Helping ForCarol.com provide college scholarships to Tracy, CA scholars is now easier than ever. When you buy from Amazon, Amazon will donate a tiny bit of money (.5% of your order) to ForCarol. Just click on the picture below, or this link, to shop at AmazonSmile and […]
About On Saturday Sept 18, 2010, four wonderful Tracy kids lost their lives in a senseless automobile accident. One was our lovely, intelligent friend, Carol Phan. In her honor, ForCarol.com was founded to help Tracy, CA residents by: 1. Providing a yearly $1,000 college scholarship to a Tracy High […]
Two days before my 18th birthday, at 1 AM on a Monday morning, one of my best friends told me that she was going to die. An official brain scan was going to be done soon, but her doctor already knew the expected result. Maria had a brain […]
Click here to download the $1,000, Carol Phan College Scholarship Application for a Tracy High IB/Ag Science scholar.
Teachers Joan Juarez (with her kids!) and Tori Klug from North Elementary School in Tracy, CA went with me on a shopping SPREE yesterday to Staples in Tracy for school supplies. Great fun! ForCarol.com had gotten an extra $60.00 in donations and Tori and Joan jumped at the […]
Note: Caitlin Dong was the first recipient of the Carol Phan College Scholarship. She is now attending U.C. Berkeley. Thank you, Caitlin, for this update and the kind words at the end of your blog entry. You rock! 🙂 — Sitting here, I realized that I am about […]
Think about how YOU will be remembered….this talk is freakin AWESOME (as is Brad Meltzer). See a couple of my Brad Meltzer book reviews. – – Drive Safe! Never Forget.
OK, my circle of friends on Facebook definitely needs re-evaluation. Just kidding…. 🙂 The last few days, I have seen more funny pictures, photos, etc than ever before. In an effort to do my civic duty here is a funny Facebook post compilation from the last few days. […]
ONE year ago (September 18, 2010) this coming Sunday we lost Carol Phan, Chris Hoovler, Kassy Bittick, and Bobby Bittick. Your family and friends miss you all sooooo much. Carol: We love you with all our heart, and miss you more than anyone can imagine. Kassy and […]
Chau sent me this video a few days ago. Wow! – – Drive Safe! Never Forget.
NEW: SHARES is now part of eScrip If you shop at Save Mart, help us help YOUR kids afford college! Go to the eScrip page for Save Mart and sign up (I gave them my cell phone number). Super simple! When you shop at Save Mart, […]
UC Berkeley Student Orientation by Caitlin Dong Just as high school freshmen attend orientation, so do college freshmen. I attended freshman orientation for UC Berkeley in the middle of June. Everyone abbreviated and referred to orientation as CalSO (Cal Student Orientation). I just learned the other week that […]
My Passion for Dance & How It’s Changed Submitted by: Caitlin Dong When I was little, I dreamed of being a prima ballerina. After all, what little girl doesn’t dream of becoming someone who is beautiful and graceful, like a ballerina? I always envied the older girls, who […]