Education is Freedom

Education is Freedom “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”~Nelson Mandela Education is Freedom (EIF) is dedicated to the development and delivery of programs to increase college entry rates among urban youth.

EIF was founded in 2002 with the creation of a board of corporate leaders who envisioned a world where every young person could pursue a college education. As business leaders, government officials and entrepreneurs, EIF’s board was and is committed to creating an educated workforce that could build effective companies and strong communities in today’s knowledge-based economy. EIF’s mission is to

EIF was founded in 2002 with the creation of a board of corporate leaders who envisioned a world where every young person could pursue a college education. As business leaders, government officials and entrepreneurs, EIF’s board was and is committed to creating an educated workforce that could build effective companies and strong communities in today’s knowledge-based economy. EIF’s mission is to

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Thank you 2022 Seniors, for applying to Dallas Works Summer Mayor's Internship Program, EIF would like to invite you to ...
09/15/2021

Thank you 2022 Seniors, for applying to Dallas Works Summer Mayor's Internship Program, EIF would like to invite you to "Seniors 2022 Virtual College Night".

Sign up now:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa28aa8-virtual

Dates: September 14-23, 2021
Time Slots: 5-5:45pm, 6-6:45pm, 7-7:45pm, 8-8:45pm

Thank you 2022 Seniors, for applying to Dallas Works Summer Mayor's Internship Program, EIF would like to invite you to "Seniors 2022 Virtual College Night".

Sign up now:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa28aa8-virtual

Dates: September 14-23, 2021
Time Slots: 5-5:45pm, 6-6:45pm, 7-7:45pm, 8-8:45pm

Thank you 2022 Seniors, for applying to Richardson's Summer Mayor's Internship Program, EIF would like to invite you to ...
09/15/2021

Thank you 2022 Seniors, for applying to Richardson's Summer Mayor's Internship Program, EIF would like to invite you to "Seniors 2022 Virtual College Night".

Sign up now:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa28aa8-virtual

Dates: September 14-23, 2021
Time Slots: 5-5:45pm, 6-6:45pm, 7-7:45pm, 8-8:45pm

Thank you 2022 Seniors, for applying to Richardson's Summer Mayor's Internship Program, EIF would like to invite you to "Seniors 2022 Virtual College Night".

Sign up now:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409084aaaaa28aa8-virtual

Dates: September 14-23, 2021
Time Slots: 5-5:45pm, 6-6:45pm, 7-7:45pm, 8-8:45pm

Our President and CEO Marcia Golden Page met with the new President of Texas Southern University Dr. Lesia L. Crumpton-Y...
09/10/2021

Our President and CEO Marcia Golden Page met with the new President of Texas Southern University Dr. Lesia L. Crumpton-Young

Welcome Back to School Students from Education is Freedom!!!
08/16/2021

Welcome Back to School Students from Education is Freedom!!!

Welcome Back to School Students from Education is Freedom!!!

Congratulations to Orlando W, winner of the Mavis Knight! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on Apri...
05/24/2021

Congratulations to Orlando W, winner of the Mavis Knight! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Orlando W, winner of the Mavis Knight! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Alexis S, winner of the Brandt Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on...
05/24/2021

Congratulations to Alexis S, winner of the Brandt Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Alexis S, winner of the Brandt Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Jessica S, winner of the Senator Royce West Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With...
05/18/2021

Congratulations to Jessica S, winner of the Senator Royce West Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Jessica S, winner of the Senator Royce West Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Kimberly R, winner of the Anchia Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars ...
05/18/2021

Congratulations to Kimberly R, winner of the Anchia Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Kimberly R, winner of the Anchia Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Romeo R, winner of the Maria Calderon Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the s...
05/14/2021

Congratulations to Romeo R, winner of the Maria Calderon Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Romeo R, winner of the Maria Calderon Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Danna R, winner of the Keyes Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on A...
05/14/2021

Congratulations to Danna R, winner of the Keyes Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Danna R, winner of the Keyes Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Bailee J, winner of the Randazzo Family Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the...
05/12/2021

Congratulations to Bailee J, winner of the Randazzo Family Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Bailee J, winner of the Randazzo Family Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Hamilton H, winner of the Freddie Sanders Memorial Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Eveni...
05/12/2021

Congratulations to Hamilton H, winner of the Freddie Sanders Memorial Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors!
#eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Hamilton H, winner of the Freddie Sanders Memorial Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors!
#eveningwiththestars2021

Hello Seniors,Chat with EIF's Master Class - Financial Aid Verification, May 12th from 5pm - 6pm, as we provide informat...
05/12/2021

Hello Seniors,
Chat with EIF's Master Class - Financial Aid Verification, May 12th from 5pm - 6pm, as we provide information to assist you with financial aid verification. Sign up at https://eifmcfav.eventbrite.com

Hello Seniors,
Chat with EIF's Master Class - Financial Aid Verification, May 12th from 5pm - 6pm, as we provide information to assist you with financial aid verification. Sign up at https://eifmcfav.eventbrite.com

Congratulations to Caleb A, winner of the Biegler-Knape! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April...
05/11/2021

Congratulations to Caleb A, winner of the Biegler-Knape! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Caleb A, winner of the Biegler-Knape! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

THANK YOU to artist SaulPaul for performing at #eveningwiththestars2021 and giving our EIF Scholars an inspiring message...
05/11/2021

THANK YOU to artist SaulPaul for performing at #eveningwiththestars2021 and giving our EIF Scholars an inspiring message to “Be the Change.”

