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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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LOCAL RESOURCES – FOOD

Posted April 25, 2020

As our schools are closed until at least the end of March, various programs are available for our vulnerable students that are food insecure. El Monte Union High School District, El Monte City School District, Mountain View School District, Rosemead School District, and Valle Lindo School District will be continuing to provide breakfast and lunch […]

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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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