Teachers College, Columbia University donations received

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Donation amounts by donor and year for donee Teachers College, Columbia University

Donor Total 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2004 2003 2001 2000 1996 1991 1990
W. K. Kellogg Foundation (filter this donee) 6,835,396.00 0.00 1,500,000.00 850,000.00 1,000,000.00 600,000.00 1,031,000.00 240,000.00 75,000.00 0.00 0.00 225,000.00 35,432.00 0.00 300,000.00 731,180.00 24,000.00 178,784.00 0.00 0.00 45,000.00
Ford Foundation (filter this donee) 3,300,000.00 0.00 400,000.00 400,000.00 0.00 300,000.00 870,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 200,000.00 650,000.00 275,000.00 205,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Hewlett Foundation (filter this donee) 2,610,000.00 400,000.00 0.00 0.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,560,000.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Laura and John Arnold Foundation (filter this donee) 415,516.00 0.00 318,516.00 0.00 0.00 97,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (filter this donee) 400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 400,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
MacArthur Foundation (filter this donee) 295,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 150,000.00 145,000.00 0.00
Nathan Cummings Foundation (filter this donee) 50,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 50,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Total 13,905,912.00 400,000.00 2,218,516.00 1,250,000.00 1,550,000.00 997,000.00 1,901,000.00 240,000.00 1,635,000.00 200,000.00 250,000.00 875,000.00 310,432.00 205,000.00 300,000.00 731,180.00 24,000.00 478,784.00 150,000.00 145,000.00 45,000.00

Full list of donations in reverse chronological order (42 donations)

DonorAmount (current USD)Donation dateCause areaURLInfluencerNotes
Hewlett Foundation400,000.002018-09-21Educationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/teachers-college-columbia-university-for-support-of-the-hechinger-report/-- For Support Of The Hechinger Report.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation1,500,000.002017-11-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2017/10/improving-education-in-mississippi-and-new-orleans-p0130901-- Purpose: To produce high-quality, solutions-oriented journalism about educational inequity issues in Mississippi and New Orleans, including the reporting and production of regular pieces – both editorial, feature and news stories, along with radio programs; Grant period: 2017-11-01 to 2020-10-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Louisiana|Mississippi|New York.
Ford Foundation400,000.002017-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- To provide cash transfers to participants in a clinical trial testing the effect of poverty reduction on child development in the first three years of life. Affected regions: 694###New Orleans###50@@@697###New York City###50; 9177417###Female@@@9177887###Racial ethnic minority; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Laura and John Arnold Foundation318,516.002017Evidence-Based Policyhttp://www.arnoldfoundation.org/grants/-- Grant period: 2017 - 2020. Affected countries: United States.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation300,000.002016-09-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2016/10/educating-children-of-mississippi-p3035408-- Purpose: Improve education in Mississippi by reporting on obstacles to educational success, bringing public awareness of the problems, issues and potential solutions available via authoritative explanatory journalism; Grant period: 2016-09-01 to 2017-08-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Mississippi|New York.
Ford Foundation400,000.002016-07-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For The Public Good project to provide legal advocacy, research, communications, and capacity building to combat school and residential segregation. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; @@@9177887###Racial ethnic minority; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation550,000.002016-03-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2016/03/how-racial-inequality-holds-children-back-p3033893-- Purpose: Provide in-depth journalism across the United States and in target areas of Mississippi and New Orleans on the educational challenges facing black men and boys, along with equity issues impacting underrepresented students, teachers and families to counter the dominant narrative of this issue; Grant period: 2016-03-01 to 2018-02-28. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Louisiana|Michigan|Mississippi|New Mexico|New York.
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation400,000.002015-08-04Education/Education policy and administrative managementhttps://iatiregistry.org/publisher/bmgf-- to increase coverage of effective teaching with a focus on teacher preparation, and coverage of access and completion issues in post-secondary education in the US; Aid type: Project-type interventions. Affected countries: United states of america (the).
