Funding Helps Align Resources and Efforts

GAR Foundation awards Summit Education Initiative $195,000

Summit Education Initiative (SEI) appreciates the support we receive from foundations, local businesses and organizations in Summit County. We thank GAR Foundation for its most recent financial contribution to SEI.

gar foundationIn the final quarter of 2016, GAR Foundation announced $648,000 in funding to Summit County community organizations. This distribution’s largest grant – $195,000 – was awarded to SEI to advance the organization’s work in improving student outcomes by better aligning resources and efforts along the Cradle to Career Continuum. GAR Foundation acknowledges SEI’s role as a backbone organization within the community that shares “data for constructive purposes” and provides “recognized thought leadership.”