Grantees

Community


We are supporting Atlanta THRIVE, an organization of Atlanta parents and community members who are working together to engage and advocate for high-quality public schools for students in their communities.

 


We are supporting GeorgiaCAN in its efforts to identify, advocate for and advance common-sense policies that put the needs of students first.

 

 
We are supporting Better Outcomes for Our Kids (BOOK) in its efforts to raise awareness for high-performing schools in African American communities within Atlanta, and its efforts to expand and increase awareness of educational options and school choice within the city.

 

 
We supported a PLUS parent-led effort to host an Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education Candidate Forum designed to educate community members about candidate views and increase voter participation.

Talent


We are supporting leadership development for Atlanta Public Schools’ principals, assistant principals and associate superintendents.

 


We have supported the Relay Graduate School of Education to come to Atlanta. This organization will bring 120 highly qualified teachers to APS over the next two years.

 


We are supporting three fellows who are completing the Georgia Charter Schools Association an incubator program to support founding school leaders or founding teams working to open schools within Atlanta Public Schools.

 


We are supporting the growth of the Teach for America Corps of teachers in Atlanta.

 

Schools


We have invested in Atlanta Public Schools’ System of Excellent Schools Plan to develop a long-term plan for the district that supports and enables school excellence.

 


We are supporting Purpose Built’s expansion with contract schools within Atlanta Public Schools’ Carver cluster: Thomasville Heights Elementary, Slater Elementary, Price Middle and Carver High School.  

 


We are supporting Kindezi’s expansion to Gideons Elementary within Atlanta Public Schools as well as the growth of Kindezi’s existing schools.

 


We are supporting the launch of KIPP’s newest campus within Atlanta Public Schools as well as the growth of KIPP Metro Atlanta’s existing schools.


We are supporting the launch of Resurgence Hall, a state-approved charter school that serves students in both Atlanta Public Schools and Fulton County Schools.