In February 2020, NCAN shared a new report showing how 20 school districts and partners across the United States worked to change their postsecondary advising approach as a part of the To & Through Advising Challenge. A panel highlighting five of these school leaders discussed how their districts embraced data-informed collaborations to improve students success beyond high school. Program officer Robyn Attebury Ellis and board member Adrianna Smith, attended the report release along with fellow community partners, to listen and learn about how districts have made strategic investments in college success, including peer mentors influencing college enrollment behaviors, communications campaigns showing families multiple pathways, and more!
#Community is the Crimsonbridge Foundation’s commitment to participate, engage, listen, and learn with the communities we support. It is a team driven social philanthropy initiative to take relationships beyond grant proposals and engage directly with partners to better understand challenges, identify solutions, leverage new resources, celebrate success, and build community. It’s our approach to philanthropy and community partnership.