As noted in last month’s Momentum newsletter, March 2, 2017, was an important financial aid deadline. 10,000 Degrees students had the opportunity to secure college funding by completing the 10,000 Degrees Scholarship application in conjunction with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and...

California State University just approved the first tuition increase in six years for its 23 campuses, drawing opposition from students who say they’re already struggling. The board of trustees voted 11-8, approving a proposal to increase undergraduate tuition by $270 for the 2017-18 school year....

Did you know that student loan debt in America is increasing at a rate of $2,667 per second?! New data reveals that student loan balances soared to more than $1.3 trillion as of Dec. 31, 2016, making up 10% of our national debt crunch! ...

Sonoma Valley High School graduate and 10,000 Degrees almuna Denia Calenda recently received her bachelor’s degree from Sonoma State University in Applied Statistics with a concentration in the Actuarial Field. She is currently the Enrollment & Outreach Manager at the North Bay Children's Center. Denia...

[caption id="attachment_6468" align="alignleft" width="300"] Chris & Chuck Michaels[/caption] [caption id="attachment_6469" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mitch & Susan Cohen[/caption] We’re expecting another sold-out event of 550 guests when we gather for One Amazing Night, our annual fundraising gala, slated for Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Marin Civic Center. This...

March 2, 2017, is an important deadline for students working with 10,000 Degrees, including three different opportunities to secure funding for college: the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the California Dream Act, and the 10,000 Degrees Scholarship. FAFSA, through the U.S. Department of...

[caption id="attachment_6447" align="alignleft" width="300"] Bridget Anderson and one of her former mentees[/caption] [caption id="attachment_6446" align="alignleft" width="225"] Miriam (center) with Avi Fernandez (left), 10,000 Degrees alumna and current San Rafael High School College and Career Advisor[/caption] In honor of National Mentoring Month, 10,000 Degrees celebrates longtime mentor, Bridget...

Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step in receiving student aid for college. Starting October 1, 2016, high school seniors were able to apply three months earlier than ever before, which is critical because oftentimes the sooner students...

There’s nothing quite like riding your bicycle on the open road then capping it off with a delicious meal. It’s perhaps the best way to enjoy the windy roads and gorgeous wine country views of the North Bay, and now you can look great doing...

10,000 Degrees is excited to offer the opportunity to give a special gift for a cause we know is close to your heart. This month, we’re sending out emails and letters with details about how to give a donation to 10,000 Degrees in honor of...