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.
Newswise — The California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office has secured more than $3 million in philanthropic support for Graduation Initiative 2025. The CSU actively sought grants from...more
Tom Vander Ark , Contributor I write about the future of learning, work and human development. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. The postsecondary attainment rate for adults in...more
The Achieve60AZ Alliance of 70 statewide education, business, community and philanthropic organizations recognized this imperative and in ... Our broad-based, statewide alliance includes leaders from...more
... ($11.1 million); the Novo Foundation ($10.7 million); the Blue Shield of California Foundation ($9.6 million); the David and Lucile Packard Foundation ($7.75 million); the California Community...more
The council gave permission to the Lamar Fire and Emergency Services to apply for a CDPHE EMTS provider grant to replace one ambulance from the fleet. Lamar Fire Chief Jeremy Burkhart explained the...more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. BOULDER—The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education will soon launch a new consortium for colleges and universities that heavily serve Native American Indians and...more
The bulk, $1 million, will go toward a national study on racial climate on campuses, in partnership with Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors. ... “The fact is, this call to action is true not only...more
In September, the foundation designated 17 communities across the country as Talent Hubs to accelerate that goal. Talent Hubs ... Foundation. Lumina's Community Partnerships for Attainment program...more