College Forward

Austin, TX

College Forward is a nationally-recognized, near-peer coaching program that pairs recent college graduates with students who are underserved to empower them to achieve their post-secondary goals. From the initial choice to attend college until they walk the graduation stage, students gain invaluable access to our expert resources and highly individualized coaching. Programs aim to give every student the tools, skills, and confidence they need to succeed—in their journey toward a post-secondary degree and for their careers ahead.

The WFF has proudly supported College Forward since 2005.  Grant awards to date:  ~$550,000.