GRANTEES

The Webber Family Foundation is proud to collaborate with a variety of exceptional education non-profits. Our grantees are dedicated to closing the achievement gap by providing lower-income youth with meaningful opportunities in academics and the arts. We are grateful for their tireless work and significant contributions to our communities.

Grantees By Year

2019 Grantees

KIPP Texas Austin Teacher Career Pathway (TCP) Program Austin, TX $25,000
National Guild for Community Arts Education Scholarships for Guild’s national conference in Austin in Fall 2019 Austin, TX $7,500
ServeAustin  To Improve Recruitment and Retention of AmeriCorps Members in Central Texas Austin, TX $25,000
Literacy First To Hire an additional literacy tutor Supervisor to support growth and expansion Austin, TX $25,000
Crittenton Services To expand the Goal Setting Girls program to the summer Washington, DC $20,000
Breakthrough Central Texas High School and College Program Expansion Austin, TX $25,000
Families Empowered Launch Apply Austin Austin, TX $25,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – B Washington, DC $30,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 5-Year General Operating Request ($250K over five years) – C Washington, DC $50,000
Austin Achieve Public Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
Austin Community Foundation Summer Learning Investment Hub (SLIH) Pooled Fund Austin, TX $25,000
Mainspring Schools Expand Development Efforts Austin, TX $25,000
Collegiate Directions (CDI) Hire a Strategy Manager and expand CDI?s data, fundraising, and program capacity Washington, DC $20,000
Kids in a New Groove To Support Mentoring Through Music Program Austin, TX $20,000
College Forward To fully Develop Connect, a student facing mobile app and build its virtual coaching services Austin, TX $25,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Organization’s Discretion Washington, DC $5,000
United Way for Greater Austin Qualified Early Education Teacher Education Award Austin, TX $25,000
YouthLaunch Youth Launch Discretionary-KAMP Program (KIPP Alumni Mentoring Program) Austin, TX $2,000
Open Door Preschool Open Door-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,000
Breakthrough Central Texas BTCTX Discretionary – Support Higher Ed Bridge Fund Austin, TX $10,000
El Ranchito El Rachito-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,000
Lifeworks Austin 2019 Spring Random Lottery Austin, TX $5,000
Council on At-Risk Youth 2019 Spring Random Lottery Austin, TX $1,000
MINDPOP Leadership Succession Planning Austin, TX $25,000
Mission Capital Launch Data Leader’s Academy Alumni & Funders Series Austin, TX $25,000
IDEA Public Schools Expansion of IDEA Public Schools in Austin Austin, TX $25,000
Texas Public Charter Schools Association Launch the Teacher Advocate Leadership Institute Austin, TX $25,000
Generation Hope Next Generation Academy Washington, DC $20,000
Waterloo Gateway Produce an educational display about the legacy of Stonewall for Rainbow on the Creek Austin, TX $1,000
FACETS Facets-Discretionary Washington, DC $1,000
PelotonU PelotonU-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,500
Breakthrough Central Texas BTCTX-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,500
A Wider Circle Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $1,000
Texas Book Festival 2019 Fall Random Lottery Austin, TX $2,000
El Ranchito EL Ranchito-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,000
Austin Bat Cave Austin Bat Dave-Discretionary Austin, TX $1,000
Upper Ninety 2019 Fall Random Lottery Austin, TX $1,000
Montgomery College To Support the Student Emergency Aid/Book Fund Washington, DC $10,000
Assistance League of Austin 2019 Fall Random Lottery Austin, TX $8,000
People’s Community Clinic 2019 Fall Random Lottery Austin, TX $5,300
Lifeworks Austin Lifeworks-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,500
Open Door Preschool Open Door-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,500
Carrying Hope 2019 Fall Random Lottery Austin, TX $3,700
Austin Bat Cave To Support Strategic Planning Process Austin, TX $10,000
PelotonU To Formalize Partnerships and Design Playbook Austin, TX $25,000
Literacy Coalition of Central Texas To Strengthen and Expand PALS and TFLA Programs Austin, TX $25,000
Beyond the Grade 2019 Spring Random Lottery Austin, TX $10,000
Stepping Stones Shelter Purchase Education Supplies Washington, DC $4,500
Austin Film Society To sponsor education models for Kate Robinson’s project Failing Forward: On the Road to Social Impact” Austin, TX $9,000
Austin Film Society To sponsor Kate Robinson’s project “Failing Forward: On the Road to Social Impact” Austin, TX $1,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – D Washington, DC $30,000
Creative Action Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000

