Our graduating high school Peer Leaders are taking the next big step on their postsecondary path, and we're thrilled to commemorate this milestone with them! That’s why we launched our #MovingForward campaign, a social media celebration of the colleges, military paths, and exciting opportunities our senior Peer Leaders are pursuing next. Check out their postsecondary paths: [gallery...

College and Major: Howard University ‘20, Finance Workshop: University of  Baltimore County, 2015 Workshop Roles: Peer Support Specialist - UMBC, 2016   Why was it important for you to come back and serve on an Alumni Support Team?  It’s the smallest things that make the biggest differences. My main thing is...

College and Major: Bowie State University ‘21, Criminal Justice Workshop: University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 2017 Workshop Roles: Peer Support Specialist - Washington College, 2019   Though her college journey has not been a walk in the park, Serenity is still pursuing her dreams of earning a degree. Read...

Two PeerForward Peer Leaders, Chidera Nnawuba and Matwos Tadesse, were awarded Posse Scholarship Awards at a January 8th ceremony at the Lincoln Theater in Washington, D.C. As part of the scholarship, The Posse Foundation selects high school seniors who display exceptional leadership qualities and sends...

[caption id="attachment_7544" align="aligncenter" width="573"] Peer Leader August Taylor delivering opening remarks at the VPP All-Stars Night.[/caption] On April 6, 2019, our partners at Venture Philanthropy Partners celebrated their 19-year legacy of bringing meaningful philanthropic investment and change to the Greater Washington region at their All-Stars Night....

Yesterday, we honored our nation’s leaders on Presidents Day. Today, join us in celebrating the more than 750 PeerForward Peer Leaders who are working hard to drive change in schools across the country. Our Peer Leaders know how to influence their peers, to make and execute...

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We’ve changed our name, but our mission and values are the same. After two decades of leveraging peer influence to guide more students to higher education, we’ve adopted a name that reflects the power of youth activation. Read more