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Raised toward our $15,000 Goal
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Project has ended
Project ended on May 12, at 12:00 PM PDT
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May 12, 2016

We can't thank you all enough. The generosity you have shown Project FOCUS has been incredible. With your help we were able to reach and surpass our goal. From everyone at Project FOCUS, we say THANK YOU!

Please check in with us by visiting our website. We will have program activities and updates (as we improve our website:) moving forward.

Last Update!

May 11, 2016

We are extremely grateful for the support we've received on our Rebel Raiser. We can't thank you all enough. We have one day left for one final push.

In the future, please visit our website for updates within the FOCUS program and come visit us in the fall! Project FOCUS will have 5 new students starting in August for a total of 10 students in the program. We would love for you to meet the students and see the program! We'll have various activities coming in the fall so check the website for future activities. Please join us!

Again, thank you for your support! With your help, we will be able to provide the necessary supports for students in Project FOCUS as they live their college experience and prepare for their future!

We made our initial goal! Please help us reach our stretch goal! 2 days to go!

May 09, 2016

With your help we reached our initial goal! We can't say thank you enough.

We are now within the last 2 days of our Rebel Raiser. Please help us reach our stretch goal! We need your help promoting, so please share with your friends and on your social media.

We couldn't do it without you. Your generosity will help provide the necessary services for FOCUS students!

The Final Week!

May 06, 2016

As we approach our final week, we are so thankful for those who have generously donated.

We still have a little work to do. If you have not donated, please consider helping Project FOCUS. Your help will help provide the necessary services students in Project FOCUS need.

Please share our Rebel Raiser with you friends and share on your social media. Help us reach our goal!

Below, Alex Shapiro is in the library studying hard for a midterm and Alex Simbal and friends were able to see Vice President Joe Biden and Lady Gaga as they visited UNLV!

Can't Thank You Enough!

April 26, 2016

We are halfway through the Project FOCUS Rebel Raiser and we are just over 60% to our goal. We can't thank you enough! There are so many generous people who have who have helped us so far. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts!

Please help us reach our goal by sharing our Rebel Raiser with your friends and family. Feel free to post on your social media sites!

We still need your help!

In this weeks update, enjoy a short video where Clayton Rhodes introduces himself. He is just one of the amazing FOCUS students who enjoys his college experience!

Special Thanks!

April 18, 2016

The Project FOCUS Rebel Raiser has been live for almost one week. A special thank you to all those you have donated so far! We can not say thank you enough! One week in and we are almost half way to our $15,000 goal.

If you haven't donated yet, please consider helping support Project FOCUS. With your help we can get to our 15K goal and beyond!

Enjoy getting to know Eric in the video below. Eric is a current student in the FOCUS program and your generosity will help us to continue to provide additional supports for him and the other FOCUS students.

Choose a giving level


$25 FOCUS Sponsor

Your contribution can provide an individual tutoring session.


$50 FOCUS Front-Runner

Your contribution can provide multiple tutoring sessions, supplies and materials for F.O.C.U.S. students.


$100 FOCUS Trailblazer

Your contribution can help fund a competitive intern/mentor with in the program.


$500 FOCUS Star

Your contribution can help fund inclusive program events, and go towards student scholarships.


$1000 + FOCUS Superstar

Your contribution can provide F.O.C.U.S. student scholarships applied to tuition and program fees as well as help fund program staff.

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