On average, 45% of Black and Hispanic students are first-generation college students.
30% of all college freshman drop out after their first year of school.
NUMBERS MAKE FACTS:
*source for stats are NCES and College Status
create educational opportunities for inner city youth through scholarships and mentoring programs
foster long-term success by encouraging Entrepreneurship and Financial Literacy
measure our success by the dreams we are able to help the young adults of our community achieve
We get it! The Gouché Foundation understands that wanting to go to college, getting accepted by a college and affording college are all separate uphill battle; especially for minority, inner city youth.
When the odds are stacked against you, it can be hard to muster up the courage to pursue your dreams! We understand, and we want to help you, our community of young scholars achieve your goals.
If you or your child will be a senior in 2020 and would like to learn how The Gouché Foundation can help you achieve your goals, please submit your information below to be considered.
APPLlCATIONS OPEN SPRING, 2020
ONLY ACCEPTING APPLICANTS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Your tax deductible donation is a direct investment to our youth!
The Gouché Foundation is connecting young people with a thirst for knowledge, to mentors who can
We are always seeking amazing
partners of support!
In 2019 The Gouché Foundation partnered with the African American Alumni Association at Loyola Marymount University to fund $75,000 to 15 LMU students between 2019 and 2024
The Gouché Foundation hosts a number of events in and around the Los Angles area from workshops to fundraisers and more.
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