COLLEGE PROMISE – Nelson Academy student Cleavona Jackson was one of 25 eighth graders who received scholarships during a sixth anniversary celebration of the Long Beach College Promise. Her father, Cleavon Jackson, joined her in a panel discussion.

Parents and students who have benefitted from the Long Beach College Promise participated in a panel discussion recently at Cal State Long Beach to help mark the sixth anniversary of the nationally recognized program. Congressman Alan Lowenthal moderated the panel and was honored as a Long Beach College Promise Champion.

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