Education Grantees


Asante Africa Foundation

Asante Africa Foundation

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Description: Asante Africa Foundation works to provide access to education to underprivileged children living in extreme rural poverty within Kenya and Tanzania. Their programs provide sustainable solutions that help disadvantaged children gain a solid education. They...Read more
Batonga Foundation

Batonga Foundation

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Description: Batonga Foundation is using a multi-pronged approach to transform the educational experience of girls in Mali, Sierra Leone, Cameroon, Ethiopia, and Benin. They tackle their mission by looking at several different issues. Batonga offers scholarships for...Read more
BESO

BESO

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Description: BESO Foundation provides access to quality education, health services, and economic empowerment for women and children through agriculture in rural Uganda. In eight years, the organization has gone from serving 100 students to 660 students; from a quarter...Read more
Digital NEST

Digital NEST

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Description Digital NEST is working with young people, ages 12-24, to help them learn about technology so they can use it in their future careers. The youth they work with are from disadvantaged areas in California. These students have free access to computers, Wi-Fi,...Read more
Educate Lanka

Educate Lanka

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Description: Educate Lanka empowers economically disadvantaged Sri Lankan children and youth by enhancing their access to education, mentoring, and employment opportunities. Their online global community crowdfunding model raises scholarship funds that provide...Read more
Emily Griffith Foundation

Emily Griffith Foundation

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Description The Emily Griffith Foundation has been working to provide education for “all who wish to learn” by funding the Emily Griffith Technical College. It is the most affordable post-secondary education institution in the region and their goal is to...Read more
FEDA

FEDA

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Description: FEDA provides access to education and income generation to women and girls who were mostly denied such opportunities due to local conflict. They use literacy education and vocational training programs to overcome illiteracy, violence, and extreme poverty....Read more
Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand

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Description Hand-in-Hand is an organization that works throughout Israel to educate Jews and Arabs and build peace through understanding. They want to create a shared society where Jews and Arabs learn together and live together. So far, they have five schools in...Read more
Life Community-Deduako

Life Community-Deduako

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Description Xavier University is a Jesuit Catholic university with the goal of providing a well-rounded, liberal arts education to its students. They provide the opportunity to travel abroad on Service Learning semesters. This provides students the opportunity to...Read more
Live Oak Education Foundation

Live Oak Education Foundation

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Description The Live Oak Education Foundation works to provide a quality education in a disadvantaged area in California. They work to raise money for creative programs in academia, arts, and wellness to children in elementary and middle school. The students will...Read more
Medha

Medha

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Description Medha is a social enterprise that is working to train youth for the working world and life after schooling. They are trying to change the employability training paradigm in India by integrating their approach into the public sector education system. They...Read more
Resonate

Resonate

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Description Resonate is a non-profit that works mainly in Rwanda to help empower women and girls through self-discovery and storytelling. They work with women, men, girls, and boys to work toward gender equality by providing training rooted in storytelling, but also...Read more
StrongMinds

StrongMinds

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Description: StrongMinds is a social enterprise founded in early 2013 that provides life-changing mental health services to impoverished African women. They empower impoverished women by treating depression at scale and enable them and their families to lead healthy,...Read more
Summer Search

Summer Search

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Description Summer Search is a U.S.-based non-profit that works in national youth development. They work with low-income high school students and help them build the skills they need not only to survive, but to thrive. They make 5-year investments in these students,...Read more
Teach North Korean Refugees

Teach North Korean Refugees

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Description Teach North Korean Refugees (TNKR) is a non-profit that works in South Korea, teaching North Korean refugees, with a primary focus on English. They teach basic English and business English, depending on the interest of the student. All of the tutors are...Read more
Upaya Social Ventures

Upaya Social Ventures

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Description Launched in summer 2011 in Seattle, Washington, Upaya Social Ventures‘ founders bring 18 combined years of research in ultrapoverty and work on 4 continents, and a deep desire to effect long-term change for the 1.4 billion people in the world living...Read more
V-Day

V-Day

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Description V-Day is a global activist movement working to end violence against women and girls, including rape, battery, incest, female genital mutilation (FGM), and sex slavery. They create global awareness and raise funds through a variety of media outlets, while...Read more
Women LEAD

Women LEAD

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Description: Women LEAD is an organization that works with young women in Nepal. They provide these women with opportunities and skills they need to become leaders all over the world. They are youth-driven, youth-led, and gender inclusive and they are locally...Read more