First Generation Harvard Alumni (FGHA) Celebrates 

National First Generation College Student Day


Be First Again

Fundraising Campaign


In support and celebration of National First Generation College Student Day, First Generation Harvard Alumni (FGHA) introduces the Be First Again fundraising campaign.  FGHA’s mission is to support the Harvard first-gen community, both students and alumni. In celebration of the first-generation student experience at Harvard and to continue to achieve this mission, FGHA invites you to Be First Again.


This weeklong fundraiser, kicking off on Monday, November 4th, seeks 118 donors by National First Generation College Student Day (11.8.2019).


The funds raised during the Be First Again campaign support:

PRIMUS student community programming such as:

First-Generation Commencement Ceremony

Harvard Representation at First Gen Conferences and Programs

PRIMUS Event Sponsorships

Future First-Generation Initiatives such as Scholarships or Awards

First generation college student mentorship programming  

Alumni community programming such as: 

Regional networking activities

Career resources


To contribute to the Be First Again Campaign, input a contribution amount below. Your contribution creates and sustains resources for first-generation Harvard students and alumni to succeed at Harvard and beyond. If you have any questions or concerns regarding donations, please email our Treasurer, Lenica Morales-Valenzuela.

First Generation Harvard Alumni (FGHA) Inc is a 501(c)3 organization. Therefore, donations may be tax deductible. Any donation receipts will be sent at the end of every month to the addresses you provide.

If you'd like your donation to be "Anonymous", please put so in the "Special Instructions" section of the donation. 

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Be First Again