Grants

Grants in Support of Education
Awarded in 2021

Dimensions Educational Research Foundation

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Second and final payment of a two-year $25,000 grant to support staff development for Lincoln early-childhood care professionals

Educare of Lincoln, Inc.

Amount
$25,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Staffing support for the Waitlist Family Engagement program at this center that provides quality childcare and preschool for at-risk children

Lincoln Literacy Council

Amount
$165,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Second payment of a three-year $500,000 Breakthrough Initiative Grant supporting job-skills training, mentorship and classes to build skills toward well-paying careers

Lincoln Public Schools

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

Second and final payment of a $50,000 grant to support a summer program for incoming ninth-graders at The Career Academy to introduce them to career paths and provide high school credit

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Grants in Support of
Education, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2021

First payment of a two-year $30,000 grant for continued support of the Learn and Earn to Achieve Potential youth education and employment initiative in collaboration with the HUB Central Access Point for Young Adults

Total $320,000