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Oakland Promise sees record applications for scholarships, delivers cash to 730 graduates

Hundreds of Oakland public high school students received scholarships this month to follow their academic and career dreams. Oakland Promise delivered again by giving out 730 college and career technical education scholarships to graduating seniors, according to preliminary data from the organization. Oakland Promise is a six-year-old nonprofit that offers resources to Oakland families to […]