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.
You’ve got this Fellows. Live Your Legacy.
Lupe Ruiz, a proud member of Braven’s first class of Fellows at National Louis University, made a commitment to herself that she would work extremely hard to chase after her dreams and live her legacy. That’s exactly why she enrolled at National Louis University. Read her story.
My First Experience Networking
Ashley Delgado, 2018 Fellow, has a passion for feminism and was determined to find a networking event surrounding women empowerment. Read about her experience at WIN – Women in Leadership Panel — a dynamic discussion for women that are leading in various industries.
Life Lessons from My Leadership Coach
Ashley Delgado, Spring 2018 Fellow and Program and Operations Intern, shares the life lessons she’s gained from having an incredible Leadership Coach at Braven.
Eubanks-Davis Makes Essence’s 50 Black Women Founders to Watch List
Aimee Eubanks Davis, Braven’s Founder and CEO, made Essence’s 50 Black Women Founders to Watch List. “If you want to know what it really takes to launch, run and grow a business, just watch Black women work”.
2016-2017 Braven 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 2016-2017 Braven Impact Report.
The Unexpected Value of the Liberal Arts
In his new book, You Can Do Anything: The Surprising Power of a ‘Useless’ Liberal Arts Education, author George Anders tells the story of Braven Rutgers-Newark Fellow Dyllan and Leadership Coach Josmar to illustrate the transformational nature of built-in career support for first-generation college students.