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All Education Nonprofits

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The "I Have A Dream" Foundation (IHDF) works to expand educational opportunity, with a focus on empowering students in low-income communities to achieve higher education.  IHDF provides its ‘Dreamers’ with guaranteed tuition... Read more Donate Now
Since 1981, 10,000 Degrees has been empowering underserved students to find a path to and through college, with unprecedented success. Its 18,500 alumni are outpacing national college completion rates by 55 percent. 84% of 10,000... Read more Donate Now
AARP Experience Corps (AARP-EC) engages well-trained, older adult volunteers to work one-on-one and with whole classrooms with elementary school students in their communities. The goal of the program is to build reading skills and to... Read more Donate Now
The Academy for College Excellence (ACE) is dedicated to ensuring that America's community colleges create a supportive and empowering learning environment for their most vulnerable students — those with a deep desire for a college... Read more Donate Now
Achievement First is a non-profit charter management organization (CMO) that operates a growing network of high-performing, college-preparatory, K to 12 public charter schools in Connecticut and New York. The mission of Achievement... Read more Donate Now
After-School All-Stars is the largest school-based, national after-school program provider in the country. ASAS serves over 82,000 low-income, at-risk youth at 453 Title I schools in 12 major cities across the country -- from New York... Read more Donate Now
At a time when 50-60 percent of some Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) subgroups have never enrolled in college—and with nearly half attending community colleges—the Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (... Read more Donate Now
Aspire Public Schools changes the odds for low-income students. It serves 12,500 California students in grades K-12 in six cities across the state. Though its students face significant challenges -- more than three quarters live below... Read more Donate Now
Derived from the Spanish word meaning “to advance,” AVANCE is a national nonprofit dedicated to providing innovative education and family support services to at-risk, impoverished families since 1973. Using a renowned dual... Read more Donate Now
BELL exists to transform the academic achievements, self-confidence, and life trajectories of children living in under-resourced, urban communities.  Because it believes in the tremendous potential of all children to excel, BELL... Read more Donate Now
CFY
CFY, a national nonprofit organization, is a leader in using digital learning to help low-income children do better in school. CFY is unique in that we operate both “in the cloud” (through PowerMyLearning.com, a free K-12 online... Read more Donate Now
The Charter School Growth Fund invests philanthropic venture capital in the nation’s highest performing charter school operators to dramatically expand their impact on underserved students. Read more Donate Now
Child FIRST (Child and Family Interagency Resource, Support, and Training) is an intensive, early childhood, two-generation home visiting intervention that works with a community’s most vulnerable young children (prenatal to age six... Read more Donate Now
Citizen Schools partners with high-need middle schools and districts to narrow the achievement and opportunity gaps by expanding the learning day, increasing students’ total learning time by 35-40%. Citizen Schools’ model uses hands-... Read more Donate Now
City Connects is an research-based system of student support that addresses the out-of-school factors impacting learning in high-poverty urban schools. City Connects identifies the strengths and needs of every student and links each... Read more Donate Now
City Year is an education-focused, nonprofit organization that partners with public schools to help keep students in school and on track to graduate. In 21 communities across the United States and through two international affiliates... Read more Donate Now
College Bound provides promising students from low-income backgrounds with the academic enrichment, social supports and life skills needed to achieve high-quality postsecondary degrees to prepare them for careers yielding family-... Read more Donate Now
College Forward is an Austin-based college completion program that begins in high school with a single goal: a bachelor's degree for every student. They provide intensive mentoring for low-income and first-generation students... Read more Donate Now
College Possible was founded as Admission Possible in 2000.  The organization’s entrepreneurial insight is its innovative use of AmeriCorps members for the delivery of college access and success services to low-... Read more Donate Now
For more than a decade, College Success Foundation (CSF) has provided thousands of low-income, underserved students with a unique integrated system of inspiration, support programming and scholarship funds that enable them not only to... Read more Donate Now
College Summit is an entrepreneurial organization that measurably and affordably increases college enrollment rates in low-income communities and seeks to raise the purpose of public education from issuing high school diplomas to... Read more Donate Now
