330 articles found

Damion LeeNatali: Closing the Achievement Gap in Colorado
Foundation Staff | November 03, 2015

When Damion LeeNatali was growing up in Denver, there were "huge, huge achievement gaps," he said, and he became a Teach For America (TFA) corps member. | Read More

Matthew Kelley: The Chemistry of Success
Foundation Staff | November 03, 2015

A high school teacher with a Ph.D. in physical chemistry inspired a love of chemistry in Matthew Kelley. | Read More

Ronicka Briscoe: Teaching to Help New Orleans Recover after Katrina
Foundation Staff | November 03, 2015

Ronicka Briscoe found purpose through Teach for America. | Read More

Roshun Austin: Going Home to Memphis to Serve
Foundation Staff | November 03, 2015

Roshun Austin was inspired to serve by her experience as a Teach for America corps member. | Read More

Timothy Ware: Preparing Memphis Students for Purpose and Destiny
Foundation Staff | November 03, 2015

Timothy Ware was 29 years old, doing work he loved when his younger sister told him about Teach For America (TFA). | Read More

First Ever Report Card to Improve Mississippi River Basin
Foundation Staff | November 02, 2015

Mississippi River Basin gets a D+ in new report card by America's Watershed Initiative | Read More

Arts and Culture Take Center Stage in Northwest Arkansas
Karen Minkel | October 28, 2015

Local arts organizations came together to discuss how to advance the Northwest Arkansas cultural sector. | Read More

Classical Music Works in Concert with Academic Studies
Foundation Staff | October 27, 2015

Symphony of Northwest Arkansas brings its orchestra to local classrooms | Read More

Working Together to Transform Low Performing Schools in Memphis
Foundation Staff | October 26, 2015

Achievement School District cultivates talented leaders to improve struggling schools | Read More

Healthy Soil Equals a Healthy Bottom Line for Midwest Farmers
Foundation Staff | October 20, 2015

National Corn Growers Association helps spur innovative solutions for eco-friendly farming | Read More