Waiting for "Superman"

Organizations Making a Difference

The Waiting for “Superman” social action campaign is working with a coalition of foundations and nonprofits to propel the education movement forward. For years these organizations have been working tirelessly to ensure that every child in America receives a great education. These are the real super heroes.

The Broad Foundation believes adults have an obligation to help children—all children—learn and be prepared for life.

Members of the bi-partisan coalition DoneWaiting.org are leading the fight to improve educational opportunities for all children.

The Einhorn Family Charitable Trust seeks to help people get along better by fostering empathy, civility and positive school culture.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation focuses on improving education so that all young people have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

The Get Schooled Initiative targets everyone from policy makers and corporate leaders to communities and kids.

The Fisher Fund seeks to promote innovation and leverage improvement in the U.S. public education system.

The Ford Foundation supports visionary leaders and organizations on the frontlines of social change worldwide.

Stand for Children's mission is to use the power of grassroots action to help all children get the excellent public education and strong support they need to thrive.

The United Way Campaign for the Common Good is recruiting people and organizations across the nation to improve the education, income and health of America's communities.

The Walton Family Foundation invests in empowering low-income parents to choose high-quality schools for their children.

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