THANK YOU to artist SaulPaul for performing at #eveningwiththestars2021 and giving our EIF Scholars an inspiring message to “Be the Change.”

Congratulations to Khalyl W, winner of the Chairman's Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the star...
05/05/2021

Congratulations to Khalyl W, winner of the Chairman's Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Khalyl W, winner of the Chairman's Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Rosalba T, winner of the Chairman's Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the sta...
05/04/2021

Congratulations to Rosalba T, winner of the Chairman's Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Congratulations to Rosalba T, winner of the Chairman's Scholarship! We gave out 150 scholarships at Evening With the stars on April 28th. Join us in congratulating these outstanding seniors! #eveningwiththestars2021

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is TONIGHT!! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with scholarships t...
04/28/2021
Sixth Annual Evening With the Stars

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is TONIGHT!! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with scholarships to help cover books, travel, and other costs not funded by financial aid. To register and receive the streaming link, visit https://ewts2021.eventbrite.com.”

Evening With the Stars is a fundraiser & scholarship reception put on by Education is Freedom honoring the top seniors from 34 high schools.

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is TOMORROW NIGHT!! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with scholar...
04/27/2021
Sixth Annual Evening With the Stars

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is TOMORROW NIGHT!! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with scholarships to help cover books, travel, and other costs not funded by financial aid. To register and receive the streaming link, visit https://ewts2021.eventbrite.com.”

Evening With the Stars is a fundraiser & scholarship reception put on by Education is Freedom honoring the top seniors from 34 high schools.

04/26/2021

More Education is Freedom stars are dressed to the nines and ready for the virtual gala. Do you have your ticket? Go to ewts2021.eventbrite.com for more information.

04/26/2021

More Education is Freedom stars are dressed to the nines and ready for the virtual gala. Do you have your ticket? Go to ewts2021.eventbrite.com for more information.

04/22/2021

The Education is Freedom stars are dressed to the nines and ready for the virtual gala. Do you have your ticket? Go to http://ewts2021.eventbrite.com for more information.

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is ONE WEEK from today! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with sch...
04/21/2021

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is ONE WEEK from today! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with scholarships to help cover books, travel, and other costs not traditionally funded by financial aid. To register for the virtual event and receive the streaming link, visit https://ewts2021.eventbrite.com.”

Our annual scholarship event, Evening With the Stars, is ONE WEEK from today! Join us to honor 150 EIF Scholars with scholarships to help cover books, travel, and other costs not traditionally funded by financial aid. To register for the virtual event and receive the streaming link, visit https://ewts2021.eventbrite.com.”

Better Living with EIF's very own Mark Okada on NewsRadio 1080 KRLD AMhttps://omny.fm/shows/better-living/better-living-...
04/19/2021
Better Living: Mark Okada from Education is Freedom - Better Living - Omny.fm

Better Living with EIF's very own Mark Okada on NewsRadio 1080 KRLD AM
https://omny.fm/shows/better-living/better-living-mark-okada-from-education-is-freedom?in_playlist=better-living!podcast

In this week’s edition of Better Living, Chris Arnold will talk with Mark Okada from Education is Freedom, who helps to place higher education advisors in traditionally underserved high schools to help students with college, career and life readiness. Up next is Antong Lucky from The Urban Special...

Chat with EIF's Master Class - Resume, April 14th from 4:30pm - 5:30pm, as we provide information to assist you with com...
04/11/2021

Chat with EIF's Master Class - Resume, April 14th from 4:30pm - 5:30pm, as we provide information to assist you with completing resumes. Sign up at https://eifmcr.eventbrite.com

Chat with EIF's Master Class - Resume, April 14th from 4:30pm - 5:30pm, as we provide information to assist you with completing resumes. Sign up at https://eifmcr.eventbrite.com

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1111 W Mockingbird Ln., Suite 1300b
Dallas, TX
75247

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Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

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Education is Freedom (EIF) is a nonprofit organization based in Dallas, Texas, which provides middle and high school students with support in identifying their post-secondary dreams, navigating the systems inherently connected with their choices, and persisting on their chosen paths. The EIF team is comprised of a select group of diverse, highly skilled, and passionate individuals who are committed to supporting students through the college and career journey. By creating authentic relationships based on empathy and honesty, Advisor’s motivate and guide students to paths leading to post-secondary opportunities and fulfilling career aspirations. The EIF program is supported through donor contributions, grants, and program service fees.

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Today is the day we have all been waiting for! Our Evening With the Stars Virtual Scholarship reveal is tonight at 7pm. Stay tuned and help us celebrate our Scholars throughout the day. Starting at 10am, we will be sharing our EIF Scholars appreciation pictures!!