Adam Torres and Jeffery Beckham Jr discuss Chicago Scholars.
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Chicago Scholars is celebrating its 25th Anniversary of helping students succeed. In this episode, Adam Torres and Jeffery Beckham Jr, CEO of Chicago Scholars, explore the past of Chicago Scholars and future expansion plans for the organization.
About Jeffery Beckham Jr
Jeffery is a business professional with over sixteen years of experience in business development, sales and marketing, external affairs, and technology. He builds great teams and has expertise in organizational leadership and creating partnerships to achieve strategic goals.
About Chicago Scholars
Chicago Scholars is a 501(c)(3) foundation, formed in 1996 to help under-resourced and academically ambitious Chicago high school students attend and graduate college. During this 20-year period, we have developed and refined our seven-year college to career access and success program to serve 2,500 students who have attended 313 highly rated colleges in the U.S. Chicago Scholars is nationally recognized for its best practices model. We are growing to serve 4,000 students by 2019.