8/20/14 – With the generous support of Southern California Edison, the CDF is proud to announce that it will offer FREE in-class and electronic SAT/ACT exam preparation courses to Housing Authority residents attending high school and planning to apply for college. College Entrance Test Readiness Program applications must be submitted (postmarked) by Sept 10th – late applications will not be accepted!
8/13/14 – The Inaugural Reality Check Conference was a success! Over 100 students and their parents attended career skills workshops and career panels. Nearly 35 speakers were on hand to provide their knowledge and experience to students. The 2015 Reality Check Conference is already in the works – hope to see you there!
8/12/14 – The 2014 HAR Scholarship Awardees were announced at today’s Reality Check Conference. This year 17 bright and motivated students were selected to receive this prestigious award. To learn more about the HAR Scholarship program please contact us.
7/30/14 – The CDF’s first ever Crowd Rise fundraising campaign was a success! Not only did the CDF met its goal of raising $1,250 toward HAR Scholarship Fund through Crowd Rise, but we exceeded all expectations and raised a grand total of $1,520. Thank you to all of our donors that supported the HAR Scholarship Fund!
For more information or to donate by cash, check, or money order, please contact us at (626) 586-1899.
Cassandra, a 2014 HAR Scholarship awardee and sponsored by Aszkenazy Development, Inc., is a freshman at Cal State University Los Angeles that plans to become a lawyer. Cassandra doesn’t just have big dreams but she also follows her motto “it’s not about luck, it’s about getting things done” to lead her to success. In high school she was a member of the Positively Pink and Glee clubs. As Cassandra begins her college journey, she will certainly exceed all expectations.