GSF Impact For Life 2021 Gala
On Thursday, February 25, 2021, the Global Scholars Foundation (GSF) hosted it’s Virtual gala – Impact for Life. Proceeds from the gala will be used to support the foundation’s work to prepare students for post-secondary education and to raise their global competency through cultural immersion opportunities.
Since 2006, the Global Scholars Foundation (GSF) has worked to cultivate a community of globally competent DC public and public charter school students. GSF’s engages DC youth through college readiness, financial literacy, and cultural and language immersion programs.
Language & Culture
GSF immerses its Fellows in different cultures to provide a full understanding and appreciation for a foreign country’s language, religion, education, government, mores, and finances.
The College Readiness component of GSF provides Fellows with first-hand information about every aspect of college life by focusing on six key areas.
GSF Fellows receive financial literacy training in all areas of finance including savings, debt, budgeting, and investing.
GLOBAL SCHOLARS FOUNDATION BY THE NUMBERS
of Fellows Who Graduate High School
of Fellows Who Attends College
Number of Fellows Who Have Experienced The Program
Number of Years in Existence
THE GLOBAL SCHOLARS FOUNDATION CONTINUES TO CLOSELY MONITOR REGIONAL UPDATES REGARDING COVID-19 AND WILL MAKE ADJUSTMENTS TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF GSF STAFF, YOUTH PARTICIPANTS AND FAMILIES ON AN AS NEEDED BASIS. GSF WILL CONTINUE TO SERVE YOUTH PARTICIANTS AND FAMILIES WITHOUT CONTRIBUTING TO THE SPREAD OF THE PANDEMIC.