“‘The fact that they really care about minorities and people of color really makes me feel seen and like I matter,’ said Jones.
Guidance College Possible Coach Chue Yang knows this firsthand.
‘It feels amazing. I grew up in Milwaukee. I went to MPS my entire life, so being able to come back from college and be able to support students who look like me, think like me, who are in similar situations like me – because I was also a first-generation college student,’ Yang said.”