What We Do

South County Cal-SOAP is a non-profit organization that works on several school campuses to help prepare low-income and first-generation students for college.

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Upcoming Events

We offer different events throughout the year offering services to students and for fundraising. See what events are coming soon!


South County Cal-SOAP presents AlumNight 2018.  Celebrate another year of creating educated communities, one underrepresented student at a time. The event takes place at Solis Winery on Thursday, June 21st, from 6:00 - 8:30 pm.  Tickets are $55 and include live music, local culinary delights, award-winning wines and a chance to win one of many drawing prizes!

100% of event proceeds fund scholarships for our college-bound Cal-SOAP students in the Aromas-San Juan, Gilroy, Hollister and Morgan Hill school districts.


Thursday, June 21, 2018

 6:00 - 8:30 pm


Solis Winery

 3920 Hecker Pass Rd

Gilroy, CA 95020




A message from our director

Erin Gemar
We believe preparing for college doesn't begin Senior Year but throughout a child's entire life.