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Dori Zanni

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I am an E.O.P.S student at the College of the Siskiyous. Six semesters ago I decided to come back to school to pursue my dream of becoming a nurse. However, I am a single mother with two kids and I am barely able to scrape by financially each semester. Fortunately, I have been privileged to have been an E.O.P.S/CARE student. Without their services I would not have been able to support my family and bear the cost for books, supplies and childcare. Due to the assistance I have received from E.O.P.S I now have the units to graduate with an A.A. degree and they have helped me with the cost of starting the nursing program. I owe a lot of my success to this program and without these services I know I would not have been able to succeed and pursue my dream. So please don't reduce funding that is helping single mothers like me to get off welfare, to pursue their dreams and most of all set a good example for their children on what an education can do for your life.