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In partnership with NewSchools Venture Fund, the foundation aims to ensure the nation’s teacher talent pool better reflects classroom diversity.
Amy Saltzman July 5, 2019
A new crop insurance program in Illinois creates new incentive for farmers to adopt practices that protect soil health
In San Antonio, middle school teacher Michael Osikoya finds purpose in a new career
Internships and apprenticeships are among the educational pathways leading high school students to in-demand jobs and careers.
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It's not what you gather in life, but what you scatter in life, that tells the kind of life you have lived.
Helen Walton's favorite saying
March 23, 2018
We are a family-led foundation that tackles tough social and environmental problems with urgency and a long-term approach. Join our team.
March 23, 2018
Our steady approach to grantmaking focuses on making an impact to improve lives today that lasts to benefit future generations.