American Graduate is an initiative of public media broadcasters across the country supported by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to help their local communities find solutions to the dropout crisis.

Louisiana Public Broadcasting(LPB) is proud to join more than 80 public radio and television stations and over 1,000 partners and at-risk schools across 30 states helping to keep more students on the path to a high school diploma.

American Graduate: Tina Holland

American Graduate: Jonathan Bloom

American Graduate: Darrell Moultrie

Baton Rouge Youth Coalition

American Graduate Champions:

An American Graduate Champion commits their time, skills and resources to make sure that young people succeed. He or she is an individual who plays an active role in improving educational outcomes for students. A champion is an adult who is active in the lives of young people or a volunteer who creates a positive environment daily for youth in their community.

Featured Champions:

Searching for Louisiana’s Young Heroes of 2019

Glen Big Baby Davis

Allie Segura

Dominique Ricks

Junnie Gage

Kidscam Camp