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Creative Campaigns Improving College Chances

It takes commitment and ingenuity to run successful campaigns to get your friends and classmates to make an education plan for life after high school. PeerForward’s 100 teams of Peer Leaders have shown both throughout the school year. Here are some of our favorite campaign... Read More

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PeerForward Featured in Stanford Social Innovation Review

We are honored to be featured in the prestigious Stanford Social Innovation Review for our recent work redeveloping our business model to serve more students. The article focuses on two organizations that seem to have nothing in common – PeerForward (formerly known as College Summit)... Read More

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WV School System Recognizes PeerForward Peer Leaders

The director of federal programs for Lincoln County High School recently warmly praised the PeerForward program, which began at the Home of the Panthers this past school year. Director Kirk King was speaking at the May 17, 2016 regular session of the Lincoln County Board... Read More

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PeerForward Teams Up with Reach Higher for College Signing Day

PeerForward will be collaborating with the First Lady’s Reach Higher initiative to celebrate graduating seniors, showcase our student leaders and inspire more young people to take the first steps on their journey to higher education. College Signing Day provides a unique opportunity for our Peer... Read More

Prince George’s County, MD Adopts PeerForward District-wide

One of the nation’s largest school districts, Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) just outside of Washington, D.C., just announced that beginning this spring, all 29 high schools in the county will launch the PeerForward program. “We recognize that graduating our high schools is not... Read More

Educator and College Access Expert Keith Frome Named CEO

Keith Frome, an educator and innovator, has joined PeerForward as the organization’s CEO. PeerForward is one of the nation’s largest non-profits dedicated to college access, increasing the likelihood that low-income youth enroll in and graduate from college and other post-secondary institutions. It serves 36,000 low-income... Read More

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