalWORKs or Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA) for families, upon completing their high…

Undocumented Peoples learn what resources are available to you to help you apply for college! Saturday April 1st, 2017! #elmontepromise When: Saturday, April 1, 2017 Time: 9:00AM – 1:00PM Where: Jeff Seymour Family Center 10900 Mulhall Street, El Monte, CA 91731 Taller va hacer disponible en español. Workshop will be available in english. DOWNLOAD FLYER ¡Familias…

Families, take advantage of these events! Tuesday, February 14, 2017 For full information please visit Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Los Angeles has released a press release alongside dates for informational sessions to educate local communities about their rights. Visit Asian Americans Advancing Justice for more information. http://www.advancingjustice-la.org/know-your-rights-resources  …