We are First Graduate, a non profit in the heart of San Francisco's Mission neighborhood dedicated to supporting, empowering, and enabling first generation college students to graduate from college. Through a 12-year free program (recruiting students in 6th grade), we offer homework and study support, test prep, school evaluation, field trips and school/university visits, scholarship and internship access, community building, career exposure via visits to and from industry professionals, and more. We are the only program in San Francisco that helps students from the summer after sixth grade through college graduation and into their first jobs!
*Give Appreciated Securities
If you have held an appreciated stock or mutual fund for more than one year, you can donate those securities to First Graduate and receive a tax deduction for their full fair market value, and avoid paying any capital gains tax. Please discuss this gifting strategy with your tax professional prior to making the gift so that you are certain of the benefits in your particular situation.
First Graduate’s broker is Blake Freeman at Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC: SINDER/ROHRER/ROSS/FREEMAN; Phone: 415-396-6733. DTC#: 0141. For benefit of: #20316072. TAX ID #: 94-3381171.