Expanding opportunities in America’s cities
Memphis, Tenn.
$25,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The leadership-development organization works to advance diversity, increase innovation and promote civic engagement.

Little Rock, Arkansas
$250,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The association for the state’s 22 public community colleges seeks to enhance student success. This funding will support four years of the Student Success Center’s operating budget to provide

Ann Arbor, Mich.
$98,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

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

New York, New York
$100,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The community-based organization serving the Upper West Side and the rest of Manhattan and working to ensure that people have opportunities to make positive life choices.

Area served

New York, New York
Lansing, Mich.
$750,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

The trade association for Michigan’s 28 community colleges provides coordination, professional development and legislative advocacy for its members. For three years, this grant will assist MCC

Somerville, Massachusetts
$300,000

Awarded

Awarded:
2017

YouthBuild USA unites a network of 273 local YouthBuild programs in 45 states, Washington and the Virgin Islands engaging nearly 10,000 low-income young adults annually in education, job training a