Our scholars work hard! Give a gift in honor of our scholars who spent 600 hours learning with us this year.
Higher Achievement is funded by generous support from foundations, businesses, government, and individuals. We thank them for their investment in our scholars. For more details, please take a look at our FY2016 Audit, our FY2016 990, and our 2016 Annual Report.
Higher Achievement Donors
For the fiscal year ending August 31, 2016.
Summa Cum Laude ($100,000+)
21st Century Community Learning Centers
Children and Family Legacy Fund
Clark Construction Group and A. James and Alice B. Clark Foundation
DC Promise Neighborhood Initiative, Inc.
Family League of Baltimore City
Maryland State Department of Education
The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation
Richard King Mellon Foundation
Middle School Renaissance 2020 LLC
New York Life Foundation
Jane Bancroft Robinson Foundation
U.S. Department of Education
Virginia Department of Education
The Wallace Foundation
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Inc.
Magna Cum Laude ($50,000+)
Baltimore City Public Schools
BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
Children and Youth Investment Trust
The Community Foundation Serving Richmond & Central Virginia
Dweck Family Foundation
Lois & Richard England Family Foundation
The Heinz Endowments
Mary Hillman Jennings Foundation
Eugene and Agnes Meyer Foundation
Parking Management, Inc.
Reed Smith LLP
Serve DC – The Mayor’s Office on Volunteerism
Jerry Taylor and Nancy Bryant Foundation
Distinguished Honors ($25,000+)
Arnold & Porter
Balfour Beatty Construction
Jack Buncher Foundation
Censeo Consulting Group
Coaching for College
Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic
Development: New Communities Initiative
Diana & Richard England
First Potomac Realty Trust
Eric & Mindy Gaier
Gilbane Building Company
The Grable Foundation
Harman Family Foundation
Mason Hirst Foundation
HITT Foundation, Inc.
Hoffberger Family Philanthropies
Horning Family Fund
The K4 Solutions Charitable Gift Fund
The Marion I. & Henry J. Knott Foundation
The Menkiti Group
The Morningstar Foundation
Office of the State Superintendent for Education:
College, Credential & Career Initiative
Quadrangle Development Corporation
Red Coats, Inc. / Admiral Security
Mitchell N. Schear
Shippy Foundation c/o Mott Philanthropic
The Alvin and Fanny B. Thalheimer Foundation
United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg
Venable Foundation, Inc.
Vornado/Charles E. Smith
Webber Family Foundation
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co.
The World Bank