Bridge Builders Foundation

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Start-to-Finish Scholars Program Partnership with Austin D. Jackson’s African American Scholastic Achievement Initiative

Bridge Builders Foundation announced that former USC Trojan offensive lineman and current Miami Dolphin offensive tackle, Austin D. Jackson, will commit to a $100,000 investment in BFF’s existing platform that provides financial support, mentoring, and coaching for African American male high school seniors as they matriculate through college.

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Summer 2021 News Letter

Why do black people make up 8% of the population in Los Angeles, yet represent 34% of the 66,000 homeless people in L.A. County? Disturbing data in 2020 show that homelessness in Los Angeles increased by double digits from the previous year.

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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…

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Pacific Premier Bank Donates $100,000 in Support of The Bridge Builders Foundation’s Thriving Under The Influence Mentor Program

The Bridge Builders Foundation (BBF) is pleased to announce that Pacific Premier Bank has partnered to support expansion of the “Thriving Under The Influence” Mentoring program with a grant of $100,000…

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