K-12 Education Grants by Location

Grant totals by investment site in 2014

The Walton Family Foundation made investments totaling more than $202 million in K-12 education initiatives in 2014.

Albany

Brighter Choice Foundation, Inc. $600,000
Total $600,000

Atlanta

Cristo Rey Network $375,000
Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, Inc. 50,000
The Kindezi School, Inc. 30,000
Institute for Innovators Charter School 30,000
Total $485,000

Boston

Match School Foundation Inc. $150,000
NewSchools Venture Fund 537,500
Massachusetts Charter Public School Association, Inc. 750,000
President and Fellows of Harvard College 911,840
Total $2,349,340

Chicago

NewSchools Venture Fund $400,000
Northwestern University Settlement 150,000
Foundations College Prep 250,000
Total $800,000

Denver

Denver Scholarship Foundation $67,837
Alliance for Choice in Education 25,000
Ashley Elementary School 250,000
DCIS at Fairmont 250,000
Together Colorado 200,000
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center 150,000
Rocky Mountain Prep 2 250,000
REACH Charter School 250,000
Rise Up Community School 250,000
Roots Elementary 250,000
The Achievement Network, LTD 75,000
Total $2,017,837

Detroit

Excellent Schools Detroit $1,224,825
New Urban Learning 250,000
Detroit Achievement Academy 250,000
New Paradigm College Prep 220,000
Total $1,944,825

Indianapolis

Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, Inc.  $198,500
University of Notre Dame 114,000
Institute for Quality Education, Inc. 350,000
Mind Trust, Inc. 150,000
Christel House DORS West 250,000
Indianapolis Academy of Excellence 220,000
Carpe Diem - Campus #2 250,000
Francis Marion Academy 250,000
Network of Quality Education, Inc. 250,000
Teach Plus Incorporated 250,000
Total $2,282,500

Los Angeles

Excellent Education Development, Inc.  $1,750,000
LA Voice 175,000
LA's Promise 100,000
Pacific Charter School Development, Inc. 3,070,000
Partnership for Los Angeles Schools 250,000
Social & Environmental Entrepreneurs Inc. 75,000
University of Southern California 500,000
Clemente Charter School 250,000
City Charter Elementary School 250,000
Loyola Marymount University 35,500
Pathways Community Charter School 250,000
Global Education Academy #2 250,000
Animo Avalon Charter Middle School 250,000
Animo Charter Middle School #1 250,000
PUC Community Charter Elementary School 250,000
PUC Inspire Charter Academy 250,000
United Way of Greater Los Angeles 350,000
Public Policy Charter School 250,000
Academic Performance Excellence Academy 250,000
Lashon Academy 250,000
Optimist Charter School 250,000
Student Empowerment Academy 250,000
Village Charter Academy 250,000
TEACH Tech Charter High School 250,000
Everest Value School 250,000
Los Angeles Leadership Primary Academy 250,000
Total $10,555,500

Memphis

The Excel Center $250,000
Tennessee Charter School Center 300,000
Vanderbilt University 57,044
George Washington University 136,054
Green Dot Public Schools Tennessee 250,000
Libertas School 250,000
Total $1,243,098

Milwaukee

Educational Enterprises, Inc. $896,658
Hispanics for School Choice Educational Trust Fund 210,000
Milwaukee Charter School Advocates 87,611
Milwaukee College Prep 333,333
School Choice Wisconsin Inc. 400,000
Schools That Can Milwaukee, Inc. 850,000
St. Marcus Lutheran School 429,640
United Community Center, Inc. 89,000
Wisconsin Lutheran College 250,000
Highland Community School 91,790
Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty, Inc. 268,500
Nativity Jesuit Middle School 125,000
Tamarack Waldorf School 375,000
Total $4,406,532

Minneapolis

Bdote Learning Center    $220,000
Hiawatha Academies 243,210
Minneapolis Foundation 310,000
Total $773,210

New Orleans

4.0 Schools $950,000
ARISE Academy 500,000
New Schools for New Orleans Inc. 300,000
Black Alliance for Educational Options, Inc. 500,000
Orleans Public Education Network 30,000
Stand for Children Leadership Center (Louisiana affiliate) 200,000
Urban League of Greater New Orleans Co, Inc. 700,000
Total $3,180,000

Newark

Newark Charter School Fund $1,875,000
Total $1,875,000

Phoenix

CASA Academy $220,000
Western School of Science and Technology, Inc. 250,000
Academy of Mathematics and Science South 250,000
SySTEM Schools 220,000
Self Development Academy-Phoenix 30,000
Create Academy 30,000
Arizona Charter Schools Association 650,000
Teach for America 258,000
Total $1,908,000

Washington, D.C.

Alliance for School Choice, Inc. $125,000
Building Hope 200,000
Charter Board Partners 400,000
DC Public Charter School Board 500,000
Expectations Project, Inc. 175,000
Fight for Children, Inc. 15,000
Friends of Choice in Urban Schools 675,937
NewSchools Venture Fund 1,068,014
Total $3,158,951