Expanding opportunities in America’s cities
Detroit
$275,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

Located in Detroit’s Midtown, Wayne State is a comprehensive university offering more than 350 academic and community programs. This two-year grant will support the Undergraduate Student Succe

New York, New York
$100,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

A think tank grounded in social and economic policy and nonprofit partner to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum.

New York
$781,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The organization provides research and counsel on charitable giving, develops philanthropic programs and offers program, administrative and management services for foundations and trusts.

Tempe, Ariz.
$1 million

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The foundation is serving as the fiscal sponsor and coordinator of the University Innovation Alliance, a coalition of 11 public universities. This two-year grant will be used to design and hos

Alexandria, Va.
$600,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The foundation supports the work and mission of the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, which is an organization of businesses working to advance their community.

Sacramento, Calif.
$325,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The foundation serves California’s 110 community colleges, providing resource development and advancement, program and grant management, system-wide purchasing, financial services, information-tech

Adelphi, Maryland
$150,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

This corporation of Maryland’s university system includes 12 institutions, two education centers and a system office to improve the quality of life throughout the state.

Portland, Ore.
$375,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

With a national network of 43 colleges in 23 states, the dropout-recovery program uses a college-based model to help homeless and other hard-to-serve students complete high school and earn college