• “I realized that there was a need, and that I had the ability to meet that need. How could I turn my back?”

    Ted Agoglia
    Founder First Response Team America
  • “I am convinced that every effort must be made in childhood to teach the young to use their own minds. For one thing is sure: If they don’t make up their minds, someone will do it for them.”

    Eleanor Roosevelt
    Former First Lady
  • “Make a career of humanity. Commit yourself to the noble struggle for equal rights. You will make a greater person of yourself, a greater nation of your country, and a finer world to live in.”

    Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Leader of the Civil Rights Movement
  • “Have a bias toward action – let’s see something happen now. You can break that big plan into small steps and take the first step right away.”

    Indira Gandhi
    Former Prime Minister of India
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  • The Foundation – We Transform Lives

    Mission

    The Change Create Transform Foundation believes in a holistic model anchored in universal values -

    • A world in which people have the power and opportunity to utilize their full potential and gifts
    • We realize this through our work with education, community, and leadership oriented missions and organizations

    Our Beliefs

                                                                                                              Vikki Pryor, Founder

  • How We Work

    The Change Create Transform Foundation was founded in 2010 as a 501(c ) (3) Private Foundation. We partner with and recognize individuals and organizations pursuing growth through goodwill in their commitment to education, community and leadership. Grants are made by invitation only.

    By offering resources and support, donors and supporters help transform lives. Although we do not actively solicit, we gratefully accept donations, in-kind contributions, and volunteers.

    Our Scholarships and unique programs:

    Develop Future Leaders • Champion Academic Excellence and Diversity • Improve Student Outcomes
    • Address Social Responsibility • Increase Graduation Success • Cultivate the Workforce & Economy
    • Strengthen Communities • Recognize Self Worth • Encourage Service & Philanthropy
  • Learn More

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  • Community

    We are a community which shares responsibilities-

    • We act in the best interests of our Scholars, Academic Partners, the Change Create Transform Foundation, and our world.
    • Every member of our community commits to fully participate and engage, based upon their experience, resources, and unique perspective.
    • Strength lies in our diversity, and the ability to participate authentically, listen actively, and grow courageously.
    Officers
    Vikki Pryor, JD, MBA, CPA
    Daniel V. Parker, Sr.
    Frank Montgomery, JD
    Board of Advisors
    Monique Blackwood, JD
    Marcia Cantarella, PhD
    Stephanie Fox
    Thomas Grayman, PhD
    Joseph Leake
    Jay Morris, PhD, JD, MBA
    Joshua Netter
    Dana LaCondre Nugent, MBA, CPA
    Samuel Osaro
    Elena Paulino
    Jocelyn Wright

    Faculty Council
    Jessica Harris, PhD, Chair
    Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville
    Horace Porter, PhD, Chair Emeritus
    University of Iowa, Retired
    Jeffrey Wisotsky, MFA
    Bronx Community College
    Erick Leggans, PhD
    Grinnell College
    Faith Taylor, PhD, MBA
    Montclair State University
    Charles Menifield, PhD
    Rutgers University - Newark
    Tolulope Odunsi, JD
    University at Buffalo School of Law School (SUNY)
    Jane Rhodes, PhD
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    Damani Phillips, DMusA
    University of Iowa
    Sheneeta White, PhD
    University of St. Thomas, MN

  • Supporters

    • PCSB Bank
    • Sharon Waters
    • MasterCard
    • Maureen Douglas
    • Dr. Jay Morris
    • Katrina Patterson
    • Linda Willet
    • Sebastian Rothwyn
    • Wells Fargo
    • Apple Bank
    • MasterCard
    • Siana McLean McDonald
    • Rachel Stack
    • Dr. Marcia Cantarella
    • Elena Paulino
    • Eon Nichols
    • Kate Wood
    • Marquis Miller
    • German & Debbie Aguiar- Velez
    • Bronx Community College
    • Eduardo & Conchitta Ballori
    • Karen Kaczmarski
    • Ilene Lang & Neil Berkson
    • Dr. Maryann Coffey
    • Teri McCaslin
    • Anthony Epps
    • Robert Perkins
    • Toni Fay
    • Vikki Pryor
    • Darlena Fulp
    • Sheila Stamps
    • William Hundley
    • Andre & Kathryn Swintek Dorra
    • Natalie Holder
    • John & Mary Tuller
    • Daniel Parker
    • Grace E. Vandecruze
    • Dorothy Pryor
    • Spencer & Florence Ware
    • Jackie Adams
    • Marva York
    • Josephine Nobles Floyd
    • Robert & Malene Brissett
    • Thelma Dye Holmes
    • Carol Matorin
    • Sara Valencia
    • Josh Netter
    • Monique Blackwood
    • Kojo Wallace
    • Tracey Daniels
    • Robert Catell
    • Ilene Wachs
    • Jason Taylor
    • HBO