Florin High School senior Melanie Ocon, 17, works on homework at home in south Sacramento. She will be the first in her family to graduate from high school and, if all goes as planned, she will be the first to attend college. The Center for Land-Based Learning is asking Book of Dreams readers to help Ocon and other college-bound students by funding scholarships that would provide a laptop computer and other college essentials for 10 deserving students.
Florin High School senior Melanie Ocon, 17, works on homework at home in south Sacramento. She will be the first in her family to graduate from high school and, if all goes as planned, she will be the first to attend college. The Center for Land-Based Learning is asking Book of Dreams readers to help Ocon and other college-bound students by funding scholarships that would provide a laptop computer and other college essentials for 10 deserving students. Lezlie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com
Florin High School senior Melanie Ocon, 17, works on homework at home in south Sacramento. She will be the first in her family to graduate from high school and, if all goes as planned, she will be the first to attend college. The Center for Land-Based Learning is asking Book of Dreams readers to help Ocon and other college-bound students by funding scholarships that would provide a laptop computer and other college essentials for 10 deserving students. Lezlie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com

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December 12, 2014 05:12 PM

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