Communities In Schools (CIS) is a dropout prevention organization with a mission to surround students with a community of support empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. CIS works within the public school system,... Read more Donate Now
Talent Development Secondary is a school reform model developed by Johns Hopkins University that focuses on providing students, teachers, and school leadership with the supports needed to ensure that every child graduates from... Read more Donate Now
Educare is a research-based model program of early childhood education that prevents the achievement gap by kindergarten, ensuring that at-risk young children begin school on-track for long-term success.  The Educare Learning... Read more Donate Now
Facing History and Ourselves combats racism, antisemitism, and prejudice and nurtures democracy through education programs worldwide. To help students make informed, ethical decisions, Facing History works with teachers, develops... Read more Donate Now
First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise working to end the crisis of knowledge poverty throughout low-income communities in the U.S. and Canada. Through unprecedented innovations and partnerships with publishers, corporations and... Read more Donate Now
Friends of the Children (FOTC) is a pioneering, research-based youth development and mentoring organization whose mission is to help the nation's highest risk children develop the relationships, goals and skills necessary to break the... Read more Donate Now
Global Writes is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote literacy, communication and collaboration among young people through the integration of performing arts and technology resources.   Their programs... Read more Donate Now
Great Hearts America is the national, non-profit growth and management platform for the Great Hearts Academies school model, whose K-12 charter model has been proven, in results and parental demand, through the scaled Phoenix-... Read more Donate Now
Green Dot Public Schools specializes in the turnaround of failing public schools in Los Angeles. Green Dot is changing the landscape of public education in LA Unified School District and beyond by running high-achieving public charter... Read more Donate Now
Harlem RBI is a 501(c)3, community-based youth development organization located in East Harlem, New York. Harlem RBI’s mission is to provide inner-city youth with opportunities to Play, Learn and Grow. Harlem RBI uses the power of... Read more Donate Now
Higher Achievement is an out-of-school time organization that seeks to close the opportunity gap in the middle school years.  Their proven, year-round, multi-year program model combines academic rigor with a culture of high... Read more Donate Now
Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection (HW-SC) is a nationally-recognized youth development program that helps at-risk secondary school students stay in school and earn their high school diploma, while providing invaluable part-time... Read more Donate Now
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is an evidenced-based program that works with families in the home to support parents in their critical role as their child’s first and most important teacher. HIPPY... Read more Donate Now
Horizons National is an award-winning summer learning program serving low-income public school students on campuses of independent schools and colleges.  Across the country, Horizons affiliates challenge children academically,... Read more Donate Now
IDEA Public Schools is a growing network of tuition-free K-12 public charter schools serving over 13,000 students across the Rio Grande Valley, San Antonio and Austin, Texas. IDEA seeks to prepare students from underserved communities... Read more Donate Now
iMentor improves the lives of youth from underserved communities through innovative, curriculum-based and technology-focused mentoring programs. iMentor facilitates one-on-one mentoring relationships for high school students through... Read more Donate Now
ISA partners with public schools and districts to transform public high schools so that students who are traditionally underserved graduate prepared for success in college and career. In ISA schools, over 20,000 students are supported... Read more Donate Now
Invest in Kids works to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable children and families throughout Colorado. Working in partnership with local communities, they identify, introduce, implement and ensure the success of research-... Read more Donate Now
Early College Designs is a bold approach, based on the principle that academic rigor, combined with the opportunity to save time and money, is a powerful motivator for students to work hard and meet serious intellectual challenges.... Read more Donate Now
Jumpstart is a national early education organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart delivers a research-based and cost-effective program by training college students and... Read more Donate Now
KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life. The KIPP... Read more Donate Now
The National Academy Foundation (NAF) is a leader in the movement to prepare young people for college and career success.  For nearly 30 years, NAF has refined a proven educational model which includes rigorous and engaging... Read more Donate Now