2018 Grantees

PelotonU Strengthen Partnerships with ACAN Members and Re-Engage Austin’s Youth in College Austin, TX $25,000
FACETS Support Back to School Supply Drive Washington, DC $2,000
AVANCE-Austin Program and Classroom Supplies Austin, TX $5,000
Explore Austin Explore Austin – Organization’s Discretion Austin, TX $2,500
Literacy First Literacy First – Organization’s Discretion Austin, TX $2,500
Teach for America Launch TFA Austin Alumni Region Austin, TX $25,000
Creative Action Support Arts Programs for Young Adults Austin, TX $25,000
Wayside Schools Create IT Infrastructure @ Bradshaw Campus Austin, TX $25,000
Austin Ed Fund Support STEM-focused projects for high-achieving students at low-income campuses Austin, TX $5,000
Seedling Provide 2018-19 Scholarship for an 8th grade student in mentoring program Austin, TX $5,000
Skillpoint Alliance Supplies for Construction Program Graduates Austin, TX $5,000
Todos Juntos Learning Center Support Strategic Planning and Technology Efforts Austin, TX $25,000
Mission Capital Launch New Cohort of NPOS to Participant in Good Measure Austin, TX $20,000
E3 Alliance Expand Ready, Set, K! assessment tool to serve more PreK students Austin, TX $25,000
Valor Public Schools Launch Academic Support Program Development Austin, TX $25,000
Bookspring Support Summer Success Program Austin, TX $2,500
Stepping Stones Shelter Support Back to School Supply Drive Washington, DC $4,000
Upper Ninety Organization’s Discretion Austin, TX $2,500
The Literacy Lab Support Leading Men Fellowship Program Washington, DC $20,000
Passion For Learning Support Go2College Program Washington, DC $10,000
KIPP Texas Austin Inaugural Distinguished Dinner Teacher Celebration Austin, TX $4,500
Anthropos Arts Provide Admin Support Austin, TX $1,400
Stepping Stones Shelter Support Driver’s Education Course for Clients Washington, DC $500
Anthropos Arts Provide Admin Support Austin, TX $1,200
Breakthrough Central Texas Support Higher Ed Bridge Fund Austin, TX $10,000
Open Door Preschool Open Door-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,500
Literacy First Support K-2 Literacy Intervention Program (Austin Achieve Elementary School) Austin, TX $25,000
Open Door Preschool Support Executive Director Transition Process Austin, TX $20,000
Higher Achievement Support for High School Re-tiering to Strengthen the College Access Pipeline Washington, DC $20,000
College Tracks Pilot CollegeTracks Career Development Program Washington, DC $20,000
MINDPOP Build Creative Teaching Instructional Guides for Austin PARD staff Austin, TX $25,000
E4 Youth Improve program evaluation and donor engagement Austin, TX $15,000
AppleTree Institute Pilot social-emotional program, Get Ready to Learn, at various sites Washington, DC $10,000
Jubilee Jumpstart Develop a revenue model and prepare leadership for organizational growth Washington, DC $20,000
Playworks of Greater Washington Discretionary Washington, DC $3,500
KIPP Texas Austin Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 5-Year General Operating Request ($250K over five years) – C Washington, DC $45,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – B Washington, DC $30,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – C Austin, TX $55,000
Montgomery College To support the Emergency College Fund Washington, DC $2,500
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School To Support BT Emerging Scholars Program Austin, TX $2,500
El Ranchito El Ranchito-Discretionary Austin, TX $2,500
Anthropos Arts Provide Admin Support Austin, TX $2,400
Austin Parks Foundation Austin Parks Foundation – Organization’s Discretion Austin, TX $2,500
Austin Community Foundation Summer STEM Investment HUB Austin, TX $25,000
TEGAC Membership Renewal Austin, TX $5,000
Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center To Support Field Trips and Campouts for Girls at Westcave Preserve and Pedernales Falls State Park Austin, TX $2,500
ROCK (Ride On Center for Kids) ROCK – Organization’s Discretion Austin, TX $2,500
Montgomery College To support the Emergency College Fund Washington, DC $5,000
Pollyanna Theatre Company To purchase program supplies and subsidize field trips to the Long Center for Headstart students Austin, TX $2,500
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School To Support BT Emerging Scholars Program Austin, TX $2,500
Austin Opportunity Youth Collaborative To contribute to a bridge fund that helps students with unexpected  life circumstances. Austin, TX $4,000
Andy Roddick Foundation To subsidize educational student field trip costs during summer learning program. Austin, TX $5,000
BLF Foundation To Support scholarships and purchase tablet computers for college students Austin, TX $3,000
Settlement Home To purchase walkie talkies and dance equipment for the Residential Treatment Center Austin, TX $4,000
KIPP Texas Austin KIPP Austin – Organization’s Discretion Austin, TX $5,000
JUST To. support program supplies for low-income mothers in Austin to start their own businesses Austin, TX $5,000
Austin Film Festival To support supplies and technology for Digital Storytelling Project of the Young Filmmakers Program Austin, TX $4,500
Crittenton Services Organization’s Discretion Washington, DC $2,500
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School To Support BT Emerging Scholars Program Austin, TX $2,500
Catalogue for Philanthropy Organization’s Discretion Washington, DC $2,500

