I Want to Go to a Great School
Supporting quality schools for all Oakland students
Improving educational outcomes
for the students of Oakland, California.
In fall 2020, the Foundation announced that within the next five years we anticipate sunsetting our Oakland education grantmaking and operations.
Over the next five years the Foundation will continue its grantmaking focused on Oakland Education, providing grants and capacity building to the organizations that have closely partnered with the Foundation for nearly two decades.Read More
Oakland students deserve our support now more than ever. Through 2025 we will invest in schools and nonprofits focused on building the skills and relationships of students and adults so that all students can succeed in school, thrive in their careers, and engage in their community.Read More
Our thinking is continually informed by the work of our grantees and partners, as well as innovative thinkers from the fields of education and philanthropy. Continuing to learn, be challenged in our thinking, and embrace new ideas is grounded in our value of “learn, learn, learn.”Read More
The Rogers Family Foundation's community investments include support to select organizations whose high-achieving and excellent work benefits the larger Bay Area community and beyond. These investments often bolster and complement our Oakland education strategy grantmaking.Read More
Our Oakland Education Strategy guides our investment in local schools and nonprofits. Our grantees, rooted in the communities that they serve, are the on-the-ground experts transforming the educational experience of students.Read More