About Us

Finding Inspiration in Every Turn

Our motto is simply to “Empower, Engage, and Educate!” Build 2 Lead works to empower, engage, and educate BIPOC youth, their families, and communities.

Our Vision: Build 2 Lead will uplift collective voices, increase social capital, and economic mobility for the sustainability of our BIPOC communities.
 

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Our Story

Through B2L Pathways participants and partners can find value in our “Building Blocks.” We use these blocks to develop pipelines to increase engagement, opportunities, and quality programmatic outcomes. Take a look at our “Building Blocks!”


BB1: Empower students within their K-12 educational institution. Deliver “B2L Virtual/Direct” content and start building a "Pathway to success!"
 
BB2: Engage students and families through strategic advocacy opportunities. Build authentic relationships, engage school and community careholders, and empower students collectively.


 BB3: Educate students and families within their communities! Deliver innovative civic engagement opportunities, accelerate economic mobility through workforce development strategies, and place-based initiatives

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Our Pathways to Sucess

Virtual/Direct Social and Emotional Learning, College & Career Readiness, and Goal Setting!!
 
Virtual/Direct Workforce Development through Social and Emotional Learning!!
 
Virtual/Direct Civic Engagement opportunities for youth, young adults, and adults!!

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Our Partners

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