Opening the Door to a Brighter Tomorrow


Dorson Community Foundation


The Foundation is dedicated to the mission of providing supplementary college readiness and career development enrichment to students from inner-city North Jersey so they can realize their full potential with the goal of continuing on to higher education.

Through our hallmark, tuition-free, four-year Dorson Scholars Program, we support highly motivated high school students with developing the personal, college, and career awareness and tools needed to succeed in college and beyond.


Providing inner-city youth with creative outlets, college readiness skills, and career development enrichment.

Alumni Profiles

Our alumni have gone on to college and beyond to further pursue their goals and become change-agents in their communities.

Get Involved

We offer a variety of ways for you to support our students through volunteer opportunities among our various programs.

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