Monthly Archives: June 2011

Press Release click here to view full report (PDF  40pg)   Washington, D.C. (10/27/2010) – Every year, our nation’s grantmakers give billions of dollars in grants for education. Yet, only a small fraction of these foundations provides funding to address the specific needs of lower-income and other vulnerable students. An even smaller number supports efforts […]

By JULIA PRESTON Published: April 26, 2011   Olga Zanella, a Mexican-born college student in Texas, should have started months ago trying to figure out how she could make a life in Mexico, since American immigration authorities were working resolutely to deport her there. But Ms. Zanella, 20, could not bring herself to make plans. She was […]