Engage African American donors across national Black civic organizations to create donor engagement programs focused on vulnerable families, through targeted giving models and grants to community-based organizations
Strengthen efforts to inform and engage grantmakers in nonpartisan civic engagement strategies by supporting Funders’ Committee for Civic Participation in their transition and development of a strategic plan
Engage donors in select Latino communities around the importance of improving early childhood/Pre-K outcomes of Latino children, ages 0-4, through targeted fund-raising efforts and grants to community-based organizations
Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity is a web-based, one-stop resource examining poverty’s connection to a host of issues like health, education, jobs, criminal justice, housing, transportation and more.
Instructor Bertha Gachupin helps student Brayden, age 5, with a class assignment at Walatowa Head Start. Eight instructors teach 68 students in the program, which complies with Head Start’s national standards.
Culturally inspired student artwork is displayed at Walatowa Head Start, a nationally-recognized preschool on the Jemez Pueblo. The tribal community is located an hour northwest of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Ready for School collaborates with community organizations, school districts and other stakeholders to engage and inform parents about early childhood education and to expand early learning opportunities.