Founder, The Ever Forward Club
Ashanti Branch is the Founder of The Ever Forward Club, a non-profit that mentors underserved youth in middle and high school by providing them with safe, brave communities that build character and transform lives.
Ashanti was awarded a Fulbright Exchange Fellowship to India, a Rotary Club Cultural Ambassadorial Fellowship to Mexico, and a 2010 Teacher of the Year Award from the Alameda-Contra Costa County Math Educators. In 2017, Branch was awarded a fellowship from the national organization CBMA (Campaign for Black Male Achievement). In 2019, he received a fellowship from the Gratitude Networks, and was a top-three finalist for the LinkedIn Compassion award.