During the summer of 2014, PFF sponsors supported 129 students as they gained valuable business and life skills. This was due to our strong relationships with our area high schools and college partners.

High School Partners

Our high school partners encourage relationships between their counselors and PFF staff and provide meeting space.

Richmond High School Partners

  • Armstrong
  • Franklin Military Academy
  • George Wythe
  • Huguenot
  • John Marshall
  • Open
  • Richmond Community
  • Thomas Jefferson

Henrico County High School Partners

  • Hermitage
  • Henrico
  • Highland Springs
  • J R Tucker
  • Varina

Goochland County High School Partner

  • Goochland

College and University Partners

Our college and university partners help show students the range of higher education opportunities available, help them make informed choices about the colleges to attend and assist students in navigating the college application process.

Senior College and University Partners

Our senior college and university partners participate in our College Visits program by providing transportation to and from campus, campus tours, admissions overviews and lodging, if needed. They also waive application fees for students who apply to them through PFF’s College Link program and fund our summer Intern Coordinator positions.

Our Senior Partners are:

  • James Madison University
  • Virginia Tech

Junior Partners 

Our junior college partners participate in our College Visits program by providing transportation to and from campus, campus tours, admissions overviews and lodging, if needed.

Our Junior Partners are:

  • The College of William and Mary
  • Mary Baldwin College
  • Hampden-Sydney College
  • Longwood University
  • Randolph-Macon College
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Virginia State University
  • University of Richmond
  • University of Virginia

The New Horizons Program is a collaborative program between Partnership for the Future and The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges (VFIC) to help Richmond’s minority students reach their full potential by providing greater access and opportunity to attend Virginia’s leading private colleges and universities. Our definition of college readiness as it relates to New Horizons is: Getting more Richmond minority students ready for college while also getting Virginia’s private colleges ready to help these students succeed. Below are the colleges and universities affiliated with the VFIC.

  • Bridgewater College
  • Emory & Henry College
  • Hampden-Sydney College
  • Hollins University
  • Lynchburg College
  • Mary Baldwin College
  • Marymount University
  • Randolph-Macon College
  • Randolph College
  • Roanoke College
  • Shenandoah University
  • Sweet Briar College
  • University of Richmond
  • Virginia Wesleyan College
  • Washington and Lee University