Education

The Foundation is interested in the broad area of education but with a special concern for early learning up to and through the elementary years. Other areas of interest include adult education and training initiatives, and programs that enhance the capabilities of teachers and other professionals in public schools.

Child Development Resources | $6,500 | Norge, Virginia
Support of one day training session entitled “The Positive Principles: Promoting Positive Change from the Inside Out”

Connally ISD | $10,970 | Waco, Texas
Funding Support of AVID Summer Institute multi-day training, travel and tuition for eight attendees

Interfaith Workers Justice | $12,000 | Chicago, Illinois
Funds to be used in support of student intern program at Providence College

La Vega ISD | $125,000 | Waco, Texas
Continued support of the Pirate Power Math Fellows Program/ AVID Program Support

La Vega ISD | $49,000 | Waco, Texas
Funding salary support for a new position of Program Development Director at the LVISD Education Foundation

MAC Grant Scholarship Program | $25,000 | Waco, Texas
Continued Scholarship Support

MCC Emergency Scholarship Program | $25,000 | Waco, Texas
Funding support for the creation of a new Emergency Scholarship Fund

MCC First Generation Scholarship Program | $350,000 | Waco, Texas
Continued support of the First Generation Scholarship Program

SIB Leadership Development Institute | $7,200 | Waco, Texas
Funding support of the “Living the Dream Teen Business Program”

TSTC Emergency Scholarship Program | $25,500 | Waco, Texas
Continued funding support of the Emergency Grant Scholarship Program

UT Rapoport Service Scholars Program | $406,427 | Austin,Texas
Rapoport Service Scholarship Support – University of Texas

2013 Grants Awarded Total $1,042,597