Spring 2022 Grants

Spring 2022 Grants

Spring 2022

DigiLEARN

State Level - NC

Program support to create recommendations for micro-credentials that will lead to state-wide improvements in how North Carolina teachers are developed, recognized, and rewarded $50,000
KIPP NC

State Level - NC

Planning support for exploring the launch of a KIPP North Carolina Educator Preparation Program to train and license teachers $50,000
LatinxEd

State Level - NC

Program support for the Latinx Leadership “Pipelines and Practices” Initiative $50,000
myFutureNC

State Level - NC

General operating support for myFutureNC to ensure 2 million North Carolinians have a high-quality credential or postsecondary degree by 2030 $50,000
(over 2 years)
North Carolina State University

State Level - NC

Program support for enhancing Pre-K-3rd grade school leadership preparation and practices in North Carolina by leveraging research from an extensive survey of current NC principals $75,000
NCTQ

State Level - NC

Program support for illuminating new data to improve teacher preparation and literacy outcomes $50,000
UNC System

State Level – NC

Program support for a deep dive into the literacy standards, programs, and practices of all UNC system educator preparation programs $24,000
CMS Foundation

Charlotte, NC

Program support for the CMS Teaching Residency, with a goal of increasing the licensing of diverse, non-traditional teachers in the 2022-23 academic year $125,000

(over 2 years)

HELPS Education Fund

Charlotte, NC

Program support to deliver HELPS targeted fluency tutoring to over 1,600 CMS elementary students in Title I schools during the 2022-23 academic year $200,000

(over 2 years)

Teach for America North Carolina

Charlotte, NC

Program support for recruiting, training and developing impact-driven teachers and leaders in Charlotte-Mecklenburg $200,000

(over 2 years)

Communities in Schools

Charlotte, NC

Planning support for exploration & pre-planning of a Community School Model in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools $40,000

 

North Carolina State University

(focused on Charlotte, NC)

Research support for advancing educational opportunity in Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s lowest-performing schools through teacher recruitment, development, and retention $245,564

(over 3 years)

Profound Ladies

Charlotte, NC

Program support to recruit and retain Black, Indigenous, Women of Color and equip them with mentorship, training, leadership, and career development pathways $25,000

 

Black Child Development Institute Charlotte

Charlotte, NC

Capacity building support to upgrade technology for this growing organization (Next Gen Advisory Board Grant*) $11,660
International House

Charlotte, NC

Capacity building support to upgrade technology and software for the organization (Next Gen Advisory Board Grant*)

 

$12,340
BEST NC

State Level - NC

Capacity building grant to enhance fundraising and membership strategy to attract “next generation” business leader involvement (Next Gen Advisory Board Grant*) $6,000