Karen Sanchez-Greigo is principal of the innovative Atrisco Heritage Academy High School on Albuquerque’s southwest mesa. As such, she is dedicated to the academic success of students from the city’s South Valley, an area where economic and educational challenges are many, and young people have often struggled to stay in school.
Provide funds to sponsor a charitable event, the Jobs for Americas Graduates Career Development Conference 2017, to enable lower-income students and students of color to increase their career and post-secondary school readiness
Improve the health and early development of children in New Mexico by strengthening the home visiting sector and by partnering with the Eight Northern Indian Pueblos Council to assess and understand family support systems in their pueblo communities
Provide funds to sponsor a charitable event, the annual Kids Count Conference, to educate advocates, organization leaders, community members and policy makers committed to improving the lives of vulnerable children throughout New Mexico, with a focus on women’s economic security
Kim Carter, superintendent of Battle Creek Public Schools, and La June Montgomery Tabron, president and CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, announce their commitment to improve student academic achievement.