2017 Grantees

Breakthrough Central Texas Random Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $366
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps Purchase Supplies for Summer Camps Austin, TX $4,500
Austin Achieve Public Schools Support Elementary School Expansion Austin, TX $25,000
Stepping Stones Shelter Back to School Supply Drive Washington, DC $3,000
Communities In Schools- Central Texas, Inc. To update counseling and group meeting spaces for CIS students (furniture, fixtures, equipment, paint, etc) Austin, TX $5,000
Austin Ed Fund College campus visit to Rice University Austin, TX $3,924
FACETS Back to School Supply Drive Washington, DC $3,000
KIPP Texas Austin Private Screening of Film Austin, TX $1,710
Austin Kids First Develop AISD Policy Programming Austin, TX $5,000
Families Empowered Expanding Program to Austin Austin, TX $5,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Higher ed bridge fund Austin, TX $15,000
Mainspring Schools Board gift to use at organization’s discretion Austin, TX $2,500
Open Door Preschool Help support tuition for low-income families Austin, TX $2,500
Foundation Communities Pilot Pre-K Partnership with AISD Austin, TX $25,000
Todos Juntos Learning Center Support Curriculum & Volunteer Development and Marketing Materials Austin, TX $25,000
Goodwill Central Texas Goodwill Exploration Center – Outfit New Classroom Austin, TX $20,000
Austin Community Foundation Summer STEM Investment Hub Austin, TX $50,000
IDEA Public Schools Support Austin Growth Through Technology Austin, TX $25,000
KIPP Texas Austin Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – C Austin, TX $55,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – B Washington, DC $30,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 5-Year General Operating Request ($250K over five years) – C Washington, DC $50,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Creative Action Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Austin Bat Cave Outfit Computer Lab Austin, TX $2,000
Austin Bat Cave Outfit Computer Lab Austin, TX $2,000
Austin Bat Cave Outfit Computer Lab Austin, TX $1,000
Go Austin/Vamos Austin Purchase Sunshades for Playgrounds Austin, TX $2,000
Go Austin/Vamos Austin Purchase Sunshades for Playgrounds Austin, TX $2,000
Go Austin/Vamos Austin Purchase Sunshades for Playgrounds Austin, TX $3,000
TEGAC Membership Renewal Austin, TX $5,000
Learn All The Time Expand OST Opportunities Austin, TX $25,000
E4 Youth Get Creative Club Expansion Austin, TX $25,000
Crittenton Services Goal Setting Girls: A New Social and Emotional Development  Program for Middle School Girls Washington, DC $20,000
BUILD Metro DC Build Middle School Growth Washington, DC $20,000
Generation Hope Generation Hope Strategic Plan Washington, DC $15,000
Jubilee Jumpstart Capacity-Building Grant to Plan Expansion Washington, DC $20,000
Con Mi Madre Con Mi Madre Data Tracking System: CoPilot Implementation Austin, TX $20,000
Collegiate Directions (CDI) CDI School Support Expansion Washington, DC $20,000
St. Edward’s University Random Lottery Grant – College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) Austin, TX $5,000
Urban Roots Random Lottery Grant – Youth Stipends for Crew Leaders Austin, TX $2,000
A Wider Circle Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $7,000
Generation SERVE Random Lottery Grant – Service Learning Program for low-income youth Austin, TX $7,500
Science Mill Random Lottery Grant – Field Trips to Science Mill Austin, TX $5,000
DC Youth Orchestra Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,000
Explore Austin Purchase Bicycles for Exporers and Mentors Austin, TX $1,000
Explore Austin Purchase Bicycles for Exporers and Mentors Austin, TX $1,000
Explore Austin Purchase Bicycles for Exporers and Mentors Austin, TX $1,000
Washington School for Girls Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,000
Emerging Scholars Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,000
Literacy First Pilot a Summer Literacy Program for Rising Kindergarten students Austin, TX $25,000

