Major Oklahoma Mentor Day supporters include Google, Kirkpatrick Foundation, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
and Oklahoma State University.
The percentage of black and Latino leaders in American education, when compared to black and Latino PreK-12 students, remains unbalanced, according to a study underwritten by NewSchools Venture Fund, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
, Raikes Foundation, and Walton Family Foundation.
They are the ROI -- an acronym for "return on investment" -- attending the sixth ROI Summit sponsored by The Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
. Justin Korda, the ROI Community's executive director and force behind the initiative, explained to The Media Line that participants, which he described as "a small handful of people building community," are in their 20s and 30s, and are pooled from other organizations, having been nominated by their peers.
"We didn't want to contribute to this culture of excess," said Lisa Eisen, a mother of three in a Washington suburb and national director of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
, which focuses on Jewish youth programs.
Founder and chair, Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
I want to pay my respects to Lynn Schusterman, who's the President of the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
. And Sid Lapidus, who's the President of the American Jewish Historical Society.