When Jacob Roundtree ’10 scored 1380 on his SATs, he and his father, Jacob Roundtree Sr., knew that it would take some creative financing to get Jacob Jr. into a top-flight school. Over the past 2 summers, they have raised $10,000 towards Colby tuition by selling bottles of Poland Spring water on the streets of Brooklyn.
The college-fund drive began two summers ago, when Jacob Roundtree Jr. was entering his junior year at Cardozo HS in Bayside, Queens. The honor student, now 18, was worried about how to pay for college.
Read the story in the New York Post: H2O Cash Flow