This summer, CAP is set to add three new team members — an Americorps VISTA member and two Americorps Summer Associates. Three amazing CAP alumni will commit to full-time community service, and we want to be ready for their arrival! Even without these three new CAPpers, we’re bursting at the seams over here. To accommodate […]
Regardless of political affiliation, it is universally understood that this is one of those moments in our shared American history when we pause and reflect upon our core values and the actions we will take moving forward to ensure that investment in those values remains steadfast. I am prepared to make a bold proclamation regarding […]
Supporters like you are helping to raise a whopping $60,000 in support of CAP’s students. Here’s where you can keep track of the progress. All gifts given through our Crowdrise Fundraising Site will be DOUBLED — you just have to give before 2016 ends! College Access Plan on Crowdrise
We are thrilled an honored to announce that these amazing I Heart College participants will be CAP’s first ever student advisors. They will offer their experience and knowledge as college students and as essential members of the CAP family in support of staff, board, and students for the next year. Get to know each of […]
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 […]
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?
It seems like yesterday that the first two VISTA volunteers (I being one of them) stepped into CAP’s cozy office eager to begin our stint at CAP. It was actually three and a half years ago — August of 2012 — and the VISTA project has generated fantastic results. CAP has been able to realize […]
It’s that time of year again! Starting February 22nd, CAP’s SAT prep instruction begins at four PUSD high schools (Blair, Muir, Pasadena, and Marshall Fundamental) through our partnership with PasadenaLEARNs. This is a FREE 8-session course that meets over ten weeks and is held after school from 3:15pm to 5:15pm. Participants must register for the […]
Our Executive Director, Mo, has a blog post over at Artzray. Check it out! And, while you’re there, have a look at all the other great content provided by this resource, as well…especially if you’re interested in the arts.
College Access Plan and PUSD Students Receive Posse Foundation Honors Pasadena, CA – December 21, 2015 – College Access Plan (CAP), a Pasadena nonprofit that provides free programs in college preparedness and success, has had the honor of supporting hundreds of students who attend Pasadena’s public schools as they reach for their college dreams. This […]