• Ignite

    We are Grantmakers for Education. Nearly 300 strong and diverse organizations bringing bold thinking and brave ideas to learners all across America.


August 2022

The Future of Smart: Episode 7

Podcast host Ulcca Joshi Hansen speaks with Jaime Casap, venture mentor at Coplex and former Google education evangelist, about the future of work in a digitized, technology-driven world.

Grantmakers for Education

2022 Kids Count Data Book

The 33rd edition of the Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT® Data Book describes how children in America are in the midst of a mental health crisis, struggling with anxiety and depression at unprecedented levels.

Annie E. Casey Foundation

Leadership Transition at Grantmakers for Education

After more than four successful years at the helm, Dr. Celine Coggins is working with the board of directors to identify the organization’s next executive director.

Grantmakers for Education

January 2022

Who Is EdFunders?

You may have noticed “EdFunders” showing up in our materials. We’ve decided it’s time to adopt EdFunders as our official nickname.

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  • October

    2022 Annual Conference

    Join us for our next conference in Austin, Texas, October 18 - 20, 2022. Registration is open July 5 - October 3, 2022.

September 13, 2022

Equity & Grantmaking Impact Group Learning Community

The Equity & Grantmaking Impact Group is launching with a six-meeting learning arc to create opportunities for peer-led learning and strategizing on how we, as education grantmakers, might rethink our grantmaking practices to drive an equity agenda. Register by August 26.

September 19, 2022

Equity Storytelling Fellowship

This mini-fellowship aims to harness the power of storytelling to learn about, reflect back and imagine what philanthropy would look like if grantmakers of color could bring their full selves to the work and their organizations. Apply by August 19.