Believe in my American Dream

THEY COME FROM THE NORTH SIDE, WEST SIDE, SOUTH SIDE AND SUBURBS.

They are no strangers to adversity and conquer challenges head on. They represent the Chicago-area’s rich cultural diversity. Most importantly, they know getting an education is the key to their success. And, with the help of the Pullman Foundation, they are achieving their American Dream.

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Support the dreams of the next generation

In the 1950s, The Pullman Foundation

was one of the first foundations to award scholarships to women and people of color to attend college.

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More than 14,000 people

have received Pullman Foundation Scholarships.

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News That Matters
Dr. Gregory Duick: Receiving my scholarship was "a dream come true"

01.03.19

In the fall of 1964, Gregory Duick (Knox College ’68) boarded a Santa Fe train at Union Station in Chicago headed for Galesburg, Illinois. Wearing a red windbreaker jacket and suitcase in hand he arrived in Galesburg and walked to the Knox College campus… and the rest is history. “My…

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