David Rojas, Jr.

Founder and CEO, The Alliance 98 (TA98)

2021 Chicago Peace Fellow

David Rojas Jr. is the founder and CEO of TA98, a social enterprise providing a range of services and youth-focused programs, including employment, entrepreneurship, education, and international development. David is a Davis “100 Projects for Peace” recipient, designing a paid summer internship program for first-generation college students in his neighborhood of South Lawndale (Little Village.) David transformed the summer internship program into TA98. He is a proud Little Village – Social Justice High School graduate and a Posse Scholar earning his Bachelor of Arts in Hispanic Studies with a concentration in global community development from Connecticut College in 2014. In 2019, Chicago Scholars named David a 35 under 35 for his work in the community. He earned an Executive Certificate in Social Impact Strategy from the Center of Social Impact at the University of Pennsylvania in 2020.

Subscribe to the newsletter

Goldin Institute

1235 A N Clybourn Ave. #327
Chicago, IL 60610
+1 (312) 951-1691

Goldin Institute Colombia

Carrera 3 # 17 Sur – 96
Mall Meridiano Novaterra
Mosquera, Cundinamarca, Colombia
+57 315 876 5443

Goldin Institute Tanzania

Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road
Alliance Française Building
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 784 359 641

Privacy Preference Center