Giving Tuesday 2020

From Thanksgiving to Giving Tuesday every year is the only period where Trajectory Foundation actively fundraises.  So far this year our donations for students attending HBCUs have grown 135%, allowing us to grow from two scholarships to SIX while raising each scholarship value to $5,000 per year.  We plan to award at least two new scholarships in the Spring of ’21 giving us a total of EIGHT by this time next year.  We could not have this impact on young black students without your generosity and are thankful for your consideration of a donation during this trying year.

Congratulations to Our Newest 2020 Scholarship Recipients!

Davi’Ana Kirkland

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Davi’Ana will be a Junior at Clark Atlanta University majoring in Psychology.  She is from Sparks, NV via the Bay Area.  Please take a second to read her amazing story in the Reno Gazette Journal.  Her strength pulled her through difficult high school years and is combined with a positivity that is infectious, and we are thrilled to be able to support her as she pursues her desire to be a clinical psychologist.

Trevion Hopkins

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Trevion will be a sophomore at North Carolina A&T this fall after achieving a 3,7 GPA in her freshman year majoring in Criminal Justice.  Trevion is from the small, racially divided and economically challenged town of Roxboro, North Carolina. Her parents were factory workers until health issues caused financial stress on the family.  Trevion wanted her story to be different by attending an HBCU where the atmosphere feels like family.  Her goal is to return to her hometown and be part of the answer to social justice issues.

Janyah Morten

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Janyah is an incoming freshman at Fort Valley State University in Fort Valley, GA.  She is from Brunswick, GA, was raised by a single mother and has endured financial and personal hardships.  That experience has forged a unique combination of humility and deep determination to excel at school and become the first in her family to graduate from college.  She will be majoring in Political Science at Fort Valley State with the goal to pursue a career as an attorney.

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Scholarship Information

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Meet previous recipients

Recipients

01Our Story

“We often let things feel so big that we allow our inability to do everything undermine our determination to do something.”

02Our Guiding Principles

  • Support for Our Grant Recipients
  • Long-Term Financial Stability
  • Build Mutually Beneficial Partnerships with High Schools & HBCU’s

03Board Members

Rich Krigger, President & Founder and Calvin Simmons…