WHO WE ARE

College Access Plan prepares underserved students to succeed in college.

WHAT WE DO

Our programs provide key knowledge and meaningful support to students who attend or have graduated from public schools in Pasadena, California.

HOW TO INVEST

Our funders, donors, volunteers, and collaborators are key to our success. Join the fun!

UPCOMING EVENTS

November 12, 2016

CAP 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY

“Come As Your Are” dressed in duds from “One Moment In Time” in celebration of CAP’s programs, students, and partners.

November 12th, 2016
6 to 10 in the evening

Boys & Girls Clubs of Pasadena
2020 N Fair Oaks Ave.

  • Full dancing gear
  • Light dinner fare
  • Libations
  • Music through the eras

Special Guest Stars

  • Student alumni from 10 graduating classes
  • Honorees Drs. Nancy Gonzalez and Ben Aroyan, Counselors at John Muir High School and Kim Kenne, President PUSD Board of Directors

CAP Is Recruiting Two Full-Time Americorps VISTA Members!

VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) was founded in 1965 as a national service program to fight poverty in America. In 1993, VISTA was incorporated into the AmeriCorps network of programs. CAP currently seeks one Resource Development VISTA and one Program Expansion VISTA. VISTA members serve our community through a year of national community service are essential members of […]

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CAP’s 2014-2015 Annual Report

Thanks-times-10,000 to verynice., Sean Adams, Typecraft, and Mohawk Fine Papers! Check out CAP’s gorgeous-fantabulous-beyond-wow annual report for 2014-2015 designed by the incomparable Sean Adams. We will be excited about this amazing bit-o-kindness for…pretty much forever. We think the design highlights our work so beautifully, and it also captures our colorful personality, don’t-ya-think?

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Big Changes Coming to the UC Personal Statement

New changes are coming to the University of California personal statement requirement! For the past several years, students seeking admission to the University of California system were required to answer two personal statement prompts totaling 1,000 words or less. Now, students will write 4 essays (dubbed “personal insight statements”) chosen from a selection of 8 […]

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