Staff Photo June 2015
New Student Group Photo June 2015

Determined To Succeed provides highly motivated students from low-income families with comprehensive year-round academic, enrichment, and social-emotional support from middle school through college graduation.


Our goal is 100% college enrollment and graduation.

From Objects to Participants

 From Objects to Participants Isaiah Tulanda’s observations and reflections on his visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. This past October I went to the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. through the Diversity and Inclusion program at my college, Claremont McKenna. Over […]

Make your Donation Count!

We are thrilled to announce that for the third year in a row, Determined To Succeed has been selected as a recipient of the Bridging the Gap  Awards presented by The All Ways Up Foundation. We have been awarded a base grant of $5,000 and The All Ways Up Foundation will MATCH DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR UP TO […]


College Bound 2016… Is Your Alma Mater on the List?

Our Hamilton High School seniors were all accepted into multiple four-year colleges. After making some tough decisions the students will be attending: Claremont McKenna (Isaiah), College of the Holy Cross (Brittany), Franklin & Marshall (Diana P), Humboldt State University (Diana O, Jackie), University of Pennsylvania (Josh), University of Southern California (Raul), University of California – Davis (Gabby), University of California […]

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