• Organization TypeIndependent/None
  • Staff6-25
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2016


Basta is a nonprofit committed to closing the employment gap. Basta's model is focused on serving as the bridge between employers and an undertapped talent pipeline, first-generation college students. Basta does this through rigorous career-prep programs designed to support students in securing great jobs and internships, working with the larger non-profit ecosystem to provide high-quality career prep support to their students and building relationships directly with employers to serve as a talent pipeline for their hiring needs. MISSION To create a bridge of opportunity  between employers and first-generation college goers of color to increase knowledge workforce diversity at all levels VISION A world in which a college degree provides equitable access to a choice-filled life.  
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Staff at Basta have experience in


  • development
  • community
  • tertiary education
  • administration
  • international development


  • jamaica
  • united states


  • managerial experience
  • business development

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Brooklyn
  • 98 Berry St, Brooklyn, New York 11249, US
  • New York