CGF 2018 Fall College Tour

$3,592 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 42 people in 3 months
The College Gurl Foundation, a non-profit 501C3 organization is committed to providing students within the DMV scholarships, college tours, and mentoring opportunities. 

Currently, 77% of DC Public School (DCPS) students are economically disadvantage with 60% of them being African-American. Therefore, the foundation was founded in October 2017 to provide 22 DCPS students an opportunity to attend an all-expense paid college tour. Through sponsors and private donors, I raised $10,000 in 30 days. This effort connected students with different colleges, careers, locations, and students. Because of the tour's impact, students now want to attend colleges outside of the DMV, network with others, and empower their classmates to seek their college education. 

However, our goal is to double the amount of students apart of the foundation by inviting students from Baltimore and surrounding areas. Baltimore City Public Schools is the fourth-largest school district in Maryland, yet 55% of students are identified as low income. As a result, only 40% of its graduates enroll in post-secondary education. With your support, we can expose more students to the college experience to increase their chances of obtaining a post-secondary education. At 28 years old, it is my mission to help students secure admission into higher education and become financially free! 

The College Gurl Foundation hopes that we can count on your support to help make DMV students educational goals a reality. For your review, I have attached video from last year's college tour, more information about CGF, and video of our scholarship luncheon, which provided 9 DCPS seniors book scholarships this past June. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to email info@collegegurl.com. If you would like to mail your donation, please mail checks to The College Gurl Foundation, P.O. Box 43783, Washngton, D.C. 20010.

Thank you in advance for your continuous support!

Sincerely,

Jessica Brown
President of The College Gurl Foundation
www.collegegurl.com
+ Read More
THANK YOU all for your love and support of The College Gurl Foundation! With your contribution, we can continue to make DMV students dreams a reality! Please continue to share with others and we will be posting updates, so please follow @collegegurljb on Facebook & Instagram!

Thanks again!

- Jessica
+ Read More

$3,592 of $10,000 goal

Raised by 42 people in 3 months
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
RW
$500
Ralph Weaver
1 month ago
BI
$50
Brittany Ireland
1 month ago
RW
$100
Rainy Williams
1 month ago
CC
$200
Chuck Chaplin
1 month ago
SL
$20
Shannon Lowe
1 month ago
$55
Veronica Turner
1 month ago
ES
$100
Elysa Smith-Jones
1 month ago
JH
$50
Jeffrey Harrell
1 month ago
AJ
$20
Ashley/0 Johnson
1 month ago
KB
$100
Kanydah Bellamy
1 month ago
or
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.