The National Association for Urban Debate Leagues works to close the achievement gap in urban public middle schools and high schools by building and supporting competitive policy debate teams. Eighty-five percent of urban... Read more Donate Now
The National College Advising Corps is an innovative program that works to increase the number of low-income, first-generation college and underrepresented students who enter and complete higher education.  Through a nationwide... Read more Donate Now
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) is an agent of change focused on improving student achievement in math and science across the public school system.  NMSI brings best practices in management to the education sector... Read more Donate Now
The National Writing Project (NWP) is a nationwide network of educators working together to improve the teaching of writing in the nation’s schools and in other settings. NWP is the only literacy-focused national... Read more Donate Now
The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) provides programs that inspire young people from low-income communities to stay in school, to recognize career opportunities, and to plan for successful futures. Read more Donate Now
New Leaders is a national nonprofit that develops transformational school leaders and designs effective leadership policies and practices for school systems across the country. Through our leadership programs, New Leaders develops... Read more Donate Now
The New Teacher Center is dedicated to improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of new teachers.  NTC strengthens school communities through proven mentoring and professional development programs, online... Read more Donate Now

Teacher & Principal Training

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The Academy for College Excellence (ACE) is dedicated to ensuring that America's community colleges create a supportive and empowering learning environment for their most vulnerable students — those with a deep desire for a college... Read more Donate Now
Achievement First is a non-profit charter management organization (CMO) that operates a growing network of high-performing, college-preparatory, K to 12 public charter schools in Connecticut and New York. The mission of Achievement... Read more Donate Now
Aspire Public Schools changes the odds for low-income students. It serves 12,500 California students in grades K-12 in six cities across the state. Though its students face significant challenges -- more than three quarters live below... Read more Donate Now
Talent Development Secondary is a school reform model developed by Johns Hopkins University that focuses on providing students, teachers, and school leadership with the supports needed to ensure that every child graduates from... Read more Donate Now
ISA partners with public schools and districts to transform public high schools so that students who are traditionally underserved graduate prepared for success in college and career. In ISA schools, over 20,000 students are supported... Read more Donate Now
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) is an agent of change focused on improving student achievement in math and science across the public school system.  NMSI brings best practices in management to the education sector... Read more Donate Now
The National Writing Project (NWP) is a nationwide network of educators working together to improve the teaching of writing in the nation’s schools and in other settings. NWP is the only literacy-focused national... Read more Donate Now
New Leaders is a national nonprofit that develops transformational school leaders and designs effective leadership policies and practices for school systems across the country. Through our leadership programs, New Leaders develops... Read more Donate Now
The New Teacher Center is dedicated to improving student learning by accelerating the effectiveness of new teachers.  NTC strengthens school communities through proven mentoring and professional development programs, online... Read more Donate Now
An innovation laboratory for the New York City public education system, New Visions for Public Schools drives significant achievement gains for tens of thousands of students through a multifaceted approach to school reform: supporting... Read more Donate Now
NYC Outward Bound Schools operates a 5-borough network of college preparatory public schools and delivers educational programs that challenge students and teachers to meet their full potential. The educational approach delivers... Read more Donate Now
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) is the leading provider of rigorous and innovative STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education curricular programs used in schools. PLTW exists to prepare students for the global economy... Read more Donate Now
The Trans4m Center, a division of Rainbow Days, works alongside organizations in human service, education, and criminal justice sectors to bring the latest research and training to their staff. Started in 2012, the Center builds upon... Read more Donate Now
Rocketship Education is a leading public charter school network whose mission is to eliminate the achievement gap within our lifetimes.  The network operates five schools in San Jose, California, serving 2,400 students Read more Donate Now
