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Recognition

As a result of the impressive program outcomes, Bridges to a Brighter Future has been recognized nationally and locally. Most notably, Bridges was recognized as a national model by the National Summer Learning Association with the Summer Excellence Award (2009).

Other State and Local Awards Include:

- Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award Finalist (2012)

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- William S. Hummers Community Service Award, Sunbelt Human Advancement Resources, Inc. (SHARE) (2012)

- Diversity Leadership Award, Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards (2009)

- Reader’s Choice Award, G-The Magazine of Greenville (2009)

 

Reports

- Blueprint for Success: Case Studies of Successful Pre-College Outreach Programs (2012) - Bridges to a Brighter Future was featured as one of ten college access programs in the country to be cited in the Educational Policy Institute’s National Study, “Blueprint for Success: Case Studies of Successful Pre-College Outreach Programs.”

- National Dropout Prevention Newsletter (2010)

- Featured for excellence in program culture in the Summer Starts in September Program Planning Guide

 

Media

- Essence Magazine (May 2010)

- U.S. Department of Education, Education News Parents Can Use (June 2009)

- SCETV, Speaking of Schools (2012, 2010, 2006)