Making dreams come true one princess at a time!
To advocate the importance of receiving an education by inspiring and encouraging underprivileged high school students who have achieved academic excellence, even as they've faced obvious uncertainty and overcome adversity, by rewarding them for their perseverance and determination despite their circumstance.
Approximately 400,000 low-income high school students across the country graduate every year in the top 20% of their high school class but do not pursue post-secondary education, therefore it is our responsibility and our
In addition to monetary donations, we also need makeup artists, hair stylists, tailors, photographers, and transportation in order to make these dreams a reality. Volunteer your services here!
We collect gowns worn by celebrities to awards shows, parties, premieres, and charity events and distribute them to outstanding students from impoverished communities who will wear them to senior prom.
*Graduation rates for African-American, Hispanic, & low-income students are lower still, hovering at slightly more than 50%
*Every day almost 7,000 students dropout of HS, annually that adds up to about 1.2 million students
*Blacks, Hispanics, & American-Indian students...are more likely to drop out than they are to receive a diploma...& are 3x more likely to live in poverty
President and Founder
A PRINCESS FOR A DAY
We are a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to advocating the importance of receiving an education. With your help APFAD can change hundreds of lives. No donation is too large or too small. So donate today!
Our very own Princess Sam chatting it up with
President Obama at the White House Science Fair!