El Monte Promise News

April 25, 2017

Parents join our advisory committee! Orientation Saturday May 13!

Saturday, May 13, 2017 – 8:30AM – Noon Parents Become a Part of Our Parent Advisory Committee! #elmontepromise

April 11, 2017

DPSS CalWORKs Program – High School Seniors Apply Before April 30, 2017!

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 Read more…

February 10, 2017

Check out these opportunities for young ladies in El Monte!

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 Read more…

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El Monte Promise Foundation

is a non-profit organization that helps prepare students for college at an early age by bringing together parents, students, and community leaders from school districts, colleges, local governments, businesses, nonprofits, and private foundations.



Opportunities for the Community

Check out our internship opportunities at http://promisenow.org/intern!

Intern & Volunteer!

High school and community college students can earn up to two college application fee waivers!

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Our Partners

California Community Foundaiton


City of El Monte


Mountain View School District


El Monte City School District


El Monte Union High School District


El Monte / South El Monte Chamber of Commerce


Rio Hondo College


El Monte Coalition of Latino Professionals

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Utah Educational Savings Plan


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