Funds available to expand high-performing charter schools
August 14, 2007
The Charter School Growth Fund is seeking charter management and support organizations to participate in a six-month project to develop strategic business plans, financial models, and implementation plans for expansion. At the conclusion of the project, selected organizations will receive multi-year grants and loan packages to help with the costs associated with expansion.
Applicant organizations must demonstrate that they:
have run one or more exemplary charter schools,
have sustained strong achievement gains with underserved youth, and
are dedicated to expanding a network of high-performing schools.
Visit the Charter School Growth Fund's website for more information, but don't delay-the application window ends September 21.
The Charter School Growth Fund is a philanthropic venture firm founded to make early-stage grants and loans for the development and expansion of charter management and support organizations that provide a quality education option to underserved students nationwide.