2015 Fast facts: Program established in 1991 • 388 students to date • 94% of Climbers enter college • 27 teachers assist with residential camp • 4 weeks of residential camp: $2,780 - Year round advocacy/follow-up: $1,325 - Total program value per child: $4,105 - Cost to the Climbers? $0 • $10+ million in scholarships have been awarded to Climbers since inception
The Jacob's Ladder story for 2015 includes building, acting, serving and growing. See just how far we have come this year, and what challenges lies ahead.
Climbers currently attend or are graduates of: VCU, Duke, University of Texas, Mary Washington, North Carolina Central, University of Richmond, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Stanford, Yale, Brown, Dartmouth, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago, Boston University, Old Dominion University, Georgetown, College of William & Mary, UNC - Chapel Hill, UVA, and Virginia Tech
Climbers who graduated high school this year (2015) are attending the following schools or universities: Hampton University and University of Virginia