Hewlett Foundation150,000.002015-07-10Educationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/teachers-college-columbia-university-for-coverage-of-the-release-of-the-2015-common-core-test-results/-- For Coverage Of The Release Of The 2015 Common Core Test Results.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation1,000,000.002015-05-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2015/05/poverty-reduction-and-child-development-in-the-first-years-of-life-p3031579-- Purpose: Assess causality between income and positive cognitive, social and brain development by providing regular cash supplements to families in poverty with young children, ages 0-5, as part of a random control study; Grant period: 2015-05-01 to 2018-04-30. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Minnesota|Nebraska|New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation300,000.002014-07-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2015/06/mississippi-learning-p3030111-1-- Purpose: Increase capacity to report on obstacles standing in the way of improving education in Mississippi by building and developing partnerships with local media and supporting a growing diverse network of journalism students; Grant period: 2014-07-01 to 2016-06-30. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Mississippi|New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation300,000.002014-07-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2014/07/mississippi-learning-p3030111-- Purpose: Increase capacity to report on obstacles standing in the way of improving education in Mississippi by building and developing partnerships with local media and supporting a growing diverse network of journalism students; Grant period: 2014-07-01 to 2016-06-30. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Mississippi|New York.
Ford Foundation300,000.002014-03-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Community College Research Center to undertake qualitative and quantitative research for and provide technical assistance to partners in the Corridors of College Success initiative. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; @@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Laura and John Arnold Foundation97,000.002014Evidence-Based Policyhttp://www.arnoldfoundation.org/grants/-- Grant period: 2014 - 2019. Affected countries: United States.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation398,000.002013-09-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/0001/01/education-post-katrina-p3024743-1-- Purpose: Examine the education crisis in New Orleans through high quality journalism, with an eye on post-Katrina reforms; Grant period: 2013-09-01 to 2017-08-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Louisiana|New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation398,000.002013-09-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2013/09/education-post-katrina-p3024743-- Purpose: Examine the education crisis in New Orleans through high quality journalism, with an eye on post-Katrina reforms; Grant period: 2013-09-01 to 2017-08-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Louisiana|New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation235,000.002013-09-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2013/09/mississippi-learning-p3024745-- Purpose: Examine the education crisis in Mississippi through high-quality journalism, based in the state; Grant period: 2013-09-01 to 2014-08-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Mississippi|New York.
Ford Foundation120,000.002013-09-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Hechinger Report to produce high-quality journalism about how schools & districts in Chicago & elsewhere are implementing more & better learning time, & whether these efforts are successful. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177456###No Intention@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation750,000.002013-03-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Community College Research Center to undertake qualitative and quantitative research for & provide technical assistance to partners in the foundation’s Corridors of College Success initiative. Affected regions: 272###Denver###33@@@569###Los Angeles###33@@@1003###Texas###34; @@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177890###White or Causcasian@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation240,000.002012-05-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2012/04/mississippi-learning-p3020430-- Purpose: Examine and address the education crisis in Mississippi via in-depth journalism; Grant period: 2012-05-01 to 2013-10-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Mississippi|New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation75,000.002011-09-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2011/12/the-economic-value-of-opportunity-youth-p3020455-- Purpose: Provide strategy and intervention recommendations to reconnect youth to post-secondary education & workforce activities by supporting the research, writing, and revision of the Economic Value of Opportunity Youth Report; Grant period: 2011-09-01 to 2012-06-30. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
Hewlett Foundation1,560,000.002011-03-21Educationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/teachers-college-columbia-university-for-implementation-and-replication-of-instructional-reforms-in-developmental-education/-- For Implementation And Replication Of Instructional Reforms In Developmental Education.
Hewlett Foundation200,000.002010-11-15Educationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/teachers-college-columbia-university-for-a-study-of-reforms-to-increase-college-completion-of-underprepared-community-college-students/-- For A Study Of Reforms To Increase College Completion Of Underprepared Community College Students.
