Our Mission →
Each year many at-risk high school seniors overcome the pitfalls of our most challenging neighborhoods, graduate from high school and are awarded college financial aid packages. While college aid packages may provide tuition, room and board, sadly, many of these students lack additional support for the all-important transition into college life.
The Freshman Fifteen is a modest, but targeted effort created to assist selected students through this transition by providing them dorm-room essentials. These include items that many of these students cannot afford and that many of us take for granted such as towels, sheets and blankets.
Cost per student.
Student recipients in NYC.
The Freshman Fifteen is a registered 501c3, all donations are tax deductible.
100% of all donations will be used to provide The Freshman Fifteen package to deserving college freshmen. A donation of $650 provides one student with the entire Freshman Fifteen package.