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College Access & Success

Escalera

Escalera is a two-year college and career readiness program. It is a cohort based program that includes culturally relevant topics preparing students to attend college. Activities include college readiness workshops and college tours.

College Access

College Access is a year-long program that assists senior high school students with the college application and admission process.

College Success Scholarship Program

College Success is a scholarship program that is renewable for up to four years. This program provides students with monetary support, academic advising, and mentoring to assist first-generation college students to persist and complete their higher education journey.

Alumni of Bresee’s internship and/or college access programs can apply for needs-based Bresee scholarships in their senior year of high school.

In 2017, Bresee awarded more than $80,000 in scholarships to support 46 program alumni in pursuit of higher education.

To learn more about the scholarships Bresee provides, visit our Scholarship Program page.

Our Impact: 2020-21

  • People Served

    9,323

  • Volunteer Hours

    1,780

  • Emergency Housing Assistance

    $11,124,863

  • Scholarships Granted

    $80,760

  • WM Keck Foundation
  • Tuthill Family Foundation
  • Ballmer Group
  • Annenberg Foundation
  • Bank Of America
  • GRYD
  • The Eisner Foundation
  • Californina Community Foundation
  • Beyond The Bell
  • LA84 Foundation
  • The Clubhouse Network
  • Best Buy TTC
  • City of Los Angeles
  • DELTA AEROMEXICO
  • The Parsons Foundation
  • LAFC
  • S. Mark Taper Foundation
  • Wilshire Family Source
  • DWIGHT STUART YOUTH FUND
  • QUEENSCARE
  • West Coast Sports Association
  • FARMER JOHN
  • BANC OF CALIFORNIA
  • PUREGAME
  • IIRP
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