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The Summerbridge Breakthrough Alumni Network (SBAN) is a community for fellow graduates and
former staff of Summerbridge Breakthrough “students teaching students” model programs.

SBAN promotes the lifelong learning, leadership and success of its members through the exchange of
knowledge, opportunities, and resources.

SBAN envisions generations of community-conscious leaders from diverse backgrounds whose
commitment to education, social justice, and youth development achieves equity for all


  • SBAN believes that our success as a network of lifelong learners is a shared responsibility; each
    member is both a contributory and beneficiary.
  • SBAN believes in an uncompromising to excellence in all that we do.
  • SBAN believes that the “students teaching students” model program deserves our unwavering
  • SBAN believes in embracing diversity in all its forms.
  • SBAN believes in maintaining equitable access to its resources for each individual member
  • SBAN believes that laughter and celebration are essential elements of successful collaboration.