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Roadmap to College Launch

Posted June 02, 2022

On April 6, 2022, the El Monte Promise Foundation (EMPF), launched its Roadmap to College effort which includes distributing 13,000 booklets to all PreK to 8th grade students in the El Monte City and Mountain View School Districts. Roadmap to College is a series of visually appealing documents detailing the college readiness indicators tailored for each specific grade level. The Roadmaps are […]

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NEW Scholars Savings Program “Refer-a-Friend” Promotion

Posted January 19, 2021

El Monte Promise Foundation is offering a promotion for CURRENT and NEW Scholars Savings Program account holders!Our Refer-a-Friend promotion gives current account holders an opportunity to receive $50 for each friend they refer to enroll in the Scholars Savings Program. Even better, the referred friend receives $100 extra in their account ​with an opening deposit […]

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COLLEGE ACCESS AND COLLEGE SAVINGS

Posted February 03, 2020

The college savings movement is growing across the country. Its roots come from the nonpro t asset-building community (https://prosperitynow.org/about/our-approach), which is distinct from the college access and success  eld. But the two movements share a deep commitment to supporting the same low-income individuals and families to build stronger futures.
By working together, we can ensure that Child or College Savings Account (CSA) programs are well-designed and integrated with the other access strategies proven to increase postsecondary enrollment and completion.

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