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    I’m writing to ask for your help with our Fire/Police/EMS Cadet camp that focuses on career development. The California Cadet Academy is exposing kids to a college environment while providing basic training in Firefighting, Law Enforcement and Emergency Medical Service. The Academy is run by Deputy Sheriffs, Police Officers & Firefighters from the Bay Area who volunteer their time to keep kids off the streets.

    Our academies are one week in duration and are designed to get kids excited about education. We train kids aged 13 to 19 who are looking for a rewarding career and chance to make a difference in our community. The students learn lifesaving skills while preparing themselves for the future. You can visit our website at www.Calcadet.com to see pictures and videos of our past cadets in action.

    Quick Facts: 100% of our senior cadets have gone on to graduate from high school. 73% of those graduates are attending college. 33% of our graduates have entered police and fire explorer programs and 20% have become full-time Firefighters or Paramedics.

    We are requesting your assistance to send a kid to camp. We provide sponsorships to underprivileged kids who would otherwise not be able to attend our program. Every year we get more requests then we are able to fund due to financial shortfalls.

    We want to help every kid in California succeed in life and become productive members of our community. The only thing preventing us from saving these kids is financial support. Sponsorships range from any amount possible to $25,000. We want our sponsors to partner with us and help raise the standards of youth throughout our communities.

    We invite our sponsor to attend out graduation ceremony at the end of each camp session. This gives you the opportunity to see firsthand the progress of the kids that you have helped. I want to thank you for your consideration and appreciate your time to review this request.

    The California Cadet Academy is a 501 (c) 3 California non-profit organization Federal Tax Identification Number #54-2186405. All donations and sponsorships are tax deductable.


    Lieutenant Corey Morgan
    California Cadet Academy

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