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Your Gift Changes Lives

100% of our graduating Scholars earn college acceptance


Just $30 puts another high school student on the pathway to college!

At a time when much remains uncertain, your gift to Pathways to College has a proven impact. 100% of our graduating Scholars earn college acceptance!

Pathways to College nurtures the dreams of high school students of color, who remain among the most impacted by the ongoing pandemic. Our most recent accomplishments include the following:

  • Ensuring crucial connections between Scholars and teachers whether schools are virtual or in-person.
  • Launched the National Scholars Program for a fully virtual option that accommodates Scholars and broadens student horizons through meaningful cross-state learning experiences.
  • Expanded to all 6 comprehensive high schools in Newark, NJ.
  • Published Scholar and alumni writers and artists in our annual Scholar Voices literary magazine.
  • Engaged a national audience in a keynote led by our president Judith Berry Griffin, who is a former McGraw Prize Winner.
As you think about ways to mitigate the effects of the pandemic, consider a donation to Pathways to College.

All gifts are doubled by the Oprah Winfrey Charitable Foundation.