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Make Your Mark

$25,000 | Awarded: 2015

To support Make Your Mark, teacher and school leader recruitment effort, in collaboration with the Denver Mayor, Denver Public Schools, charter management organizations and


Generation Teach

$25,000 | Awarded: 2016

To support the early teacher recruitment and training program for a diverse group of high school and college students and the 2017 Summer Academy


Moonshot edVentures

$50,000 | Awarded: 2017

$20,000 supporting general operating costs, $20,000 supporting Talk to Action programming, and $10,000 supporting the organization’s work to design an innovation zone in partnership



$275,000 | Awarded: 2017

To support the creation of a new funding collaborative, Blue School Partners


STRIVE Preparatory Schools

$150,000 | Awarded: 2011

To support the Leadership Development Program, in recognition of Thomas Kaesemeyer’s outstanding service as the executive director of the Foundation from 1997-2010


Catapult Leadership

$80,000 | Awarded: 2015

To support three school leaders in the Catapult Leadership Fellowship


Roots Elementary School

$120,000 | Awarded: 2015

To support the development of Phase I of a permanent school facility for Roots Elementary School