Community Growth Educational Foundation

For Business Community Engagement In Support Of Deeper Learning

  • Amount
    $400,000
  • Program
  • Date Awarded
    7/14/2014
  • Term
    20 Months
  • Type of Support
    General Support/Program
Overview
The Community Growth Educational Foundation (CGEF) supports the mission of the American Chamber of Commerce Executives by providing chamber CEOs with tools, research, and knowledge. With this renewal grant, in partnership with the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, CGEF would offer online resources for education and action, host a multiday academy for chamber executives, highlight leading practices, and coach self-selected chamber memberships to more effectively support educational reforms that advance deeper learning instruction and assessment. These activities will help the business community become a strong voice in public education reform discussions about college- and career-readiness for all young people.
About the Grantee
Address
1330 Braddock Place, Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
Grants to this Grantee
for business community engagement in support of deeper learning  
The Community Growth Educational Foundation supports the mission of the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives by providing chamber CEOs with tools, research, and knowledge. In partnership with the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce, the foundation will offer online resources for education and action, provide fellowships and technical assistance in selected states, and assist chamber memberships to support reforms that advance deeper learning instruction and assessment. These activities will help the business community to become a stronger voice for appropriate, effective public education reforms that help ensure career- and postsecondary-readiness for all young people.

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