Moody Foundation Announces M-Pact Fund Cycle One Grantees


Moody Foundation Announces M-Pact Fund Cycle One Grantees

The inaugural cycle of the Moody Foundation’s M-Pact Fund has been announced, awarding 32 organizations grants to support their transformational work across early learning and post-secondary success.

June 12, 2024: The inaugural cycle of the Moody Foundation’s M-Pact Fund has been announced, awarding 32 organizations grants to support their transformational work across early learning and post-secondary success. The inaugural cohort offers a comprehensive network of state-wide solutions, serving more than 2.9 million individuals across the state of Texas, from the Rio Grande Valley to Amarillo.

“After a comprehensive and lengthy review process, we are thrilled to announce the very first cohort of our M-Pact Fund. We are thankful to every group who applied, and it was truly inspiring to see the important work that so many non-profits and institutions are doing to support students across the state,” says Elle Moody, Chief Grants Officer.

The M-Pact Fund is an annual grantmaking process and a key component of the Foundation’s historic commitment of $1 billion for Texas education over 20 years. The name of the “M-Pact” fund reflects the trustees’ vision of a mutual promise and partnership between the Foundation and its grantees to support student success. With benefits extending beyond grant funding, the M-Pact Fund will unite a comprehensive network of grantees to foster collaboration and share best practices, starting with an annual convening in 2025.

Cycle Two funding will be announced in early September 2024. For Cycle Three, the application opens Spring 2025. Visit the Moody Foundation website for more details.

“Through the M-Pact Fund, the Foundation is supporting some of the most promising and impactful education initiatives across the state. By uniting these groups through an intentional, collaborative network, we can foster transformational change in early learning and postsecondary success for all Texans. It is an honor to uplift the work of these grantees, and we look forward to continuing to grow this best-in-class network through future cycles of the M-Pact Fund,” shared Courtney Rogers, the Moody Foundation’s Vice President, Education.


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