PCC / News / July 21, 2014

Rock Creek renews partnership with ‘I Have a Dream’

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Signing the Memorandum of Understand are (left) Johanna Flores, Dreamer and PCC student; Kyle Pratuch, college resource coordinator for the Foundation; Sandra Fowler-Hill, president of the Rock Creek Campus; Mark Langseth, president & CEO of I Have A Dream Foundation; Brenda Ivelisse, associate dean of students at Rock Creek, and Traci Rossi, vice president for programs at the Foundation.

Signing the Memorandum of Understand are (left) Johanna Flores, Dreamer and PCC student; Kyle Pratuch, college resource coordinator for the Foundation; Sandra Fowler-Hill, president of the Rock Creek Campus; Mark Langseth, president & CEO of I Have A Dream Foundation; Brenda Ivelisse, associate dean of students at Rock Creek, and Traci Rossi, vice president for programs at the Foundation.

The Rock Creek Campus has renewed its agreement with the “I Have a Dream” Foundation and will welcome between 40 and 50 “Dreamers” to campus this fall. The college provides office space for counseling and advising for the students whose goal is to transfer to a four-year college. Since 2008, Rock Creek has hosted approximately 120 Dreamers to campus.

“Dreamers” will spend four days a week at Rock Creek. The memorandum is in place for two years with an option for renewal.