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Degrees Of Change

Our Programs

INVESTING IN HOMEGROWN LEADERSHIP

We believe in the potential of all students to succeed and lead, and all communities to thrive.

Our programs prepare diverse, homegrown leaders to succeed in college and use their degrees to build more vibrant and equitable communities. From college classrooms to nonprofit board rooms, from research labs to law firms, from tech startups to neighborhood coalitions, our scholars are changing the face of leadership.

Leveraging rigorous evaluation and cutting-edge technology, we’ve developed programs and tools that are uniquely tailored to the communities they serve. In collaboration with carefully identified partners, these innovative programs identify and support the next generation of community leaders on the path to meaningful careers and life-long impact.

See below to learn more about each individual program and their game-changing outcomes.

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Since 2002, 900+ trailblazing leaders unleashed

Only 40% of all students from low-income families who start college ever graduate. See how our scholars double that rate as they defy the status quo.
Our Impact