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grants awarded

9/9/2013

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust, Mid Year Grants 2013

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust Phoenix, Arizona www.pipertrust.org Grants Announced: May 9, 2013 The Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust announced quarterly grants totaling more than 3.8 million dollars to a diverse group of organizations in Maricopa County.

4/11/2013

Nellie Mae Education Foundation, Mid-Year Grants 2013

Nellie Mae Education Foundation Quincy, Mass. www.nmefoundation.org (781) 348-4200   Grants Announced: April 3, 2013 Seven Urban School Districts across New England will receive more than $3 million in grants to promote systemic change to better meet the Common Core Standards and increase student achievement.

4/9/2013

The California Wellness Foundation, Late 2012

The California Wellness Foundation Woodland Hills, California www.calwellness.org (818) 702-1900 Grants Announced: Late 2012 Campaign for College Opportunity, Los Angeles, $100,000 over two years for project support to develop policy, communication and coalition strategies to improve college access and success in California’s community colleges and higher education institutions to prepare a diverse health workforce.

4/9/2013

Atlantic Philanthropies, Grants 2012

Atlantic Philanthropies New York, NY www.atlanticphilanthropies.org 212-916-7300 2012 Grant Recipients Georgetown University, Washington DC, $600,000 to provide technical assistance to the state-based KidsWell collaboratives to work with federal and state administrators in developing policy to protect and expand children’s health insurance coverage.

3/28/2013

Carnegie Corporation Grant, Early 2013

Carnegie Corporation New York City www.carnegie.org (212) 371-3200 Grant Announced: January, 2013 National Center on Civic Innovation, New York City, 5.7 million for the launch and development of the SpringPoint Institute, which will be a crucial leader in the Corporation’s strategic push to help school districts around the country reshape themselves to support innovative school designs that better meet the new Common Core standards.

3/25/2013

Gates Foundation Grants, Early 2013

Gates Foundation Seattle, Washington (206) 709-3100 www.gatesfoundation.org Grant Start Date: January 2013 Startup Weekend, Seattle, $10,000 to support Startup Weekend EDU events. National Paideia Center, Asheville, North Carolina, $659,788 to design and pilot humanities courses aligned to the Common Core State Standards.

3/21/2013

David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Grants Early 2013

The David and Lucile Packard Foundation Los Altos, California www.packard.org (650) 948-7658 Grant Start Date:  Early 2013 Glenn County Office of Education, Willows, California, $110,000 to expand and improve the Expect Success Summer Enrichment Program in the Orland and Willows communities of Glenn County.

3/7/2013

MacArthur Foundation, Early 2013 Grants

MacArthur Foundation Chicago, Illinois http://www.macfound.org (312) 726-8000 Grant(s) announced: February 27, 2013 The MacArthur Foundation announced the recipients of the 2013 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions . The Award, which recognizes exceptional grantees and helps ensure their long-term sustainability, provides each organization with $500,000 to $1.5 million, depending on the size of its budget.

2/28/2013

The Stuart Foundation, Early 2013 Grants

Stuart Foundation San Francisco, CA www.stuartfoundation.org (415) 393-1551 Grant(s) Start Date:  January, 2013 BUILD, San Mateo, Calif., $20,000 to support new executive leadership capacity that would advance implementation of the organization’s strategic plan.