The Success for All Foundation (SFAF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the development, evaluation, and dissemination of research-proven reform models for preschool, elementary, and middle schools, especially those serving at-... Read more Donate Now
Teach For America is the national corps of outstanding recent college graduates and professionals – of all academic majors and career interests – who commit two years to teach in urban and rural public schools and become... Read more Donate Now
The Hill Center’s mission is to transform students with learning differences into confident, independent learners and is a nationally-recognized program that significantly improves academic achievement through its research-validated... Read more Donate Now

Reading/Math

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AARP Experience Corps (AARP-EC) engages well-trained, older adult volunteers to work one-on-one and with whole classrooms with elementary school students in their communities. The goal of the program is to build reading skills and to... Read more Donate Now
Achievement First is a non-profit charter management organization (CMO) that operates a growing network of high-performing, college-preparatory, K to 12 public charter schools in Connecticut and New York. The mission of Achievement... Read more Donate Now
BELL exists to transform the academic achievements, self-confidence, and life trajectories of children living in under-resourced, urban communities.  Because it believes in the tremendous potential of all children to excel, BELL... Read more Donate Now
CFY
CFY, a national nonprofit organization, is a leader in using digital learning to help low-income children do better in school. CFY is unique in that we operate both “in the cloud” (through PowerMyLearning.com, a free K-12 online... Read more Donate Now
City Year is an education-focused, nonprofit organization that partners with public schools to help keep students in school and on track to graduate. In 21 communities across the United States and through two international affiliates... Read more Donate Now
College Bound provides promising students from low-income backgrounds with the academic enrichment, social supports and life skills needed to achieve high-quality postsecondary degrees to prepare them for careers yielding family-... Read more Donate Now
Talent Development Secondary is a school reform model developed by Johns Hopkins University that focuses on providing students, teachers, and school leadership with the supports needed to ensure that every child graduates from... Read more Donate Now
Higher Achievement is an out-of-school time organization that seeks to close the opportunity gap in the middle school years.  Their proven, year-round, multi-year program model combines academic rigor with a culture of high... Read more Donate Now
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is an evidenced-based program that works with families in the home to support parents in their critical role as their child’s first and most important teacher. HIPPY... Read more Donate Now
Horizons National is an award-winning summer learning program serving low-income public school students on campuses of independent schools and colleges.  Across the country, Horizons affiliates challenge children academically,... Read more Donate Now
Jumpstart is a national early education organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart delivers a research-based and cost-effective program by training college students and... Read more Donate Now
The National Association for Urban Debate Leagues works to close the achievement gap in urban public middle schools and high schools by building and supporting competitive policy debate teams. Eighty-five percent of urban... Read more Donate Now
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) is an agent of change focused on improving student achievement in math and science across the public school system.  NMSI brings best practices in management to the education sector... Read more Donate Now
The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) provides programs that inspire young people from low-income communities to stay in school, to recognize career opportunities, and to plan for successful futures. Read more Donate Now
Reading Partners provides bi-weekly, volunteer-led literacy tutoring to K-5 students at low-income elementary schools throughout the country. At each of its 102 school sites, Reading Partners serves 3,395 K-5 students and recruits and... Read more Donate Now
Rocketship Education is a leading public charter school network whose mission is to eliminate the achievement gap within our lifetimes.  The network operates five schools in San Jose, California, serving 2,400 students Read more Donate Now
Ten years ago, ServeMinnesota launched Minnesota Reading Corps as a break-through solution that is changing outcomes for thousands of struggling readers. Well-trained tutors pinpoint literacy gaps and provide the instructional support... Read more Donate Now
The Hill Center’s mission is to transform students with learning differences into confident, independent learners and is a nationally-recognized program that significantly improves academic achievement through its research-validated... Read more Donate Now
