the United States, millions of students in thousands of school
districts experience significantly greater educational opportunities
through the work of their local education foundation.
Our public/private partnerships strengthen education systems and require
ethics, solid principles, and a clear vision to balance the diverse
needs of our community. Partnering with our education systems and
communities to secure resources maximizes the impact of a student's
While standards and guidelines are established for nonprofits and their
leaders, each nonprofit sector is unique. Therefore, it’s up to us to
collectively establish and model principles so our colleagues across the
education foundation continuum can thrive in a rapidly changing world.
We, in turn, can help education systems, educators, administrators,
students, parents, and communities thrive together.