Michael Carter


Founder & CEO, Strive for College

Michael Carter is the Founder & CEO of Strive for College, a national non-profit dedicated to alleviating the inequality in access to higher education. Launching Strive for College in his freshman year of college, Michael has since grown Strive into a national movement with chapters at college campuses across the country, helping hundreds of low-income high school students gain admission to universities. Michael received a full-tuition merit scholarship to attend Washington University in St. Louis and graduated cum laude in May, 2010.



Tuesday, October 09

Giving: One Matters, Presented by United Airlines

One dollar, one hour, one click. One matters. Despite a struggling economy, charitable giving has been on the rise. Now more than ever, one person... read more
Speakers: Jean Case, Michael Carter, Brad Newman, Andrew Young III, Sonya Jackson, Valerie Lies, Edward Norton, Helene Gayle, Kirsten Lodal, Valerie Lies
Albert Theatre @ Goodman Theatre 170 N. Dearborn Street

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