In September, Trump ended DACA, an Obama-era program protecting young people who were brought to the United States illegally as children from deportation.
As the "Dreamers" as they're known, are illegal immigrants, they are not eligible to receive financial aid from the federal government, TheDream.US aims to offer these students up to $33,000 in financial aid spread over four years of college study.
Jeff Bezos' parents founded the Bezos Family Foundation, a philanthropy organization focused on charitable giving to education. At this time, 2,850 students are enrolled in the program.
The first cohort of TheDream.US students will graduate from college in May.
The money will help fund 1,000 college scholarships and is the largest donation yet to a fund established by Donald Graham, the former publisher of The Post who sold the company to Bezos in 2013.
"My dad came to the USA when he was 16 as part of Operation Pedro Pan", Jeff Bezos said in a statement accompanying the news, referring to his Cuban-American father, Mike Bezos. "My dad became an outstanding citizen, and he continues to give back to the country that he feels blessed him in so many ways", Bezos said.
"It is a shot in the arm for Dreamer students at a time when some are questioning whether they should be in the United States at all", she said in a statement.
Support from the tech community has been a great boon to TheDream.US, according to Marshall.
TheDream.US is a project of the New Venture Fund (NVF), which in 2015 reported $318 million in total revenue, including $315 million in contributions. Others include The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation; the Pershing Square Foundation; the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative; Bloomberg Philanthropies; Pierre and Pam Omidyar; the Robin Hood Foundation; The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation; the Ford Foundation; the PepsiCo Foundation; the Coca-Cola Foundation; and Don, Bill, and Steve Graham.
Finally, Courier Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of Southwest Airlines during the 3rd quarter worth about $208,000. Vantage Ptnrs Ltd Liability holds 0.23% in Southwest Airlines Co . (NYSE: LUV ). 5,559 were accumulated by Sawgrass Asset.
Meanwhile there's also integration with various health metrics, using a bevy of sensors within the thermostat itself. You can control the temperature, check the weather, monitor both indoor and outdoor air quality and more.
Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $9.2500 target. (NASDAQ:KTOS) has " Buy " rating given on Wednesday, June 28 by Noble Financial. Noble Financial reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Kratos Defense & Security Solutions in a research report on Saturday.
The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.01. Westwood Holdings Group Inc bought 109,991 shares as the company's stock declined 6.52% while stock markets rallied.
So did Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt , a frequent target of criticism over failings in the state-funded National Health Service. Labour has started the new year attacking her government's handling of the crisis-hit health service and railways.
Despite the cold weather, the district plans to serve lunch at several schools for those students in need of a meal. There will be a wind chill reading of between minus 1 and 4 with an east northeast wind of 8 miles per hour .
They are going to have several internet safety classes to teach others about sex trafficking and what you can do to help victims. Human trafficking is an estimated $150 billion industry worldwide, with commercial sex generating two-thirds of the profit.
They will report these one-night "point-in-time counts" later in the year to establish HUD's 2018 national homeless estimate. Local Massachusetts communities also report the number of persons experiencing long-term chronic homelessness decreased.
It dived, as 70 investors sold Kinder Morgan, Inc . shares while 353 reduced holdings. (NYSE: KMI ) for 48,700 shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $42,160.00, a P/E ratio of 33.71, a P/E/G ratio of 1.36 and a beta of 0.62.
The Spanish giants have won just nine of their first 17 matches and sit behind both Valencia and Atletico Madrid in the table. Madrid has been under increased pressure since it lost to Barcelona 3-0 at home in its last game of 2017.
Vikas is mean to Hina
The "Vikas City" task continued for another day where dictator Vikas convinced Shilpa Shinde to help him and press the buzzer. And while Bigg Boss 11 is now in its last leg, the reality show will be having some more twists coming up for the audience.
Kevin Gates Has Been Released From Jail
Gates' first sentence stemmed from his 2015 battery charge after an alleged altercation with a female fan at a Florida concert. Gates served 9 months of a 30-month sentence, and was released from East Moline Correctional Center on parole.
Senate committee advances Sunday booze sales bill
Both bills in the House and Senate would allow alcohol sales in grocery, convenience, liquor and drug stores from noon to 8 p.m. The Senate Public Policy Committee approved the bill, which will now make its way to the Senate floor.
WPA3 Wi-Fi protocol aims to improve security in 2018
WPA3 will adhere to the security demands of modern devices including Internet of Things (IoT ) and connected medical devices. Evolving security threats call for change in network security standards, which is why WPA3 has been so highly anticipated.