Ford Foundation200,000.002009-10-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Campaign for Educational Equity to analyze the impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on the nation's schools and present the findings at its fifth annual Equity Symposium. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177456###No Intention@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Nathan Cummings Foundation50,000.002009--http://www.nathancummings.org/sites/default/files/financials123109.pdf--
Ford Foundation450,000.002008-09-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For research and dissemination on the evolving nature of school and residential segregation in U.S. metropolitan regions, with a focus on the New York metropolitan area. Affected regions: 697###New York City###80@@@1045###United States###20; 9177456###No Intention@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation200,000.002008-05-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education to study and disseminate information on school system governance structures for educational leaders in New Orleans and Louisiana. Affected regions: 694###New Orleans###100; 9177456###No Intention@@@9177414###Asian or Asian American@@@9177888###Black or African American@@@9177891###Latin American; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation225,000.002008-05-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2008/05/early-education-promising-practices-in-transition-and-alignment-p0126447-- Purpose: Advance the early education transition and alignment efforts for young children through creation of new knowledge products and a series of special convenings; Grant period: 2008-05-01 to 2009-12-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
Ford Foundation25,000.002007-07-15FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For a digital archive to preserve and make available online interviews from "The Open Mind," a weekly public television show featuring conversations with creative thinkers of the last half century. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; @@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
Ford Foundation250,000.002007-04-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- For the Community College Research Center and the National Center for Postsecondary Research to evaluate learning communities at six community colleges. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; @@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation35,432.002007-01-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2007/11/achieving-the-dream-p0125806-- Purpose: Facilitate the development of state policies that support greater student success by engaging Michigan community colleges in the demonstration phase of the "Achieving the Dream" initiative; Grant period: 2007-01-01 to 2012-06-30. Affected countries: United States; affected states: Michigan|New York.
Ford Foundation205,000.002006-11-01FIXMEhttp://www.fordfoundation.org/work/our-grants/grants-database/grants-all-- Core support for National Access Network to link school finance litigation, public engagement and standards-based reform movements to expand educational opportunities for all public school children. Affected regions: 1045###United States###100; 9177456###No Intention@@@; United States; affected countries: FIXME.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation100,000.002004-11-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2005/05/steps-to-literacy-p0113630-- Purpose: Improve the literacy of students who are English Language Learners through the development and assessment of a program of instruction supported by computer software; Grant period: 2004-11-01 to 2006-10-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation200,000.002004-05-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2004/05/supplementary-education-services-p0108265-- Purpose: Develop and promote a model for the use of supplementary education for families in Central Harlem who are underrepresented among the population of high academic achieving students; Grant period: 2004-05-01 to 2005-10-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation731,180.002003-02-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2003/02/five-teachers-college-initiatives-p0093829-- Purpose: Engage with public school systems and their communities to improve teacher quality; Grant period: 2003-02-01 to 2006-01-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation24,000.002001-07-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2001/08/developmental-visit-training-and-dissem-p0090180-- Purpose: Improve quality of care and developmental outcomes for infants through the Developmental Visit Training and Dissemination Project; Grant period: 2001-07-01 to 2003-06-30. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
Hewlett Foundation150,000.002000-07-17Educationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/teachers-college-columbia-university-to-sponsor-the-attendance-of-california-journalists-to-the-hechinger-institute-seminars/-- To Sponsor The Attendance Of California Journalists To The Hechinger Institute Seminars.
Hewlett Foundation150,000.002000-07-17Educationhttps://hewlett.org/grants/teachers-college-columbia-university-to-sponsor-the-attendance-of-california-journalists-to-the-hechinger-institute-seminars/-- To Sponsor The Attendance Of California Journalists To The Hechinger Institute Seminars.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation178,784.002000-07-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/2000/07/developmental-visit-and-training-p0056389-- Purpose: Improve quality of care and developmental outcomes for infants through the Developmental Visit Training and Dissemination Project; Grant period: 2000-07-01 to 2002-12-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.
MacArthur Foundation150,000.001996FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To improve understanding among the media and public policymakers of critical issues facing American education. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
MacArthur Foundation145,000.001991FIXMEhttps://www.macfound.org/grants/-- To develop and implement a national research information base concerning intergenerational literacy (over two years). Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York; affected cities: New York.
W. K. Kellogg Foundation45,000.001990-03-01--https://www.wkkf.org:443/grants/grant/1990/04/uedd0001bl-p0000447-- Purpose: Enhance counseling services to adults through training of counseling practitioners and librarians; disseminate the results; Grant period: 1990-03-01 to 1990-12-31. Affected countries: United States; affected states: New York.