Be A Champion

Join the Fight

The fight to end generational urban poverty and gang violence isn’t an easy one. That’s why we need your help. College Bound is excited to announce a new way to engage with our mission of equipping students with the attitudes, skills, and experience to graduate college: College Bound Champions (CBC). CBC is a professionals group that offers networking, volunteering, and fundraising opportunities as well as involvement in initiatives that will transform communities through education. Explore the commitments and benefits of becoming a Champion below.

  • Donate and/or raise $500 (minimum) annually for College Bound Dorchester. You can donate $250 dollars personally and get people in your network to donate the remaining $250 or any combination of personal contributions and/or solicited support
  • Volunteer at a CBC event (minimum of one per year)
  • Attend a service day at College Bound Dorchester (minimum of one per year)
  • Serve as an ambassador, spreading the word about what College Bound is and what we do to your network
  • Invite your personal and professional network to CBC activities
  • Deepen your engagement with the community and change the lives of proven-risk youth in the Greater Boston Area
  • Networking opportunities with College Bound Board of Directors, staff, fellow CBC members and their networks
  • Two discounted tickets to the annual College Bound Gala
  • Tax deductible charitable contributions
  • Build professional networks
  • Eligibility to run for Leadership positions and vote in CBC elections



Becoming a Champion opens up more opportunities for our students to succeed, and for you to become more involved in the community in a social and meaningful way. Complete our membership application and start transforming neighborhoods. If you have questions or would like additional information about College Bound Champions, please contact Debbie LaRocque.