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What is Give 8/28?
 

  • Give 8/28, the official National Day of Giving to Black-led and Black-benefitting nonprofit organizations  

  • Give 8/2highlights the importance of Black philanthropy.  Black nonprofits only receive 2% of institutional philanthropy dollars from foundations

  • Give 8/28, an annual opportunity for Black nonprofits to narrow the donation divide

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Why Give 8/28?
 

In short, to support Educational Equity, to level the academic playing field for homeless children of color--Support Black Success.

Homeless Children:

  

  • 2 Times as likely to repeat a grade

  • 4-6 Month learning gap each time they move

  • 87% More likely to drop out

  • 4.5 Times more likely to become homeless as adults

  • 12,282 Students enrolled as homeless

  • Of those, 80% or 9,827 were Black

  • Only 13.36% were proficient in English on GMAS testing

  • Only 10.99% were proficient in math on GMAS testing

  • Your monthly gift, enables Project Infinity improve educational outcomes, close learning gaps, level the academic playing field and provide equitable opportunities for success for children of color.

  • Because of Your Monthly Commitment to Black Success, We Can Offer:

  • Tutoring

  • Learning Style Assessments

  • GMAS/SAT/ACT Test Prep

  • Enrichment Opportunities

  • Mentoring

  • Financial Literacy

  • School-Related Transportation

  • Mobile Printing Services and More

  • 2 Times as likely to repeat a grade

  • 4-6 Month learning gap each time they move

  • 87% More likely to drop out

  • 4.5 Times more likely to become homeless as adults

  • 12,282 Students enrolled as homeless

  • Of those, 80% or 9,827 were Black

  • Only 13.36% were proficient in English on GMAS testing

  • Only 10.99% were proficient in math on GMAS testing

Your monthly gift, enables Project Infinity improve educational outcomes, close learning gaps, level the academic playing field and provide equitable opportunities for success for children of color.

Because of Your Monthly Commitment to Black Success, We Can Offer:

  • Tutoring

  • Learning Style Assessments

  • GMAS/SAT/ACT Test Prep

  • Enrichment Opportunities

  • Mentoring

  • Financial Literacy

  • School-Related Transportation

  • Mobile Printing Services and More

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