Joshua’s Pittsburgh Promise Success Story
The Pittsburgh Promise began in 2007, and since then has made higher education a reality for more than 5,000 students from the Pittsburgh Public School District. The Pittsburgh Promise helps students obtain their goals.
Joshua a graduate of Taylor Allderdice High School in 2008 pursued a college education at Penn State University, and now works in the marketing industry.
The scholars of the Pittsburgh Promise are encouraged to work hard, and go for their dreams. “For some of our kids the light bulb came on early, for some of them it hasn’t yet come on; so we do everything we can because it’s never too late for the light bulb to come on,” Saleem Ghubir, executive director.
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