Expanding opportunities in America’s cities

Teach for America Inc.

New York, New York
$1 million



Established in 1990 as a national corps of college graduates who teach in underserved schools, Teach for America has become a network of 24,000 individuals and a conduit of committed educational leaders. Using this four-year grant, the organization is reestablishing its site in Detroit, and recruiting, training, and placing up to 300 corps members in Detroit public and charter schools.