BOA Grant Press Release
Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep is proud to announce the generous charitable grant received from Bank of America, a collaboration that aims to make a lasting positive impact on the North Texas community. This partnership is a testament to the shared commitment of both organizations to overcome barriers and create opportunities for growth, health, and prosperity in the region.
As part of its ongoing dedication to the community, Bank of America has directed grant funding to Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep to address key challenges and advance its mission of empowering students to reach their full potential. Through this strategic investment, Bank of America highlights its commitment to fostering responsible growth and supporting initiatives that uplift the community.
The grant from Bank of America will enable Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep to expand its programs and initiatives, directly impacting the lives of the 230 students and 88 alumni.
“For years, Bank of America has been a valued partner in our mission to provide quality education and opportunities to underserved youth,” said Dani Ray Barton, Interim President at Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep. “This grant represents a significant step forward in our shared goal of breaking down barriers and creating a brighter future for our students and their families.”
Bank of America and Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep’s partnership began in 2020.
“We are thrilled to continue our journey with Bank of America, amplifying the impact we can achieve together,” Barton added. “This partnership demonstrates the collective strength of our organizations in effecting meaningful change, and we look forward to building on our shared successes.”
As this partnership expands, Bank of America and Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep remain committed to working together to address the unique needs of the North Texas community and drive positive, lasting change.
“Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep’s dedication to educational equity and career preparedness resonates with who we are at Bank of America. Our commitment to workforce development and education begins in our schools. It is rewarding to partner with Cristo Rey Fort Worth College Prep to help ensure our youth are prepared to succeed and have the tools they need to thrive in college and beyond,” said Mike Pavell, Bank of America Fort Worth president.