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Current Investors

Education Pioneers is grateful for the support of the following investors. Their investments have provided the support necessary to build a pipeline of talented leaders to transform the landscape of urban education.

Lead National Investors

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Robertson Foundation
The Walton Family Foundation
The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock
Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation for Education

Major National Investors

MetLife Foundation
Credit Suisse Americas Foundation
Innovate Foundation
Carnegie Corporation of New York
Gale Mondry & Bruce Cohen
Thomas Bradshaw

In-Kind Investors Foundation
Taproot Foundation
Toman Imagery (Houston)

Major Regional Investors

Western Region
Rogers Family Foundation (Bay Area)
Leslie Family Foundation (Bay Area)
Farese Family Foundation (Bay Area)
The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation (Los Angeles)
Louis and Harold Price Foundation (Los Angeles)
The Capital Group (Los Angeles)
The John W. Carson Foundation (Los Angeles)
Gates Family Foundation (Denver)
Donnell-Kay Foundation (Denver)

Midwest Region
The Joyce Foundation (Chicago)
Finnegan Family Foundation (Chicago)
Crown Family Philanthropies (Chicago)
David Weinberg (Chicago)

Eastern Region
The Booth Ferris Foundation (New York & Connecticut)
The Prudential Foundation (Newark)
Victoria Foundation (Newark)
The MCJ Amelior Foundation (Newark)
State Street Corporation (Boston)
The Harold Whitworth Pierce Charitable Trust (Boston)

Southern Region
Houston Endowment (Houston)
Powell Foundation (Houston/Austin)
The Brown Foundation (Texas)
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation (Washington D.C.)
The Eugene and Agnes Meyer Foundation (Washington D.C.)
Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott Foundation (Washington D.C.)
The Sidgmore Family Foundation (Washington D.C.)
The Booth-Bricker Fund (New Orleans)
Ian Arnof (New Orleans)
Leslie Rosenthal Jacobs and Stephen Rosenthal (New Orleans)
RosaMary Foundation (New Orleans)
New Schools for New Orleans (New Orleans)
Reily Foundation/Bob & Margaret Reily Fund (New Orleans)
Joe C. Davis Foundation (Nashville)
Boone Family Foundation (Dallas/Fort Worth)
Office of the State Superintendent for Education (DC Metro Area)
Anonymous (2) (Memphis)
Anonymous (Nashville)

Showcase Sponsors

Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation (Boston)
State Street Corporation (Boston)
Accenture (Washington D.C.)
Acumen Solutions (Washington D.C.)

Pioneers Circle

Bruce Sandys
James R and Marilyn Morgan Grube
Kevin Patrick
Brendan Cullen

Education Pioneers is very grateful for the support from all our donors, regardless of gift amount.

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