At their spring 2018 meeting, the RMSFF board of trustees awarded grants that totaled over $6.5 million to be paid in 2018 and succeeding years to programs in the Education Focus area. Those programs are directed toward summer learning, early childhood, after-school and camps, reading, mentoring and tutoring and scholarships.

Below are some spring 2018 board-approved grantees ...
180 Degrees, Inc. Friends of Foster Children, SWFL Plymouth Christian Youth Center
Council on Economic Education (Minnesota) Fun Time Early Childhood Academy Salesian Sisters
Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy Genesys Works - Twin Cities Summit Academy OIC
Bethel University Grace Place for Children and Families The Able Trust (Florida Endowment Foundation for Vocational Rehabilitation
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast, Inc. Hope Academy The Friends of the St. Paul Public Library
Breakthrough Twin Cities Hospitality House Youth Development The Mastery School
Camp Fire Minnesota Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Inc Vail Christian High School
Catholic Partnership Schools Kids In Need Foundation Voyageur Outward Bound School
Close Gaps by 5 (formerly Parent Aware for School Readiness) KIPP Minnesota Wallin Education Partners
College Possible Marco Island Charter Middle School Way to Grow
Collier County Sheriff's Office  Minnesota Children's Museum Women Venture
Cookie Cart Minnesota Historical Society Youth Frontiers
De LaSalle Academy of Fort Myers  Minnesota Independent School Forum  
Dunwoody College of Technology PACE Center for Girls, Lee County  
East Side Learning Center Pathways Early Education Center of Immokalee, fka Immokalee Child Care Center, Inc  
East Side Neighborhood Services Perspectives, Inc.  
First Children's Finance    
Florida Southwestern State College Foundation, Inc.    


This is NOT a complete list of Education grantees. If you have questions please email Linda Halverson.