The Foundation was founded in 2011 by South Central Los Angeles Alumni. We are a grassroots foundation in our ninth year, and have awarded over forty one Scholarships. All donations are tax deductible. Our Mission, " Empowering change in our community by helping build future leaders through the advancement of higher education" embodies our vision, values, and goals to the importance of helping build future leaders through higher education. We believe education is a key element to "Rising Above All Challenges" to empower change, therefore, making a positive impact in our community. Our main objective to motivate, inspire, educate our inner city youth living in poverty stricken neighborhoods by awarding scholarships and mentoring the scholarship recipients to help further their dreams of a college education.
Empowering change in our community by helping build future leaders through the Advancement of higher education.
Our Vision to empower change in the community by instilling the values of the importance of higher education. We believe through higher education our youth can become agents of change by returning to their communities that are struggling with high poverty rates and crime. In order to decrease the poverty rate, crime rate, and violence our youth and higher education are a key elements to helping our communities rise above.
We value our youth, family, unity, and community and the importance of higher education as a key element to help build future leaders that will empower change.
Goals and Objectives
Provide Scholarships to deserving students that stem in the category of community involvement, academics, sports, and leadership.
Provide mentoring to scholarship recipients in coordination with the Scholarship Program to provide guidance and support through their college career.
Fighting poverty through higher education awareness.
Provide financial assistance in areas of financial need such as Arts, Music, Athletics, and Special need programs.
To help our students and community rise above all challenges through the advancement of higher education.
Honor Teachers and Alumnus for their contributions to the school and community.
Raise money to support this mission by contributions, and annual fundraising events and or campaign.