Nellie Mae Education Foundation
The Nellie Mae Education Foundation strives to stimulate transformative change of public education systems across New England by growing a greater variety of higher quality educational opportunities that enable all learners – especially and essentially underserved learners – to obtain the skills, knowledge, and support necessary to become civically engaged, economically self-sufficient lifelong learners. Visit www.nmefoundation.org for more information.
Based in Boston, Barr focuses regionally, and selectively engages nationally, working in partnership with nonprofits, foundations, the public sector, and civic and business leaders to elevate the arts and creative expression, to advance solutions for climate change, and to connect all students to success in high school and beyond. Visit www.barrfoundation.org for more information.
Carnegie Corporation of New York
Established in 1911 by Andrew Carnegie to promote the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding. In keeping with this mandate, the Corporation’s work focuses on the issues that Andrew Carnegie considered of paramount importance: international peace, the advancement of education and knowledge, and the strength of our democracy. Visit www.carnegie.org for more information.
Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social, and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged. With offices in Europe, Africa, India, and North America, Oak makes grants to organizations in approximately 40 countries worldwide. Visit www.oakfnd.org for more information.
Overdeck Family Foundation
Overdeck Family Foundation has been making grants since 2010 in efforts to move the needle on improving PK-12 math and science education. Overdeck aims to fund programs and projects that have proven, quantifiable, and compelling results. Visit www.overdeck.org for more information.
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is a nonpartisan, private charitable foundation that advances ideas and supports institutions to promote a better world. The Education Program makes grants to help students succeed in college, work and civic life by building towards deeper learning competencies and expanding access to open educational resources. Visit www.hewlett.org for more information.