With pasts that include academic struggles, failing schools, family instability brought on by food, housing or transportation insecurity, students arrive at DePaul Cristo Rey High School looking for a fresh start and hope. At DePaul Cristo Rey they find:
A relentless focus on college readiness.
The opportunity to work in a professional environment.
Caring, passionate teachers and staff who inspire them.
A wider community of supporters (including you) who believe in them.
At DePaul Cristo Rey we recognize that our students’ success depends not only on their academic progress and Corporate Work Study Program experience, but on many other factors that impact their ability to attend school consistently.
Your gift supports our life-changing education program, fosters dreams and brings hope.
$1,000 will support our Family Emergency Fund that provides food, gas cards, bus fare and bill-payment support for our neediest families.
$500 will provide tuition assistance for students whose families can’t afford even a minimal tuition payment.
$300 will cover a student’s annual technology and student fees.
$100 will provide a student the required school uniforms.
$75 will provide a month’s bus fare for one student.
$50 will cover the cost for a senior to take the ACT college entrance exam.
$25 will provide breakfast and lunch for a week for one student who isn’t eligible for the Free and Reduced Lunch Program.
On behalf of the students of DePaul Cristo Rey - Thank You!