Peninsula College Fund helps scores of students

By Kate Daly, Special to the Almanac

Oct 7, 2015 - Peninsula College Fund has lots to celebrate at its upcoming 10-year anniversary party.

The program has grown about tenfold based on the number of high school students participating in the Midpeninsula area.

What started in 2005 as an effort to help three low-income high school students be the first in their families to go to college has turned into a multi-tiered push to provide college scholarships for 30 students next spring and ongoing mentoring and job-search training to dozens of others.  Click here to read the whole story.