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 El Monte Promise Foundation becomes a project of Community Partners, hosts the first funders briefing in collaboration with California Community Foundation, and convenes the first EMPF board retreat.

The California Community Foundation awards El Monte Promise Foundation with a planning grant to convene the El Monte City School District, Mountain View School District, the El Monte Union High School District, Rio Hondo College, parents, business community, City and community leaders to develop an educational scorecard and work program.

El Monte Promise Foundation develops the Scholars Savings Program and establishes organizational branding. 

El Monte Promise Foundation is awarded its first AmeriCorps VISTA Fellow.