Everyone deserves a good education!

$2,525 of $2,500 goal

Raised by 76 people in 53 months
Jaryd Capistrano  WEST ORANGE, NJ

Hello everyone,

This past spring break I made the decision to live and work at a homeless program through the non-profit organization, New York City Urban Project (NYCUP)

This summer NYCUP is teaming up with the organization Operation Exodus Inner City. Their mission includes promoting educational achievement and leadership skills to the young Latino community in Washington Heights. I have landed an internship with this partnership and have the opportunity to help! I will be helping these children review their school material, prepare them for the upcoming school year, and give them a new and positive outlook on education.

We often cannot help but believe that there is nothing we can do for these children. They are already 3 to 5 grade levels behind in their studies, attend schools with a sub 40% graduation rate, all in combination to their life in poverty. But I am telling you that Operation Exodus is really making an impact. There are countless stories of childrens' lives being completely transformed through this organization. It is never too late to make a difference and WE have the opportunity to do just that!

In order for this to happen I will need to fundraise $2500. Your donation will help NYCUP and Operation Exodus continue their mission in serving others. I know we all struggle financially but I just ask you to give these kids a second chance in school. Their surroundings tell them that they are not good enough and will never succeed. EVERYONE deserves a good education and a fair chance at life. You can make that happen! Even if you can donate a single dollar or simply just share this message, I will be forever grateful to you

If you can not donate, share on your facebook, twitter, tumblr, and/or email. It's FREE and painless. And after receiving donations from complete strangers all I can say is that simply sharing can make a real difference!

**** 5% of every donation through "GoFundMe" is given to the website, =(. If you want ALL of your donation to go to the kids and/or if you cannot donate through "GoFundMe" but would still like to give, please visit THIS LINK. You search the name "Jaryd Regner" and I should come up. If you have any questions on this process please contact me!

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me through facebook, email, phone, etc. 

Thank you for your time and God bless!
Jaryd

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Update 3
52 months ago

Hi everyone,
WE did it! Thank you from the bottom of my heart to all of you who donated and helped spread this cause.

I really want you guys to know that you did not help me make a difference. You made a difference. You are going to be a part of these kids' lives.

All of you are going to be in my prayers for the upcoming future. The only suggestion I make to you all is that whenever you see a cause that you want to support, support it! It is truly a blessing to have the ability to give back so take full advantage of it.

Thank you all again and God bless!
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Update 2
52 months ago

Hey everyone,
A special thanks to everyone who shared the cause and/or donated while I was gone. I cannot thank you guys enough.
The donations are due June 1st so this is the last push! Keep plugging and God bless!
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Update 1
53 months ago

Hey everyone. These next two weeks are crucial because I will have limited access to a computer. I need you guys to be my voice. Some are going to donate twice but all I ask is that you keep this cause known. Facebook, twitter, email, talking...anything! Thank you guys so much. God bless
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Cristi CA
48 months ago

i need some money to found a Education TV Station.. please help me

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Rudy Regner
53 months ago

jaryd, we're glad you are doing this. may God give you good success.

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Sarah Ogg
53 months ago

keep it up jaryd!

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Andrew Hoffer
53 months ago

Jaryd this is awesome! I'll be donating shortly! don't worry you will see it soon!

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Jaryd Regner
53 months ago

Three donations within 25 minutes. Thank you everyone!

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$2,525 of $2,500 goal

Raised by 76 people in 53 months
Created April 27, 2012
WS
$20
Will Schenkel
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
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$255
Anonymous
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
AJ
$10
Amit Jani
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
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$50
Anonymous
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
SD
$50
Sarah Duncan
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
JT
$50
Jasmin Thomas
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
AY
$30
Andrew Yuskaitis
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
SH
$20
Stephanie Huang
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
KA
$75
Kristen Au
52 months ago (Offline Donation)
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$20
Anonymous
52 months ago
Cristi CA
48 months ago

i need some money to found a Education TV Station.. please help me

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Rudy Regner
53 months ago

jaryd, we're glad you are doing this. may God give you good success.

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Sarah Ogg
53 months ago

keep it up jaryd!

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Andrew Hoffer
53 months ago

Jaryd this is awesome! I'll be donating shortly! don't worry you will see it soon!

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Jaryd Regner
53 months ago

Three donations within 25 minutes. Thank you everyone!

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