PBS Newshour Covers CSA Programs
The PBS Newshour discussed the newly expanded Keystone Scholars program in Pennsylvania and San Francisco’s Kindergarten to College in a May 7 segment covering CSAs. Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella appears in the segment and says, “We wanted to do something at that moment when people are looking at their newborn or newly adopted child, and they had the widest horizon and widest sense of those possibilities.”
CSA Program for Lapeer County Kindergarten Students Launches
On May 14, the Lapeer County Community Foundation officially launched the Lapeer Education Attainment Fund (LEAF), a CSA program for all county kindergarten students. The program, which includes a $25 initial deposit, will serve 800 children in its first year and more than 2,400 by its third year.