Lumina Foundation



Lumina Foundation is a private, independent foundation established in Indianapolis since August 2000. They are the nation's largest foundation dedicated to increasing students' access to and success in post-secondary education.


The mission of the foundation is to increase the percentage of Americans who hold high-quality degrees and credentials to 60% by 2025.



The foundation have worked with and made grants to many colleges, peer foundations, associations, and other organizations to improve student access and outcomes across the nation.


Web Address

www.luminafoundation.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @LuminaFound

Foundation RSS Feeds

News - www.luminafoundation.org/category/newsroom/feed/

Grants - www.luminafoundation.org/lumina_grants/feed/

Podcast - www.luminafoundation.libsyn.com/rss

Assets

$1,156,840,104 - 2010-12-31


Giving

$43,897,916 - 2010-12-31


Foundation Grants and Resources


  

Recent News from Lumina Foundation


Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors and Lumina Foundation Commit Millions to Addressing Racism ...
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

... problems rooted in racial bias and inequity, and $100,000 each to the Council on Foundations, Grantmakers for Education, and Independent Sector to host webinars, training, and convenings designed...more

Lumina Foundation to Award $2.5 Million in Grants for “Addressing Hate”
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors

“Ensuring fair and equitable results in a country sullied by an enduring legacy of systemic racism and oppression is not just a part of our collective work in philanthropy,” Merisotis said. “It...more

Phoenix hires co-leader to manage new theater
Foundation: Central Indiana Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation

... The Glick Fund, The Efroymson Fund, Lumina Foundation, Central Indiana Community Foundation and the Allen Clowes Charitable...more

Lumina Foundation Awards $750000 Grant to WorkingNation to Develop Mini-Documentary Series ...
Foundation: California Community Foundation, Lumina Foundation

WorkingNation, operating in partnership with its 501(c)3 fiscal sponsor, the California Community Foundation, will use the grant to support a series...more

Tulsa to receive Talent Hub grants to drive educational attainment after high school
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

Each Talent Hub community will receive $350,000 in grant funding over 42 ... The Indianapolis-based Lumina Foundation will provide these funds...more

Tulsa to receive Talent Hub grants to drive more educational attainment
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

Tulsa to receive Talent Hub grants to drive more educational attainment ... The Indianapolis-based Lumina Foundation will provide these funds...more

Lumina Foundations designates Talent Hub
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

GREENSBURG – On Monday, Lumina Foundation announced the ... The EcO Network will be eligible for grant funding of $350,000 from Lumina...more

Denver Gets 'Talent Hub' Designation, $350K Grant To Boost Post-Secondary Education
Foundation: Lumina Foundation

In awarding the nearly $6 million worth of grants nationwide, Lumina Foundation officials said each awarded city was recognized for...more

Southeast Indiana gains Talent Hub status and grant eligibility
Foundation: Lumina Foundation, Kresge Foundation

“This designation is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the education, community foundation, industry (including more than...more





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