Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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The Goodwill Industries of Akron

For a new collaborative program to assist youth "aging out" of foster care, providing them with career guidance, work preparation and financial education

BioEnterprise Corporation

To accelerate the growth of the bioscience industry in the greater Akron area, attracting investment dollars and creating well-paying jobs

JumpStart, Inc.

To promote economic development and employment growth in Akron and Summit County by providing financial and human capital for promising startup companies

Civil Society Institute

To plan a community-based component to a multi-state early childhood network and develop of a statewide partnership for Quality Pre-Kindergarten in Pennsylvania

Project Grad Akron

To launch the Bridge to GRADuation program, helping Simon Perkins Middle School students make a successful transition to high school

Akron Summit Community Action

To support the Financial Literacy Program providing low-income families with EITC assistance, IDA matching funds, and counseling on saving, home ownership and starting a business

Alchemy, Inc.

To expand the after-school program at Perkins Middle School

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