Bridges2SuccessResearch funded by Urban Investment Strategies Center
Center experts provide research and program management support for Bridges2Success, an early childhood-to-career research and education initiative focused on helping males of color achieve academic and life success.
Bridges2Success (http://bridges2success.org) is an early childhood-to-career research and education initiative focused on helping males of color achieve academic and life success.
UNC Center for Community Capital experts provide research support and manage the Bridges2Success program in partnership with James H. Johnson Jr., director of the Urban Investment Strategies Center at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise and the William R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship.
Higher education significantly impacts economic mobility as well as financial security. Center researchers examine financial barriers to higher education success, such as student debt, as well as innovations in financial services that promote college access such as child/college savings accounts.