YouthBuild is a youth and community development program that helps break the cycle of poverty as young people, ages 16 to 24, work full-time for 6-24 months toward their GEDs or high school diplomas while building local affordable... Read more Donate Now

Charter Schools

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Achievement First is a non-profit charter management organization (CMO) that operates a growing network of high-performing, college-preparatory, K to 12 public charter schools in Connecticut and New York. The mission of Achievement... Read more Donate Now
Aspire Public Schools changes the odds for low-income students. It serves 12,500 California students in grades K-12 in six cities across the state. Though its students face significant challenges -- more than three quarters live below... Read more Donate Now
The Charter School Growth Fund invests philanthropic venture capital in the nation’s highest performing charter school operators to dramatically expand their impact on underserved students. Read more Donate Now
Great Hearts America is the national, non-profit growth and management platform for the Great Hearts Academies school model, whose K-12 charter model has been proven, in results and parental demand, through the scaled Phoenix-... Read more Donate Now
Green Dot Public Schools specializes in the turnaround of failing public schools in Los Angeles. Green Dot is changing the landscape of public education in LA Unified School District and beyond by running high-achieving public charter... Read more Donate Now
IDEA Public Schools is a growing network of tuition-free K-12 public charter schools serving over 13,000 students across the Rio Grande Valley, San Antonio and Austin, Texas. IDEA seeks to prepare students from underserved communities... Read more Donate Now
KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life. The KIPP... Read more Donate Now
An innovation laboratory for the New York City public education system, New Visions for Public Schools drives significant achievement gains for tens of thousands of students through a multifaceted approach to school reform: supporting... Read more Donate Now
NYC Outward Bound Schools operates a 5-borough network of college preparatory public schools and delivers educational programs that challenge students and teachers to meet their full potential. The educational approach delivers... Read more Donate Now
Rocketship Education is a leading public charter school network whose mission is to eliminate the achievement gap within our lifetimes.  The network operates five schools in San Jose, California, serving 2,400 students Read more Donate Now
The Success for All Foundation (SFAF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the development, evaluation, and dissemination of research-proven reform models for preschool, elementary, and middle schools, especially those serving at-... Read more Donate Now
Uncommon Schools is a nonprofit organization that starts and manages outstanding urban charter public schools that close the achievement gap and prepare low-income students to graduate from college.  Read more Donate Now
YES Prep Public Schools (YES Prep) is an open-enrollment, public charter school system that currently operates 13 schools and serves nearly 8,000 students in an integrated 6th-12th grade program. All our schools are strategically... Read more Donate Now

College Access

Matching funds availableProvides basic needs services
The "I Have A Dream" Foundation (IHDF) works to expand educational opportunity, with a focus on empowering students in low-income communities to achieve higher education.  IHDF provides its ‘Dreamers’ with guaranteed tuition... Read more Donate Now
Since 1981, 10,000 Degrees has been empowering underserved students to find a path to and through college, with unprecedented success. Its 18,500 alumni are outpacing national college completion rates by 55 percent. 84% of 10,000... Read more Donate Now
The Academy for College Excellence (ACE) is dedicated to ensuring that America's community colleges create a supportive and empowering learning environment for their most vulnerable students — those with a deep desire for a college... Read more Donate Now
After-School All-Stars is the largest school-based, national after-school program provider in the country. ASAS serves over 82,000 low-income, at-risk youth at 453 Title I schools in 12 major cities across the country -- from New York... Read more Donate Now
At a time when 50-60 percent of some Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) subgroups have never enrolled in college—and with nearly half attending community colleges—the Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (... Read more Donate Now
Aspire Public Schools changes the odds for low-income students. It serves 12,500 California students in grades K-12 in six cities across the state. Though its students face significant challenges -- more than three quarters live below... Read more Donate Now
College Bound provides promising students from low-income backgrounds with the academic enrichment, social supports and life skills needed to achieve high-quality postsecondary degrees to prepare them for careers yielding family-... Read more Donate Now
