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Livestream Fundraiser & Celebration

Thursday, May 21, 4:00 – 5:00 PM 

In light of COVID-19 pandemic, Degrees of Change third annual fundraising event is going virtual, just like our continuing support for our scholars. Please join us to Elevate Emerging Leaders through Degree of Change powerful programs that continue in these challenging times to support diverse students from Tacoma-Pierce County to transition to and graduate from college, while honing their leadership skills to have immeasurable impact on our community. Through this virtual fundraising journey together we will raise $125,000 culminating in our livestream event to make the final push to reach our fundraising goal and celebrate the incredible young people of our community, our programs that support their graduation from college and growth as leaders, and our remarkable alumni who are helping to shape our city.

We have a $20,000 challenge match!

  • Every one-time gift of $250 or more and every new or increased monthly gift will be generously matched!
  • Add to our challenge match fund with challenge gifts of $1,000+ (connect with Bill)

Three ways to help us reach our goal!

Dr. Tim Herron, Degrees of Change CEO, announces our Elevate Emerging Leaders Virtual Campaign
Jaden Zwick Act Six alumna and Tacoma Seattle Program Coordinate, shares the power of her Act Six experience
Vilma, Seed Internship Alum, shares the lasting impact of her internship experience
Quenessa, Act Six Alum, shares about her journey through college and her desire to attend law school