Our Impact by the Numbers

Our efforts to find, fund, and support a diverse portfolio of early-stage ventures have proven that centering innovation, an expanded definition of student success, and equity drives excellence. We collect data annually to improve and understand our impact. Here are our highlights from 2015-2022:

Our Reach


early-stage ventures
supported by our investments


reached by our ventures


students will be served
by 110 open schools at full enrollment


educators and leaders
supported by our ventures

Our Portfolio Highlights


of portfolio schools are getting at or above average growth in math and reading each year

1 in 5

of the schools in our portfolio
are district schools


of venture leaders funded
identify as people of color


the amount of funding
catalyzed by our ventures

Our Ventures

Learn more about the venture leaders in our portfolio who are reimagining education. 

Our Funding Partners

We don’t do this work alone. Our efforts are possible because of the individual and institutional funders who partner with us to make big bets that will reimagine public education. Here’s why they invest in us: 

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