We Thank You for Your Support
The College Crusade is truly grateful to The Rhode Island Foundation for a $150,000 grant to support our operational needs, which is critical to maintaining the quality and scope of our work while continuing to enhance the supports we provide for our students. We are also very thankful to the Angell Foundation for a two-year grant of $150,000 total, to support our college transition and persistence initiatives.
Many thanks to the Nellie Mae Education Foundation for a grant of $38,635 to support our ReadAbout, SAT Preparation, and STEM programs. Thank you also to Textron for a gift of $15,000 and to the Providence Journal Charitable Legacy Fund for a gift of $10,000. Both of these awards provide vital matching support for our Rhode Island GEAR UP program.
We are delighted to thank The Yelp Foundation for a $5,000 award given through their 2016 Giving Local contest, which was used to support our Alumni College Emergency Fund. Thank you also to Weybosset Research & Management, LLC for a gift of $5,000 and to the Fascitelli Family Foundation for a gift of $5,000. We are very grateful for your support!