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Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Families in Schools

Los Angeles, California



Families in Schools (FIS) provides schools and educational agencies with culturally-relevant parent engagement curricula and advocacy for quality education. This grant allows FIS to expand its parent engagement strategies supporting the transition to college for low-income, minority youth in Los Angeles County.  Specifically, this grant will enable FIS to develop the new college transition curriculum and programs, to partner with other Southern California college-access programs to deliver workshops and to help FIS build a fee-based model for program