News + Press

Spring 2014

25th Anniversary Gala Raises More Than $3.6 Million

On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, The Posse Foundation held an elegant black-tie gala in celebration of 25 years of Posse Scholar success. More than 700 guests gathered at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan and helped raise more than $3.6 million to support the Posse program. Read More

Spring 2014

Posse Celebrates 25 Years of Success

This year, The Posse Foundation celebrates 25 years of successfully connecting talented public high school students to top-tier colleges and universities around the country. Posse Scholars lead on campus, persist and graduate at exceptionally high rates, and steadily climb the ranks in their chosen careers after graduation. Read More

Spring 2014

Denison Alum Wins Prestigious CDC Fellowship

Beza Ayalew, previously a McNair Scholar and a Fulbright Scholarship recipient, is now an APTR public health practice and policy fellow at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta, Georgia. Read More

Spring 2014

Vanderbilt’s 25th Posse Preparing to Lead

​This fall, the 25th Posse from New York City will matriculate at Vanderbilt University—Posse’s first institutional partner, which adopted the untested program in 1989. The newest class of Vanderbilt Scholars will join a rich tradition of leadership on campus and success in the classroom. Read More

Upcoming Events

Oct

7

Posse Houston Power of 10

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
6:00pm–8:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

The Grove Restaurant
1611 Lamar Street
Second Floor
Houston, Texas 77010

Oct

7

Posse New Orleans Power of 10

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
6:00pm–8:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Martine Chaisson Gallery
727 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
between Girod + Julia Streets

Oct

8

Posse Miami Power of 10

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
6:00pm–8:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Lisa + Mark Sanders Residence
Sunset Island I 
Miami Beach, FL 33140

Oct

8

Posse D.C. Power of 10

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
6:00pm–8:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

The Hamilton Live
600 14th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20005
(Please use the F Street entrance)

Oct

14

Posse Boston Power of 10

Honoring Posse's 15 Years of Impact in Boston

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
6:00pm–8:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce. This year, Posse Boston celebrates 15 years of identifying and supporting young leaders.

The State Room
Sixty State Street, 33rd Floor
Boston, MA 02109

5:30 p.m. VIP Reception

Oct

15

Posse Los Angeles Power of 10

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
6:30pm–9:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Greystone Manor
643 North La Cienega Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90069

Oct

23

Posse Atlanta Power of 10

Thursday, October 23, 2014
6:30pm–9:30pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Intercontinental Buckhead
3315 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30326

Oct

27

Posse New York Power of 10

Monday, October 27, 2014
6:30pm–8:30pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Rubin Museum of Art
150 West 17th Street
New York, NY 10011
(Between 6th and 7th Avenues)

Oct

29

Posse Chicago Power of 10

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
6:00pm–9:00pm

The Power of 10 is Posse’s signature fundraising event that recognizes the strength of a Posse of 10 dynamic students and celebrates diversity in higher education and the workforce.

Chicago Cultural Center
Preston Bradley Hall
78 East Washington 
Chicago, IL 60602

6 p.m. Cocktails
7 p.m. Program