Hastings Fund: Grants for K-12 Education

OVERVIEW: The Hastings Fund invests in educational initiatives that prioritize underserved students, minority students and the portfolio model of school governance.

IP TAKE: This fund has supported the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley and the United Negro College Fund. It has also partnered with the Laura and John Arnold Foundation in the establishment of the City Fund, which promotes the adoption of the portfolio model of school governance across the U.S. The Hastings Fund does not accept unsolicited proposals.

PROFILE: The Hastings Fund was established in 2016 by Reed Hastings, the CEO of Netflix, a leading media content and services provider. The fund aims to "partner with communities to significantly increase the number of students who have access to rich and holistic educational experiences."

The Hastings Fund focuses exclusively on education and prioritizes quality education for underprivileged and minority students. Two past grantees are the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley and the United Negro College Fund. In partnership with the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, Hastings founded the City Fund, which supports and facilitates the adoption of the portfolio model of school governance by urban schools across the U.S.

The Hastings Fund does not accept unsolicited proposals. Contact information is not provided on its website. 

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