"Work hard, be true to yourself, and stay positive no matter what!"

Bernard Abagali graduated from Right to Dream in 2008, having secured a student athlete scholarship to study at Kent School in Connecticut, USA.

Bernard excelled at Kent, earning All-State soccer honours three years in a row and helping Kent advance to the New England championship in his junior and senior seasons. In his senior year, he was awarded the Columbia Cup Award – Kent School’s highest honour awarded for a student who has made the most significant contribution to the school’s community.

In the Fall of 2011, Bernard began a scholarship placement at Hobart College, in the New York State and graduated in May 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media and Society.

Bernard recently received an MBA in Media Management from Wagner College. During his time at Wagner he produced and directed video content for Wagner Athletics. He is now pursuing his film career full-time, working at Folium Films in New York whilst also working on his crowdfunded documentary series 'The Rebellious Rise'.