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Improving educational outcomes
for the students of Oakland, California.

Sunsetting Education Grantmaking

In fall 2020, the Foundation announced it’s final Oakland education grantmaking strategy which will sunset by 2025.

In our final 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.

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Education Strategy

Focusing on Students Succeeding and Thriving

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.

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Education Strategy Resources

Sharing What Informs and Guides our Work

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.”

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Community Investments

Investing in Achievement and Excellence

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.

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Recently Awarded Grants

Supporting Those Focused on Oakland Students

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.

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Eligibility and Types of grants

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