Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to Imani, Dwight, and Fahaun for being awarded the prestigious Oscar J. Tolmas Scholarship through the PLEASE Foundation. This scholarship is set up to honor the memory of Oscar J. Tolmas who generously formed the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust which supports other tax exempt organizations with their mission of helping others. Special thank you to trustees, Vincent Giardina and Lisa Romano for choosing our PLEASE students as this years' recipients.

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Top Taco

Top Taco 2021 will be held Thursday, October 28th, 2021 at Lafreniere Park.

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OUR Mission

The PLEASE Foundation provides mentoring, leadership training, and scholarships to at-risk students in New Orleans. The Foundation provides all the tools necessary for students to attend and succeed in college preparatory high schools. The ultimate goal is for each student to be accepted into college and achieve their greatest potential.

2014- 2021 high school graduates accepted into college.
College graduates.
Students currently attending college.
High school graduates.
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