Education

Active Education Grants

ABBOTT LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE / RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEWARK
$75,000
http://abbottleadership.org/
To support the Youth Media Symposium and college success centers operated out of the Newark based Abbott Leadership Institute.

BARD HIGH SCHOOL EARLY COLLEGE NEWARK
$30,000
http://bhsec.bard.edu/newark/
To support college advising at this traditional early college public high school in Newark.

BETHANY CARES
$40,000
www.bethany-newark.org
To support Newark children's participation in the 2017 Freedom School summer program.

BIG PICTURE COMPANY
$25,000
www.bigpicture.org
To provide professional development at four public schools in Newark.

BRAVEN
$30,000
www.bebraven.org
To support a workforce readiness course at Rutgers University-Newark.

BUILDING RESPONSIBLE INTELLIGENT CREATIVE KIDS (BRICK)
$80,000
www.bricknewark.org
To build the capacity of this public-school management organization in the South Ward of Newark.

CENTER FOR TALENTED YOUTH/JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
$40,000
www.cty.jhu.edu
To support the participation of 70 Newark students in the 2017 Center for Talented Youth three-week summer residency program taking place on college campuses across the country.

CHALKBEAT
$50,000
www.chalkbeat.org
To bring Chalkbeat to Newark, an online education news service that provides high quality, deep journalistic articles on local education issues.

CHRIST THE KING PREPARATORY SCHOOL OF NEWARK
$90,000
www.ctkprep.org
To support this parochial high school that incorporates authentic work experiences.

CITY OF NEWARK OFFICE OF COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY EDUCATION/CF NJ
$80,000
www.newarknj.gov/departments/education
To support a partnership between the Mayor's Office and the Newark Public Schools focused on community schools and the return to local control.

CORNWALL CENTER AT RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEWARK
$250,000
www.cornwall.rutgers.edu
To support this intermediary for the Newark City of Learning Collaborative, a collective impact effort to increase college graduation rates.

EDUCATION PIONEERS
$30,000
www.educationpioneers.org/
To support the Education Pioneers fellowship programs in Newark.

ESSEX COUNTY COLLEGE
$40,000
www.essex.edu
To support the high school college readiness program ta greeting Newark students.

GRAY CHARTER SCHOOL
$25,000
www.graycharterschool.com
To support the expansion of this Newark charter school.

GREATER NEWARK CONSERVANCY
$120,000
www.citybloom.org
To support general operations and to launch the social venture CityBloom landscaping business.

HORIZONS NEWARK
$30,000
www.horizonsnational.org/about/communities/new-jersey/horizons-newark/
To support Horizons Newark 2017 summer program.

LEADERS FOR LIFE
$35,000
http://www.leaders4lifenj.org/
To provide general operating support for this youth development organization in the South Ward.

LIBERTY SCIENCE CENTER
$105,000
www.LSC.org
To launch a new STEM-focused after school program at four Newark public schools.

MARION P. THOMAS CHARTER SCHOOL
$50,000
www.mptcs.org
To support single gender classroom instruction at this Newark charter school.

NEW JERSEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FOUNDATION
$40,000
www.njchamberfoundation.org/education-training/jobs-for-new-jersey-s-graduates
To support expansion of the Jobs for New Jersey Graduates program in Newark.

NEW JERSEY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
$60,000
www.jerseyhistory.org
To support education programs in Newark.

NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
$30,000
www.njit.edu/precollege
To support NJIT's pre-college summer programs targeting 40 Newark youths

NEWARK BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER
$22,000
http://www.nps.k12.nj.us/barringer/student-life/sbysp/
To provide student supports at Barringer High School in Newark.

NEWARK DEBATE ACADEMY/FOCUS
$70,000
www.newarkdebateacademy.org
To support debate clubs throughout the Newark Public Schools.

GREAT OAKS LEGACY CHARTER SCHOOL
$25,000
www.newarklegacy.org
To support professional development training for teachers and administrators.

NEWARK PUBLIC LIBRARY
$163,000
www.npl.org 
To support capital renovations and a new teen librarian position.

NEWARK PUBLIC SCHOOLS/CFNJ
$95,000
www.nps.k12.nj.us
To launch a Higher Education Liaison position at NPS.

NEWARK TRUST FOR EDUCATION
$180,000
www.newarktrust.org
To support general operations ($80,000) and the pooled fund ($100,000), which provides grants to public schools to address social and emotional supports for students.

NJ LEEP
$50,000
www.njleep.org
To support this multi-year rigorous academic enrichment program that uses legal studies to engage Newark youths.

PATHWAYS TO COLLEGE
$50,000
https://pathwaystocollege.org/
To support this afterschool academic enrichment program to prepare high school students for college.

PAULO FREIRE CHARTER SCHOOL
$25,000
www.thefreireschool.org
To support an intensive summer professional development program for teachers.

PHILIPS EDUCATION PARTNERS
$25,000
www.philipsed.org
To support special education efforts at Philip's Academy Charter School in Newark.

SAINT VINCENT ACADEMY
$100,000
https://www.svanj.org/
To support general operations at this all-girls high school in Newark.

ST. BENEDICT'S PREPARATORY SCHOOL
$120,000
www.sbp.org
To support general operations at this all-boys high school in Newark.

STUDENTS 2 SCIENCE
$100,000
www.students2science.org
To provide capital support to launch the new STEM technology center in Newark.

W.E.B. DUBOIS SCHOLARS INSTITUTE
$35,000
www.duboisscholars.org
To support rigorous academic training for Newark youths on the Princeton University campus.

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Location

Victoria Foundation
31 Mulberry Street, 5th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102

Contact

Ph. 973-792-9200
Fax 973-792-1300
e-mail info@victoriafoundation.org

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