• Buy One GIVE One sale at CircleRock menswear

    Need a wardrobe update? Our partner CircleRock is having a Buy One GIVE One sale to help College Possible students. When you buy one of their selected shirts or sweaters, they will donate one to a College Possible senior! Check out the sale here.   About CircleRock CircleRock is a menswear retailer and web community […]

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  • Continued FAFSA Support in Philadelphia

    For the third consecutive year, College Possible Philadelphia has partnered with the School District of Philadelphia (SDP) to help students complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) during the 2018-19 school year. Through this district-wide FAFSA Completion Challenge, College Possible Philadelphia’s college coaches provide financial aid coaching to seniors at A. Philip Randolph […]

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  • Meet Mackemeh

    Mackemeh has no shortage of plans for her future, and has the determination, dedication and passion to match. Currently a sophomore at St. Catherine’s University studying nursing, she has a lot on her plate during the next semester. Nursing classes will begin, and that means clinicals, community simulations, and working and observing in healthcare settings. […]

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  • Making Student Access and Success a Priority

    After two years of collaborating with College Possible Philadelphia at the Explore partner level, Millersville University decided to expand its relationship and become a Bridge partner in the summer of 2018. Katy Charles, director of undergraduate admissions, commented on the new level of partnership: “Millersville aims to admit and enroll students who will bring a […]

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  • Introducing New Philadelphia Board Members

    College Possible Philadelphia is pleased to welcome three new members to our growing site board.   Cassandra Bell – Joined September 2018 Cassandra Bell is M&T Bank’s Charitable and Community Relations Manager for the Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey market, a position she has held for the last six years. In this role, she […]

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  • Being Part of the Beloved Community

    Every month is Black History Month when you’re black. Just like every day is Pride when you’re an LGBTQ+ person. That said, it’s different for me to reflect on why I chose a term of service with College Possible. It’s not something I consciously think about. I don’t wake up and go to the Milwaukee […]

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  • Spotlight on Poverty & Opportunity Article

    College Possible Philadelphia was featured in a Spotlight on Poverty & Opportunity article detailing the challenges and lack of counseling resources students face in Philadelphia public schools. Our coaches are helping students navigate the college process in a district where counselors are hired at a radio of one to every 950 students (the average is […]

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  • Celebrating MLK Day of Service at George Washington High School

    “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. At College Possible Philadelphia, we are committed to serving the Philadelphia region by supporting students from low-income backgrounds on their journeys to earning college degrees. During this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, AmeriCorps […]

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  • MLK Day Omaha

          College Possible staff and AmeriCorps members served the community of Omaha for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, January 21. For some, MLK Day is a day off but for College Possible it is a day ON to give back. Team members partnered with University of Nebraska Omaha’s Office of Civic and Social […]

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  • Meet Jessica

    “Making it through college, a step that people think is impossible for students with backgrounds like mine, is the most amazing thing.”

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  • Meet Huy

    “If I could describe my experience as a college student in one word—it would be ‘amazing!'”

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