September 16, 2019
Increasing College Completion for Generational Change
Author: Jane L. Polin
Funders: Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Ford Foundation
This GrantCraft case study, developed for Candid's scholarshipsforchange.org portal, explores the Lebron James Family Foundation's I Promise program. The I Promise program supports students at every step in their academic journey, starting from elementary education through college preparedness. This case study details the formation of the program, the I Promise School, and the impact made on students in Akron.