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2019 IMPACT:

INVESTMENT: $7.6M

PERCENTAGE OF CORE GRANTMAKING INVESTMENT: 45%

THE NEED: Nationwide, only 21% of low-income, first-generation students who enroll in college graduate.

TIPPING POINT IMPACT:

Young people served by Tipping Point grantees earn college degrees at twice the rate of low-income, first-generation college students nationally.

  • 5,613 students achieved proficiency in grade level math + English 
  • 1,063 students graduated high school or completed their GED
  • 5,643 students enrolled in post-secondary education + persisted towards graduation