College Forward is an Austin-based college completion program that begins in high school with a single goal: a bachelor's degree for every student. They provide intensive mentoring for low-income and first-generation students... Read more Donate Now
College Possible was founded as Admission Possible in 2000.  The organization’s entrepreneurial insight is its innovative use of AmeriCorps members for the delivery of college access and success services to low-... Read more Donate Now
For more than a decade, College Success Foundation (CSF) has provided thousands of low-income, underserved students with a unique integrated system of inspiration, support programming and scholarship funds that enable them not only to... Read more Donate Now
College Summit is an entrepreneurial organization that measurably and affordably increases college enrollment rates in low-income communities and seeks to raise the purpose of public education from issuing high school diplomas to... Read more Donate Now
Harlem RBI is a 501(c)3, community-based youth development organization located in East Harlem, New York. Harlem RBI’s mission is to provide inner-city youth with opportunities to Play, Learn and Grow. Harlem RBI uses the power of... Read more Donate Now
Horizons National is an award-winning summer learning program serving low-income public school students on campuses of independent schools and colleges.  Across the country, Horizons affiliates challenge children academically,... Read more Donate Now
ISA partners with public schools and districts to transform public high schools so that students who are traditionally underserved graduate prepared for success in college and career. In ISA schools, over 20,000 students are supported... Read more Donate Now
Early College Designs is a bold approach, based on the principle that academic rigor, combined with the opportunity to save time and money, is a powerful motivator for students to work hard and meet serious intellectual challenges.... Read more Donate Now
KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life. The KIPP... Read more Donate Now
The National Academy Foundation (NAF) is a leader in the movement to prepare young people for college and career success.  For nearly 30 years, NAF has refined a proven educational model which includes rigorous and engaging... Read more Donate Now
The National Association for Urban Debate Leagues works to close the achievement gap in urban public middle schools and high schools by building and supporting competitive policy debate teams. Eighty-five percent of urban... Read more Donate Now
The National College Advising Corps is an innovative program that works to increase the number of low-income, first-generation college and underrepresented students who enter and complete higher education.  Through a nationwide... Read more Donate Now
NYC Outward Bound Schools operates a 5-borough network of college preparatory public schools and delivers educational programs that challenge students and teachers to meet their full potential. The educational approach delivers... Read more Donate Now
Project GRAD USA (GRAD) is an education reform 501(c)(3) nonprofit that works in collaboration with local school districts to ensure academic achievement from Pre K-12, successful completion of high school in four years, and college... Read more Donate Now
Self Enhancement, Inc. is a nationally recognized multi-service youth development organization that provides minority youth and their families in Portland, OR with the support they need to graduate high school, enter college, and... Read more Donate Now
SEO, founded in 1963, provides superior educational and career programs to young people from underserved communities to maximize their opportunities for college and career success.  The organization was one of New York... Read more Donate Now
Today's Students Tomorrow's Teachers is focused on closing the achievement gap for minority students (especially males), improving the students' ability to be college- or employment-ready and increasing the diversity of the teaching... Read more Donate Now
uAspire works to ensure that all young people have the financial information and resources necessary to find an affordable path to - and through - a postsecondary education. To accomplish this mission, uAspire provides free financial... Read more Donate Now
Year Up is a one-year, intensive training program that provides urban young adults 18-24, with a unique combination of technical and professional skills, college credits, an educational stipend and corporate internship. Year Up takes... Read more Donate Now
YES Prep Public Schools (YES Prep) is an open-enrollment, public charter school system that currently operates 13 schools and serves nearly 8,000 students in an integrated 6th-12th grade program. All our schools are strategically... Read more Donate Now

Early Education

Matching funds availableProvides basic needs services
Derived from the Spanish word meaning “to advance,” AVANCE is a national nonprofit dedicated to providing innovative education and family support services to at-risk, impoverished families since 1973. Using a renowned dual... Read more Donate Now
Child FIRST (Child and Family Interagency Resource, Support, and Training) is an intensive, early childhood, two-generation home visiting intervention that works with a community’s most vulnerable young children (prenatal to age six... Read more Donate Now
