- One is now a doctor who specializes in internal
medicine and lives in Florida.
- A young
woman who received some SELF help with her undergraduate work and then
with her pharmacy school fees is now employed as a licensed pharmacist
- A Livermore resident received loans to pursue her
certificate in massage therapy.
- In l995, SELF enabled a single mom
with a seven year old daughter to go to college and become an accountant.
- A young man from Viet Nam arrived in Livermore
just before he was ready to start high school. He learned English
while pursuing his studies. After
graduation, SELF assisted with his education, and he now designs computer
software in Silicon Valley.
- A local graduate studied engineering and is now
working as an engineer at Lawarence Livermore National Laboratory.
talented Livermore resident was helped by SELF to pursue a two year Master's
Degree in music. She
is now a professional opera singer and is getting excellent reviews for
- A young woman, who had received some undergraduate
help from SELF, had an opportunity to study in France for a year and
was awarded an additional loan for that purpose.
- In l976,
we awarded a loan to a Livermore man who had a passion for sailing
and became a sail maker of great ability. Eventually, he
designed and made the sails for one of the yachts in the Americas Cup
race. He is in the midst of a career change and attending a midwestern
university to pursue a degree in astro-physics.