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As of May 18, 81 Suited for Success At Home Celebration Boxes have been shipped to DFS seniors, 22 t-shirts are in transit (your box will be shipped as soon as we get your t-shirt!) and 8 seniors are in the process of making their final decision. Tag us on Facebook, Insta, or even LinkedIn to show us your box and celebration with family!

Judging for the scholar spirit award begins soon and since we can't be in person for this part, it's important you get creative and show your spirit in your video if you're hoping to win (aka $100 gift card for you & bragging rights + trophy for your school!) -- click the button to submit your video today!
Marissa D'Angelo
Next Level Scholars Program Manager
Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars
mdangelo@drdfs.org
(734) 983-8505
NEWSLETTER CONTENTS
  • NEW: Stepping Outside of Your Comfort Zone with Jacqueline M. Baker
  • COMING SOON: Give Lively Virtual Graduation Party Fundraiser
  • ICYMI: Navigating Challenges with Confidence with Jacqueline M. Baker
  • Featured Resources
NEW: STEPPING OUTSIDE YOUR COMFORT ZONE
Tune in to Jacqueline this week as she shares 3 quick tips to get out of a rut and to set yourself up for success in life after high school.

Scroll down to see her first video and complete the survey to let us know how you are doing!
COMING SOON: GIVE LIVELY VIRTUAL GRADUATION PARTY FUNDRAISER
Graduation Season is here for the Class of 2020! Next week, we’re holding our last fundraiser of the school year; a Virtual Graduation Party fundraiser on Give Lively! Starting on Tuesday, May 26, and ending on Friday, May 29th, share your Give Lively profiles with friends and family via social media, text message, or email. Keep an eye out for all the details in next week’s newsletter!
ICYMI: NAVIGATING CHALLENGES WITH CONFIDENCE
We know that many of you are feeling mixed emotions as you celebrate the milestones of senior year in new ways and navigate your transition to post-secondary education. Whatever you are feeling – that is ok!

In our next few newsletters, we’ll feature a series of videos from Jacqueline M. Baker, who will talk through some of these topics and offer her advice.

Take a few minutes today to watch her video today and complete this brief survey to provide feedback and let us know what you think!
FEATURED RESOURCES
  • Students across the state of Michigan looking for assistance in navigating their college plans can now call a free hotline for access to near-peer college advisers!

  • Click here to review our list of college success resources.

  • Check out this list of updates to deposit deadlines and other post-secondary changes at institutions.

  • If you or your family are in need of any resources, please reach out to us at any time or explore this list of COVID-19 Resources.