GFF understands that affordability is a major hurdle to a first-class education and that no one should have to give up his or her education because of tuition amount or costs of living. Central to GFF’s mission is a strong belief that education should be accessible to everyone because it is the key ingredient to success in this world. GFF wishes to concentrate its help on living expenses as many universities and other foundations already provide scholarships for tuition.
As a Kindergarten through Grade 9 independent boy’s school in New York City, the goals of a Buckley education are that every boy learn fundamental skills, gain self-confidence through disciplined thought and action, develop personal integrity and respect for others, and discover the joy of learning and the satisfaction of pursuing excellence.
2019 Contributions include:
– Summer Enrichment Program, Underwriting MS Teachers Benefit
The Dalton School is committed to providing an education of excellence that meets each student’s interests, abilities and needs within a common curricular framework and reflects and promotes an understanding of, and appreciation for, diversity in their community as an integral part of school life. Dalton challenges each student to develop intellectual independence, creativity and curiosity and a sense of responsibility toward others both within the School and in the community at large. Located in New York City.
Founded in 1905, The Juilliard School is a world leader in performing arts education. The school’s mission is to provide the highest caliber of artistic education for gifted musicians, dancers, and actors from around the world so that they may achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders, and global citizens. Located at Lincoln Center in New York City, Juilliard offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in dance, drama, and music.
Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States. Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students with more than 360,000 alumni around the world.
PCDS believes that the most successful Early Childhood program is child-centered and provides a happy and nurturing atmosphere in which children can develop a positive self-image and a love of learning. The curriculum is diverse and flexible, offering a varied and developmentally appropriate choice of activities. The children are valued as able, worthy individuals and are encouraged to develop their singular talents and abilities.
Riverdale is a Pre-K through Grade 12 independent school in New York City committed to empowering lifelong learners by developing minds, building character, and creating community in order to change our world for the good. Riverdale is committed to helping students develop their own intellectual agency within an ethical community that fosters open inquiry, builds character strengths, and creates lifelong learners.
The oldest independent all-girls school in New York City, educating young women from Pre-K to Grade 12. At the heart of their philosophy is the belief that each child possesses unique gifts. Their mission is to unearth those gifts, nurture them, and empower each child of the Sacred Heart to share those gifts with the global community.
Marymount School is an independent, college-preparatory Catholic day school that seeks to educate young women who continue to question, risk, and grow—young women who care, serve, and lead—young women prepared to challenge, shape, and change the world. The school is committed to the development of the lifelong skills of critical thinking and problem solving. A wide range of extracurricular activities complements the academic program and provides opportunities for creativity, self-expression, leadership, and collaboration.
Located in New York City for grades Kindergarten to Class 12, Chapin’s rich educational tradition dates back to 1901. Their mission is to prepare a diverse and talented community of young women to thrive and lead in a global society through a dedication to academic excellence, personal integrity and community responsibility.