Peninsula College Fund celebrates 10th anniversary

By Margaret Lavin, San Mateo County Times

Oct 19, 2015 -

Last Thursday, the Peninsula College Fund (PCF) celebrated 10 years of unbridled success with an eloquent breakfast at the prestigious Menlo Circus Club. 

"Ten years ago, I joined with a few good friends to take a road less traveled," said PCF founder Charles Schmuck. "Our hope was to change the sad reality that over two-thirds of first-generation, disadvantaged students who start a four-year college fail to graduate within six years. It's an appalling number that we were determined to change."  Click here to read the whole story.