Wayfarer, there is no path
Wayfarer, the only way Is your footprints and no other.

-Antonio Machado

October 1, 2014

Vamos! Scholarship 1st Annual Fundraiser

Raised $2,300. Event: fund-raised by running in the Twin Cities Marathon.

October 1, 2014
June 1, 2015

2015 Scholarship Awards Night

$500 scholarships were awarded to 4 students

June 1, 2015
November 15, 2015

Vamos! Scholarship 2nd Annual Fundraiser

Raised $5,000. Event: Multicultural Dinner in Carver, MN

November 15, 2015
June 1, 2016


2016 Scholarship Awards Night

$5,000 were given as scholarships to ten students. Each scholarship was worth $500.

June 1, 2016
November 15, 2017

Vamos! Scholarship 3rd Annual Fundraiser

Raised $5,000. Event: Pancake Breakfast in Carver, MN

November 15, 2017
June 1, 2018

2017 Scholarship Awards Night

$5,000 were given as scholarships to 5 students. Each scholarship was worth $1,000.

June 1, 2018
November 15, 2018


Vamos! Scholarship 4th Annual Fundraiser

Raised $5,000. Event: Fair Trade Global Market in Excelsior, MN

November 15, 2018
January 1, 2019

New Website is launched

Focus: sustainability, engagement and growth.

January 1, 2019
February 1, 2019

Kick-starter Grant from the Chaska Rotary Club

Rotarian Char Weber and former Chaska Rotary President helped us obtain this grant of $5,000 to help us raise awareness of the Vamos! Scholarship program in the community.

February 1, 2019
January 1, 2019

Service Project with Chaska Rotary Club during Taste of Chaska Event.

Thank you Char Weber for your support and leadership.

January 1, 2019
November 16, 2019

2020 Vamos! Scholarship Fundraiser coming!

5th Annual Fundraiser. Goal is $10,000 by Nov, 16 2019 4:00 p.m. Fundraising via GoFundme campaign (gofundme.com/Vamos2020). Dollar Matching Challenge opportunity of up to $3,000 by a generous donor.

November 16, 2019
November 15, 2019

Fair Trade Sale Fundraising Event @ Mt Calvary Lutheran Church in Excelsior, MN. Big Drawing event during this event.

Presenting former scholarship recipients invited to share their journey and how these opportunities helps them with their educational goals and dreams.

November 15, 2019
December 31, 2019

2020 Vamos! Fundraising update

Raised $6,307 via Gofundme, Fair Trade Global Market at Mt Calvary Lutheran Church, and 1st Annual Silent Auction! Thank you. Event Link: https://vamosmn.jllbmedia.com/vamos2020

December 31, 2019
May 1, 2020

2020 Scholarships Announced

Vamos! Scholarship will give five (5) scholarships worth $1,500 each totaling $7,500. These will be given to students from Chaska High School, in Carver County.

May 1, 2020
June 1, 2020

2020 Scholarship Awards @ Chaska HS ($1,500 each scholarship)

Congratulations to our recipients:
– Christopher Campos
– Judea Montoya
-Alejandro Perez Soberanes
– Michelle Rosas
– Ella White

June 1, 2020
May 1, 2021

2021 Vamos! Scholarship Fundraiser (virtual)

Due to Covid-19 our Fundraising efforts were 100% virtual. We run this campaign between Nov 15th through Nov 30th, 2020.
$3,500 was raised from generous donors this year.

Our compromise remains intact: to promote and work towards Equity and Opportunity for LatinX students in Carver County through Higher Education in College.

May 1, 2021
June 1, 2021

2021 Scholarship Awards @ Chaska HS ($1,500 each scholarship)

Congratulations to our recipients:
– Nicole Perez
– Samantha Ramboldt
– Dominique Sosa
– Jazlyn Vargas-Robles

June 1, 2021

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