GCCP Class of 2012 tell their amazing stories in Good Magazine

How One Chicago School Got Every Low-Income Student to College by James Troupis

How I Went From Chicago’s South Side and Chemotherapy to College by Taniesha Broadway

How a Gay, Homeless Teen Became His High School’s Valedictorian by Marquise Brown

One Student’s Path From the South Side to the Ivy League by Travell Taylor

How I Became the First Person in My Family to Go to College by Arnesia Banks

Seeing my family’s disappointment triggered the beginning of a dynamic transformation in me… Growing up, I never thought I could get away from the negativity of my surroundings, but thanks to my family and GCCP, I’ve triumphed over the barriers that hold back so many of my peers in my neighborhood.” —Travell Taylor, GCCP Class of 2012, on his way to Dartmouth