StriveTogether announced today the receipt of a three-year, $300,000 grant from The Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation (DRKF) to support nationwide collective impact work in the education sector.
The new funds will contribute to StriveTogether’s general operating expenses and help grow the organization to support to the national Cradle to Career Network’s continued work to improve education outcomes for students across the country.
Join other early stage cradle to career partnerships from across the country at our annual Exploring Communities Convening to learn strategies from StriveTogether staff and representatives from advanced Cradle to Career Network communities.
A new collaborative program between the Lenawee Intermediate School District, Communities in Schools of Lenawee and several community partners is aimed at better using area resources to support the county’s school districts.
This Chicago School Policy Forum was attended by 200 education, foundation, agency, United Way and selected business leaders. Cincinnati Public School Superintendent Mary Ronan and United Way of Cincinnati President Rob Reifsnyder spoke to a packed audience followed by a question period moderated by Richard Colvin who co-authored an Education Sector Report on Strive.
Local employers and education leaders in Albuquerque announced an ambitious goal today: add 60,000 graduates (with post-secondary certificates or degrees) to the central New Mexico region by 2020. The goal was part of a public kick-off for Mission: Graduate, a cradle-to-career initiative with broad community support.