Watch the VIDEO from an unforgettable night celebrating 15 years of the CollegeBound Initiative! See the FILMS honoring NY Mets Curtis Granderson, Calamos Investments CEO John Koudounis, and NBC’s Al Roker and ABC’s Deborah Roberts!

CBI 15th Anniversary Gala Showcase

John S. Koudounis

Curtis Granderson

Deborah Roberts and Al Roker

See also CBI student Josephine’s surprise college acceptance with Usher!

We are grateful to supporters like you who made the 15-year CBI Celebration a great success!

On May 26, 2016, our wonderful guests joined us in celebrating the more than 15,000 New York City students served by the CollegeBound Initiative.

We are grateful to this year’s honorees:

| Curtis Granderson, NY Mets

| John S. Koudounis, CEO, Calamos Investments

| Deborah Roberts and Al Roker, ABC News Correspondent & Host/Weatherman of NBC’s TODAY Show

As we look ahead to the 2017-2018 school year – when CBI Directors of College Counseling will be in 35 schools serving 18,000 young women and men — your ongoing support will continue empowering our students to pursue their dream of going to college!

Make a gift – Visit our donate page here.