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Grants to Teachers College Columbia University

Amount Purpose Term Source
$318,516 To test four interventions aimed at helping families enrolled in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program find housing in neighborhoods that promote economic opportunity. 2017 - 2021 LJAF
$97,000 To support efforts to improve academic achievement for students from low-income families. 2014 - 2019 LJAF
$250,000 To provide operating support for The Hechinger Report. 2020 - 2022 ANI LLC
$250,000 To provide operating support for The Hechinger Report. 2021 - 2024 DAF
$250,000 To support Teachers College, Columbia University's The Hechinger Report and its efforts to deepen reporting on K-12 education. 2019 - 2022 DAF
$500,000 To support the follow-up of an ongoing randomized controlled trial evaluating the impact of the Baby's First Years program, designed to alleviate the effects of poverty on mothers and their children through direct, unconditional cash transfers. 2021 - 2024 LJAF
$696,418 To support a randomized controlled trial of Federal Work Study within CUNY. 2019 - 2024 LJAF


Arnold Ventures funds projects to understand problems and identify policy solutions.