The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The Fulfillment Fund is dedicated to making college a reality for students growing up in educationally and economically under-resourced communities.
The Fulfillment Fund is a nonprofit organization dedicated to making college a reality for students growing up in educationally and economically under-resourced communities. Through classroom instruction, college counseling, mentoring and scholarships, the Fulfillment Fund builds relationships, illuminates opportunities and changes lives.
Whereas only 5 in 10 students in low-income communities who graduate high school go on to college, more than 9 in 10 Fulfillment Fund high school graduates do. And whereas nationally, only 1 in 10 first-generation students from low-income communities who go to college go on to earn a bachelor’s degree, 6 in 10 Fulfillment Fund scholars do.
For more information, please visit www.fulfillment.org.