General Meeting: Skyline College – Promise Scholars and SparkPoint Programs


South San Francisco Public Library
840 West Orange Avenue
South San Francisco California 94080
California US
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm

What are the Challenges Facing Community College Students Today?

Speaker:   Cherie Colin, Director, Marketing Communications and Public Relations

Ms. Colin holds a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations from Columbia College, Chicago.

The Promise Scholars program provides financial support, academic support, and structured guidance to assist first year students on their journey to graduation. The SparkPoint program is a partnership between Skyline College and the United Way of the Bay Area committed to reducing poverty in the Bay Area by 50% in 2020. Low income students and members of the community use this program to facilitate financial self-sufficiency.

In addition to Ms. Colin, one or two students will speak and share their experiences with the program. 

The public is invited.

Contact Information
LWV North & Central San Mateo County
lwvncsmc [at]