Support CARA

Your generosity makes our programming possible, and goes a long way to providing the same opportunities and supports to first-generation college students, low-income students, and students of color that their middle and upper income peers have access to throughout the college process. The tabs below give more information about what your donation will support.


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  • Cost for CARA to train one Peer Leader who then supports, on average, 50 students to or through college.

  • Cost for CARA to provide our field-tested curricular, professional development and college counselor resources to one school, including on-line access and hard copies. Resources are used with all students in grades 9-12 in a school.

  • Cost for CARA to support one site to develop and participate in one of our peer-to-peer programs. Our Peer Leader programs reach anywhere from 80 – 200 students per site.

  • Cost for CARA to provide coaching to one school to develop 9-12 early awareness and counseling programming to support all students through an informed college search, application and transition process.