Sierra's college goals

Sierra Van Rossem worked the past 3 summers (swim instructor, movie theater & Jamba Juice) but hoping to take a break this 2018 summer, right before her senior year. She's a self starter with a 4.0 GPA attending a large public high school. That said, there's a private 8-week course that will excel her SAT scores in preparation for the college admission test. In lieu of birthday/Christmas gifts, would you consider a donation to her summer course (~$2800), test/application fees and education goals?

She is one hard working 17-year-old who definitely deserves it! This direct sponsorship of a girl you personally know, would be incredibly impactful and appreciated!

To date, Sierra's activities: (She just started her high school Junior year so there's more to come!)

- Board Member, NU School District  2016-18 (youngest ever; locally televised)
- Leader of Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program 2017
- Founder/Instructor NJHS After School Swim Program 2013-15
- Class President NJHS in 8th grade 2014-15
- Student of the Year award NJHS 2014-15
- President of NMHS Freshman Class 2015-16
- NMHS Tri Athlete award 2015-18 (2 varsity sports, past 2 years)
- 1st place Girls Wresting, North Coast Section (NCS) 2016-17
- 1st place 2X Champion Girls Wrestling, Mission Valley All League (MVAL) 2015-17 
- State championship qualifyer, Girls Wrestling 2016-17
- Award recipient of NMHS Water Polo High Point 2016-17
- Flo Reno Worlds Girls Wresting 2nd place award 2017
- Captain NMHS Water polo team in Junior year 2017-18
- Founder of Art Box citywide project 2016-19
- VP/Founder Speech and Debate Club 2016
- President of NMHS Speech and Debate Club 2017
- Treasurer of CA Scholarship Foundation (CSF) 2017
- President of The Ways Club, NMHS 2017
- VP of Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) 2017
- Lead of NMHS Student Athlete Advisory Council 2017 
- Treasurer of NMHS Speak Easy Club 2017
- Principal's List Award 2015-17
- Food Prep Volunteer at homeless shelters 2012-17
- Volunteered countless hours for school, sports, nonprofit orgs, etc. 2012-present

THANK YOU for your support!!!

Donations ()

  • Anonymous 
    • $100 (Offline)
    • 27 mos
  • David Lo 
    • $100 
    • 27 mos
  • Armando & Liza Gaerlan 
    • $100 
    • 27 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $200 (Offline)
    • 28 mos
  • Amber Milks 
    • $50 
    • 28 mos
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Organizer

Marylou Van Rossem 
Organizer
Newark, CA
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