We level the playing field for underserved youth.

Our Approach

Innovative. Discerning. Collaborative. Our venture philanthropy approach to grantmaking takes shape when seen through the lens of our four giving strategies:

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Chairman's Message

As we face the milestone of 100 years as an independent foundation, how can we most effectively address wealth inequality among our youth, particularly the unequal distribution of jobs and educational resources, in a way that creates lasting impact?

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