Marilyn Tims

George Miller Scholar (2013) Marilyn Tims had an acutely traumatic childhood culminating in motherhood at a young age. She has a 3.7 GPA at Contra Costa College and is a very active leader and speaker promoting mental health and substance […]

Robert Sanchez

George Miller Scholar (2012) Mr. Sanchez, a single father, grew up in Oakland and witnessed many friends succumb to drugs and violence.  After losing his job of eight years at NUMMI, he enrolled in CCC where he maintains a 4.0 […]

Miranda Clagette

George Miller Scholar Miranda, a former foster youth, worked hard to consistently make the Dean’s List and Honor Roll in high school. After graduation, she pursued higher education to provide a strong foundation for her family despite struggling with periodic […]