City Connects is an research-based system of student support that addresses the out-of-school factors impacting learning in high-poverty urban schools. City Connects identifies the strengths and needs of every student and links each... Read more Donate Now
Educare is a research-based model program of early childhood education that prevents the achievement gap by kindergarten, ensuring that at-risk young children begin school on-track for long-term success.  The Educare Learning... Read more Donate Now
First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise working to end the crisis of knowledge poverty throughout low-income communities in the U.S. and Canada. Through unprecedented innovations and partnerships with publishers, corporations and... Read more Donate Now
Friends of the Children (FOTC) is a pioneering, research-based youth development and mentoring organization whose mission is to help the nation's highest risk children develop the relationships, goals and skills necessary to break the... Read more Donate Now
Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is an evidenced-based program that works with families in the home to support parents in their critical role as their child’s first and most important teacher. HIPPY... Read more Donate Now
Horizons National is an award-winning summer learning program serving low-income public school students on campuses of independent schools and colleges.  Across the country, Horizons affiliates challenge children academically,... Read more Donate Now
Invest in Kids works to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable children and families throughout Colorado. Working in partnership with local communities, they identify, introduce, implement and ensure the success of research-... Read more Donate Now
Jumpstart is a national early education organization working toward the day every child in America enters school prepared to succeed. Jumpstart delivers a research-based and cost-effective program by training college students and... Read more Donate Now
Parents as Teachers (PAT) is an evidence-based parenting education model delivered through home visiting to families with children from prenatal to school entry.  PAT has demonstrated success in boosting school readiness,... Read more Donate Now
Playworks in a national nonprofit organization that supports learning and a positive school climate by providing safe, healthy, and inclusive play and physical activity to schools at recess and throughout the entire school day. Read more Donate Now
Reading Partners provides bi-weekly, volunteer-led literacy tutoring to K-5 students at low-income elementary schools throughout the country. At each of its 102 school sites, Reading Partners serves 3,395 K-5 students and recruits and... Read more Donate Now
Ten years ago, ServeMinnesota launched Minnesota Reading Corps as a break-through solution that is changing outcomes for thousands of struggling readers. Well-trained tutors pinpoint literacy gaps and provide the instructional support... Read more Donate Now
The Success for All Foundation (SFAF) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the development, evaluation, and dissemination of research-proven reform models for preschool, elementary, and middle schools, especially those serving at-... Read more Donate Now
The Parent-Child Home Program utilizes home visiting to engage families who have not had access to educational and economic opportunities in a unique evidence-based school readiness and early literacy program.  The Program... Read more Donate Now
Today's Students Tomorrow's Teachers is focused on closing the achievement gap for minority students (especially males), improving the students' ability to be college- or employment-ready and increasing the diversity of the teaching... Read more Donate Now

K-12 Reform

Matching funds availableProvides basic needs services
CFY
CFY, a national nonprofit organization, is a leader in using digital learning to help low-income children do better in school. CFY is unique in that we operate both “in the cloud” (through PowerMyLearning.com, a free K-12 online... Read more Donate Now
Citizen Schools partners with high-need middle schools and districts to narrow the achievement and opportunity gaps by expanding the learning day, increasing students’ total learning time by 35-40%. Citizen Schools’ model uses hands-... Read more Donate Now
City Connects is an research-based system of student support that addresses the out-of-school factors impacting learning in high-poverty urban schools. City Connects identifies the strengths and needs of every student and links each... Read more Donate Now
For more than a decade, College Success Foundation (CSF) has provided thousands of low-income, underserved students with a unique integrated system of inspiration, support programming and scholarship funds that enable them not only to... Read more Donate Now
College Summit is an entrepreneurial organization that measurably and affordably increases college enrollment rates in low-income communities and seeks to raise the purpose of public education from issuing high school diplomas to... Read more Donate Now
Communities In Schools (CIS) is a dropout prevention organization with a mission to surround students with a community of support empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. CIS works within the public school system,... Read more Donate Now
