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Point Alum Ashley Burnside was born with cerebral palsy, the most common childhood motor disability, and spent much of her childhood learning how to adapt. As a teenager, her experiences as both a...

June 01, 2021, Andrae Vigil-Romero

NOT SITTING ON THE SIDELINES

As Marisa O’Gara finishes her studies at Cornell Law School, she is energized to emerge from the...

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June 01, 2021, Andrae Vigil-Romero

CREATING COMMUNITY

When John Baird was young, the only gay bar close to his hometown in northern Mississippi was...

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June 01, 2021, Hope Harris

Sharing Wisdom Across Transgender Generations

Point Foundation helps our scholars develop the leadership skills they need to become leaders in...

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June 01, 2021, Andrae Vigil-Romero

20 YEARS OF FUNDING THE FUTURE

As we reported in our last newsletter, this year we mark Point Foundation’s 20th anniversary – a...

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May 31, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Hilary Cruz

Which community college are you currently attending? I already transferred to SFSU, but I...

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May 28, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Manuel Faria

Which community college are you currently attending? Miami Dade College Photo Credit: Miami Dade...

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May 26, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Dafne Arellano Villegas

  Which community college are you currently attending? San Diego City College Photo Credit: San...

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May 24, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Inji Jaber

  Which community college are you currently attending? San Diego Miramar College Photo Credit: San...

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May 21, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Star Udenze

  Which community college are you currently attending? Riverside City College Photo Credit: rcc.edu...

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May 19, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Jolina Barron

Which community college are you currently attending? Northland Pioneer College Photo Credit:...

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May 17, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Amaris Davy

Which community college are you currently attending? Glendale Community College Photo Credit:...

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May 14, 2021, Hope Harris

Meet Point Community College Scholarship Recipient Randy Rodriguez

Which community college are you currently attending? Cypress Community College Photo Credit:...

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