Empowering students and educators to be their best.

The best proof that CFES’ methods work comes directly from the schools and students we serve. In the past 30 years, we’ve helped 30,000 students reach college—and build the skills they need not just to graduate, but live rewarding lives. Our members, and our students, often point to specific elements of our program as catalysts for their success. In reality, though, we’re just unlocking potential that’s already there.

Alumni at an event

Prepared for Launch

A mentor’s guiding hand. Building good habits. Simply knowing somebody believes in them. For CFES alumni, all these add up to success.

Sea Change

CFES has worked with more than 1,200 schools, in both rural and urban communities. Our most lasting legacy: Instilling a culture that expects success.