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AEF Virtual Gala

In Support of: The Ascend Educational Fund

AEF Virtual Gala

In Support of: The Ascend Educational Fund

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We are thrilled to announce, that 8x Platinum recording artist Becky G will join us for a fireside chat !!

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November 13, 2020 8:00 PM EST to 9:00 PM EST
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AEF Virtual Gala

In Support of: The Ascend Educational Fund

Campaign CTA Media Photo

We are thrilled to announce, that 8x Platinum recording artist Becky G will join us for a fireside chat !!

$0.00 raised of
$10,000.00 goal
0 donors
24 days left
When
November 13, 2020 8:00 PM EST to 9:00 PM EST
Where
Linked will be emailed to attendees

AEF Virtual Gala

Our annual gala is our biggest fundraiser of the year ! Join us in creating educational opportunities for the immigrant community in New York City.


Over the last 8 years, we have awarded over $500,000 in college scholarships. Our 73 AEF Scholars represent 33 different countries and attend colleges across the United States including Princeton University, Harvard, NYU, CUNY, Hunter College, Skidmore University, SUNY Farmingdale, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, Hamilton College, and more.


Your contribution will ensure we can support immigrant students in their pursuit of higher education.


Becky G will join us for a fireside chat

We are thrilled to announce, that 8x Platinum recording artist Becky G will join us for a fireside chat !!


The 23-year-old global superstar's achievements include two #1 hits on the Billboard Latin Airplay Charts ("Mayores" & "Sin Pijama"), a starring role in "Power Rangers," and guest-starring in Fox TV's Emmy-winning "Empire" series.


She's toured alongside Katy Perry, Demi Lovato, J Balvin, Fifth Harmony and Jason Derulo and has recorded collabs with Pitbull, Daddy Yankee, Maluma, Anitta, Natti Natasha, ZAYN, Bad Bunny and CNCO, among others.


And now, she's joining the AEF GALA for a conversation with chairwomen, Julissa Arce.

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Stay Tuned for our amazing Silent Auction items!

Auction opens:

Monday, October 12th, at 10:00 am


Auction closes:

Thursday, November 12th, at 9:30 pm

Celebrate Together

Get the whole family together and watch our Virtual Gala!


Let's stand together in support of the immigrant community!

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AEF's Impact

Over $500K to 73 Scholars

Our annual gala is our biggest fundraiser of the year and we have awarded over $500,000 in college scholarships from 2012-2020. Our 73 AEF Scholars represent 33 different countries and attend colleges across the United States including Princeton University, Harvard, NYU, Skidmore University, CUNY, Hunter College, SUNY Farmingdale, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at CUNY, Hamilton College, and Ithaca College and more.

$500K

College scholarships

73

Scholars

33

Representing 33 countries

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Organized by
Ascend Educational Fund
Ascend Educational Fund is a nonprofit built to enable students of exceptional promise to reach their full potential through higher education. Regardless of ethnicity, national origin or immigration status, we envision every exceptional student in New York City as having the same educational and professional opportunities. We are a group of professionals dedicated to providing educational scholarships and mentorship to help our community reach its full potential and fulfill its promise. Our mission is straightforward– to enable and encourage higher education and professional achievement for the immigrant community.
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