Our Mission

We help students make opportunities happen.

Every student deserves a chance to forge their own route to a bright future – no matter where they’re from, or what resources are available to them. For 26 years, we’ve worked side-by-side with schools, colleges and businesses to help students find their own brilliant pathways by becoming college and career ready.

National Conference

Save the date! This year’s conference will take place on November 1-2 in Bolton Landing, NY.

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Summer Gala

CFES Brilliant Pathways is hosting a summer gala on Saturday, July 13 with 100 percent of the proceeds to support rural schools and underserved students in high-need communities.

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Learn about the success of the CFES Brilliant Pathways program in rural Central New York State in this article from the Utica Observer-Dispatch: Program helps students demystify path to higher education.

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