Melvin has applied to attend UConn Pre-College Summer Program this summer and is raising funds for his program fees. Can you help?
Melvin
Melvin
Interest:
Liberal Arts
Grade:
11th
School:
Port Chester High School
Location:
Port Chester, Connecticut
Successfully funded on April 21st, 2018!
Fully funded!
$1,950 raised
$0 to go
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Melvin
Melvin's Story

My passion is law.

My passion for law runs deep. Despite all the challenges my father has faced, he decided to pursue a career in law enforcement. This to me is a reason why I find law so fascinating. Anyone that puts their mind to what they want to accomplish in the field of law can create a career from it with a lot of hard work and dedication no matter what their upbringing was.

Attending UConn Pre-College Summer Program will help me pursue my passion for law because it will be the spark to my college level learning and understanding of law. I have a basic understanding of law but with the completion of this program, I will have both a deeper love and desire to pursue this career path.

Danielle
A Note from Ms. Scicutella, Melvin's Mentor

Melvin is very passionate. He has made it very clear that he wants to continue his career in criminal justice and law. When I first met Melvin in an interview, he told me how his father was his hero and inspiration in his life. Melvin is only a junior in high school, yet he is one of the most passionate students I know. I have had the pleasure of being Melvin's mentor for the past year and I could not be prouder of the young man he is. He will greatly benefit from attending the UConn Pre-College Summer Program.

Campaign Activity
Success! Ms. Scicutella helped Melvin raise $1,950
April 21
Crystal Hunter donated $108
April 21

The Hunter family helping the Molina family achieve excellence

Andee March donated $25
April 20

Get the [email protected] out of here. Learn, focus, thrive.

Dalio Foundation matched this donation with $25

Ronald March donated $25
April 20

My Molina's dues are now paid in full.

Dalio Foundation matched this donation with $25

Juarez Luiz donated $250
April 20

Dalio Foundation matched this donation with $250

Kim and Melissa Diniz donated $50
April 20

Go get em kid!

Dalio Foundation matched this donation with $50

University of Connecticut
University of Connecticut donated $100
April 11
Campaign Kickstart from a Wishbone Sponsor donated $233
April 4

Keep inviting your community to donate & support your dream!

Application Excellence Award from a Wishbone Sponsor donated $310
March 28

Your application essays were very thoughtful!

University of Connecticut
University of Connecticut donated $400
March 22
Student Contribution donated $99
March 22
Danielle
Ms. Scicutella started this campaign
March 22
Melvin
Melvin was accepted into Wishbone!
February 2