Collective Liberty was selected as a finalist to participate in the MassChallenge Texas in Austin 2019 accelerator program. Collective Liberty was one of over 650 other startups to apply for the accelerator located in Austin, Texas. MassChallenge Austin accelerator Cohort members will receive access to MassChallenge’s global network, world-class mentoring from industry experts, tailored programming, free co-working space, and unrivalled access to corporate partners.
Collective Liberty CEO Rochelle Keyhan was selected as a 2019 Women’s Media Center Progressive Women’s Voices fellow. Progressive Women’s Voices is the premier media and leadership training program in the country for women. Representing a range of expertise and diversity across race, class, geography, sexual orientation, ability, and generation, participants receive advanced, comprehensive training and tools to position themselves as media spokeswomen in their fields, thereby changing the conversation on issues that fill headlines. Graduates join a network of alumnae who support each other in their media goals.
CEO Rochelle Keyhan is honored as the Thomson Reuters 2018 Global Stop Slavery Hero for her groundbreaking work connecting and convening anti-trafficking stakeholders to shift systems and push them to adopt best practices at scale. Six field partners in different law enforcement jurisdictions including major cities in CA and NY, as well as multiple non-profit partners, sent in heartfelt letters nominating Rochelle for the award. Watch her win the award here.