Category: El Monte Promise News

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…

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…

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  …

The Adelante Mujer Latina Conference will be on  Saturday, April 22, 2017! Register today! #elmontepromise Who: young women ages 12 – 21 When: Saturday, April 22, 2017 Time: 7:00AM – 3:00PM Where: Pasadena City College 1570 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106 Attendance Fee: $25.00 per attendee   REGISTER HERE   This conference focuses on…

Internship Opportunity for El Monte College Students With the Office of Congresswoman Grace Napolitano! #elmontepromise Monday, January 30, 2017 For full information please visit: https://napolitano.house.gov/serving-you/internships   The office of Congresswoman Napolitano is looking for interns from the El Monte region. This is a wonderful opportunity will allow interns to learn about vital community organization and government!…

January 2017 is College Awareness Month for El Monte Union High School District students! #elmontepromise Wednesday, January 4, 2017 Thanks to the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), they are bringing their College 101 for our students at El Monte Union High School District! Resources for HSF’s College 101 will also be available in Spanish.   There…