Building Bridges in a Changing Climate

For at least the past decade, there has been a shift in the political climate in Los Angeles involving discipline and policing in public schools. This comes in reaction to a racialized school-to-prison pipeline stemming from the punitive “zero tolerance” discipline policies…

E.E. Just Goes Digital During COVID-19

COVID-19, or the novel coronavirus, tried to put a rift in the Summer Marine Science Camp, but the Bridge Builders Foundation did a strategic pivot and engaged a group of partner marine educators to be creative and build a lesson plan and provide instruction to give participating students a hands-on and engaging experience in the digital realm…

Beyond College Attendance

When capability meets opportunity, incredible things can happen. The more than eighty-five young men in colleges across the country who had the good fortune to come through the Bridge Builders Foundation’s (BBF) Start-to-Finish College Program are a testament to this truth…