Talent Development Secondary is a school reform model developed by Johns Hopkins University that focuses on providing students, teachers, and school leadership with the supports needed to ensure that every child graduates from... Read more Donate Now
Facing History and Ourselves combats racism, antisemitism, and prejudice and nurtures democracy through education programs worldwide. To help students make informed, ethical decisions, Facing History works with teachers, develops... Read more Donate Now
First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise working to end the crisis of knowledge poverty throughout low-income communities in the U.S. and Canada. Through unprecedented innovations and partnerships with publishers, corporations and... Read more Donate Now
Global Writes is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote literacy, communication and collaboration among young people through the integration of performing arts and technology resources.   Their programs... Read more Donate Now
Great Hearts America is the national, non-profit growth and management platform for the Great Hearts Academies school model, whose K-12 charter model has been proven, in results and parental demand, through the scaled Phoenix-... Read more Donate Now
Green Dot Public Schools specializes in the turnaround of failing public schools in Los Angeles. Green Dot is changing the landscape of public education in LA Unified School District and beyond by running high-achieving public charter... Read more Donate Now
iMentor improves the lives of youth from underserved communities through innovative, curriculum-based and technology-focused mentoring programs. iMentor facilitates one-on-one mentoring relationships for high school students through... Read more Donate Now
ISA partners with public schools and districts to transform public high schools so that students who are traditionally underserved graduate prepared for success in college and career. In ISA schools, over 20,000 students are supported... Read more Donate Now
Early College Designs is a bold approach, based on the principle that academic rigor, combined with the opportunity to save time and money, is a powerful motivator for students to work hard and meet serious intellectual challenges.... Read more Donate Now
KIPP, the Knowledge Is Power Program, is a national network of free, open-enrollment, college-preparatory public schools with a track record of preparing students in underserved communities for success in college and in life. The KIPP... Read more Donate Now
The National Academy Foundation (NAF) is a leader in the movement to prepare young people for college and career success.  For nearly 30 years, NAF has refined a proven educational model which includes rigorous and engaging... Read more Donate Now
The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) is an agent of change focused on improving student achievement in math and science across the public school system.  NMSI brings best practices in management to the education sector... Read more Donate Now
The National Writing Project (NWP) is a nationwide network of educators working together to improve the teaching of writing in the nation’s schools and in other settings. NWP is the only literacy-focused national... Read more Donate Now
New Leaders is a national nonprofit that develops transformational school leaders and designs effective leadership policies and practices for school systems across the country. Through our leadership programs, New Leaders develops... Read more Donate Now
An innovation laboratory for the New York City public education system, New Visions for Public Schools drives significant achievement gains for tens of thousands of students through a multifaceted approach to school reform: supporting... Read more Donate Now
NYC Outward Bound Schools operates a 5-borough network of college preparatory public schools and delivers educational programs that challenge students and teachers to meet their full potential. The educational approach delivers... Read more Donate Now
Playworks in a national nonprofit organization that supports learning and a positive school climate by providing safe, healthy, and inclusive play and physical activity to schools at recess and throughout the entire school day. Read more Donate Now
Project GRAD USA (GRAD) is an education reform 501(c)(3) nonprofit that works in collaboration with local school districts to ensure academic achievement from Pre K-12, successful completion of high school in four years, and college... Read more Donate Now
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) is the leading provider of rigorous and innovative STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education curricular programs used in schools. PLTW exists to prepare students for the global economy... Read more Donate Now
The Hill Center’s mission is to transform students with learning differences into confident, independent learners and is a nationally-recognized program that significantly improves academic achievement through its research-validated... Read more Donate Now
YES Prep Public Schools (YES Prep) is an open-enrollment, public charter school system that currently operates 13 schools and serves nearly 8,000 students in an integrated 6th-12th grade program. All our schools are strategically... Read more Donate Now