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Our programs seek to expand opportunity for low-income people so they can gain the tools and supports needed to lead self-determined lives and join the economic mainstream.
We deploy an array of grantmaking and social investing tools – usually in partnership with nonprofit, public, private and philanthropic organizations – to address society’s most intractable problems.
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A database of grants awarded since 2009, updated quarterly.
The foundation invests in people and practices that work to reduce vulnerability and build stronger, more sustainable communities statewide.
Fair Food Network works with a diverse network of partners and pioneer solutions that support farmers, strengthen local economies, and increase access to healthy food—especially in underserved comm
The college coaching program offers personalized, near-peer mentoring and a strong support network to guide motivated students to and through college. This grant enables College Forward to sca
The institute supports nonprofit resource mobilization and sustainability in South Africa and neighboring countries. This financial amendment to Inyathelo covers the costs of managin
The Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation (FCCP) is a network dedicated to the conviction that all people deserve a voice in the democratic process and which supports the philanthropic communi
The Center for Planning Excellence will provide training and technical assistance to Louisiana communities at increased flood risk due to climate change, including those whose residents likely
The nonprofit organization partners with other stakeholders to design a food system that upholds the fundamental right to healthy, fresh, sustainably grown food. The grant will improve nutriti
The University of Texas at Austin is one of the nation’s most prominent public flagship institutions. The university’s Charles A.
Since 2005, Inyathelo has managed Kresge’s $10.5 million Special Initiative in South Africa, which sought to build the private advancement capacity at five large teaching institutions.
The university is working with the Michigan College Access Network, which seeks to increase college readiness, participation and completion rates in Michigan, particularly among low-income, first-g
The alliance is a data-driven education collaborative which works to build an education pipeline to Austin to influence the regional economy.
The center sponsors Bridge magazine, a digital magazine for news and awareness. Funding will support three years of policy-related journalism on post-secondary education issues.
The statewide civic engagement group works to shift state power through community engagement, advocacy and leadership development.
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