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Commemorating Juneteenth

Juneteenth serves as a day of reflection and reminder that we must continue to right the systems that allow racism and inequities to exist today. 

Braven Applauds Supreme Court’s DACA Ruling

Braven applauds the Supreme Court’s decision to allow Dreamers to continue to pursue their lives and work in our country.

A Letter from our Founder & CEO

As an organization, Braven stands in solidarity with the Black community against racism, oppression, and the violation of human rights. As a country, we need to do better — we cannot allow ourselves to become numb to the injustice that disproportionately affects the Black community daily. Read our Founder and CEO’s letter here.

2020 Jobs Report: Proving What’s Possible

Braven released its 2020 Jobs Report, and our biggest graduating class of Fellows are on the path to attaining the American Promise!

Braven’s Largest Class of Graduates Are Outpacing National Job Attainment Rates

Braven announced that its largest class of college graduates are outpacing national quality job attainment rates by 22 percentage points. In 2019, nearly 340 Braven Fellows graduated from college, more than doubling the number of Braven college graduates in the labor market, and 71% of this most recent class of Braven graduates have landed a […]

Braven’s Founder and CEO Selected for Obama Foundation Fellowship

Braven’s Founder & CEO Aimée Eubanks Davis was selected by the Obama Foundation to join the second ever Fellows class in 2019!

Salesforce.org Announces Major Education Cloud Updates, Invests $1.75 Million in College-Ready Nonprofit Organizations

Salesforce.org has announced a new data architecture to support lifelong learning, new capabilities for its Education Cloud, and more.

For the third year in a row, Braven Fellows are outpacing national job attainment rates

Braven Fellows who graduate from their university-embedded program are outpacing their peers by 23 percentage points in national job attainment.

Braven recognized as an Inaugural McNulty Prize Catalyst Fund recipient

The McNulty Foundation announced the inaugural recipients of the McNulty Prize Catalyst Fund, a new fund at the Aspen Institute to support innovative social ventures at vital inflection points. A total of $110,000 will be granted to six organizations around the world that have proven results and show great potential for further impact. Each is led by an Aspen Global Leadership Network (AGLN) Fellow using their entrepreneurial spirit and expertise to address critical global problems.

2017-2018 IMPACT REPORT

Braven’s mission is to empower untapped and underrepresented college students with the skills, confidence, networks, and experiences they need to put their education to work. This is possible only if we know exactly what is working. To that end, we’re eager to share our 2017-2018 Annual Impact Report.