Giving back to the community is a requirement for graduating seniors at Basha High School, as part of their “Basha Gives Back” program.
After noticing how the pandemic affected teachers, Jadyn Ocampo started brainstorming with her mom, Sara Ocampo on how to help.
“What if we created a scholarship specifically for helping them pay off their student debt?” Jadyn Ocampo said.
Jadyn Ocampo said that, as the applications came in, she began to realize the amount of teachers who are still paying off student loans. The goal they created was $1,000 for one teacher in the district.
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