2016 Grantees

Wayside Schools Expansion to support 50 new seats through the purchase of classroom furniture, technology, supplies and teacher training Austin, TX $25,000
Harmony Charter Schools Support purchase of 44 iPad and related technology to use in new PreK programming Austin, TX $25,000
Learn All The Time Partial funding for new Executive Director Austin, TX $15,000
Austin Community Foundation Summer STEM Investment Hub Pooled Fund Austin, TX $35,600
Con Mi Madre Create internal assessment/student tracking tools; und part of research position Austin, TX $10,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partial funding for Marketing Director Austin, TX $25,000
Code2College Pilot new coding program and two local high schools Austin, TX $10,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Beyond the Grade Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,780
Generation Citizen Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – C Austin, TX $40,000
Central Texas Discover Engineering Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Emergency Gap Fund Austin, TX $4,000
Stepping Stones Shelter Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,000
Austin Classical Guitar 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $8,880
Catalogue for Philanthropy Develop a comprehensive strategic plan Washington, DC $25,000
Creative Action 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $8,880
Young Playwrights’ Theater Develop strategic plan Washington, DC $20,000
A Wider Circle Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
School for Ethics and Global Leadership Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Creative Action Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Explore Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $140
I Live Here I Give Here Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $8,500
FACETS Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,000
KIPP Texas Austin Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000
KIPP Texas Austin 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $8,880
Chess Challenge in DC Support and enhance middle school program in DC public schools Washington, DC $20,000
C5 Youth Foundation Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,460
Montgomery College Partner Grant 5-Year General Operating Request ($250K over five years) – C Washington, DC $50,000
Breakthrough Central Texas 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $8,880
Mainspring Schools 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $8,880
Austin Youth River Watch Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Generation Serve Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Champions Education Foundation Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,000
Martha’s Table Develop Curriculum & Materials for Early Childhood Program Washington, DC $20,000
Imagination Stage, Inc. Enhance curriculum and professional development for program staff and teachers in public schools Washington, DC $10,000
Montgomery College 2016 Bonus Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Jewish Council for the Aging Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,000
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School BT Emerging Scholars Fund Austin, TX $2,500
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – C Austin, TX $55,000
Student Inc Fund Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,720
Crittenton Services Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,000
Capital Partners for Education Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Breakthrough Central Texas Emergency Gap Funding Austin, TX $15,000
African American Youth Harvest Foundation Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Austin Community Foundation Future Focus Program Austin, TX $1,000
AppleTree Institute Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Herman Foundation Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Emerging Scholars Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,000
Higher Achievement Develop new school partnerships and create a strategic plan Washington, DC $20,000
United Way for Greater Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $8,400
MINDPOP Develop new partnership w/ CoA PARD Austin, TX $25,000
TEGAC Membership Renewal Austin, TX $5,000
Anthropos Arts Fund strategic plan & development Austin, TX $25,000
Magnolia Montessori For All Codify curriculum, enhance PD and develop partnership with AISD elementary Austin, TX $25,000
The Contemporary Strategic Plan & Expand Reach of Teen Programming Austin, TX $25,000

2015 Grantees

Capital Partners for Education Discretionary Grants Washington, DC $2,500
Junior Achievement Pilot Fellow Program @ Burnet MS and Travis HS Austin, TX $25,000
Magnolia Montessori For All Codifying best practices: creating toolkits and training videos Austin, TX $25,000
The Contemporary Austin’s Teen Art Education Program Austin, TX $23,700
Breakthrough Central Texas Program Expansion Austin, TX $25,000
Todos Juntos Learning Center Technology Enhancements Austin, TX $17,000
Austin Community Foundation Summer STEM Collaborative Pooled Funding Austin, TX $5,000
OneStar Foundation CTEF AmeriCorps VISTA Project Austin, TX $8,700
Breakthrough Central Texas Higher ed bridge fund Austin, TX $15,000
Creative Action Technology and flex space improvements Austin, TX $5,000
Live It Learn It Build & Test Protype Digital Curriculum Washington, DC $20,000
Ballet Austin Student Scholarships Austin, TX $5,000
Welcome Home Project Guitars and guitar manuals for expanding second workshop in Austin Austin, TX $5,000
KLRU Summer STEM Program Austin, TX $15,000
Mainspring Schools Facilities, safety and technology upgrades Austin, TX $25,000
Girlstart Summer STEM Camp Austin, TX $30,000
SAFE Accreditation Prep Austin, TX $25,000
KIPP Texas Austin KIPP Staff B-fast Austin, TX $4,000
KIPP Texas Austin ST Math Licenses Austin, TX $25,000
Austin Achieve Public Schools Technology purchase Austin, TX $25,000
E3 Alliance Building Supports for ELLs and undocumented students Austin, TX $50,000
Austin Community Foundation Summer STEM Collaborative Pooled Funding Austin, TX $14,400
Anthropos Arts Partial funding for new ED position Austin, TX $25,000
Hispanic Alliance for the Performing Arts Develop the Austin Charter School Music Coalition Austin, TX $25,000
College Forward Develop tool to improve college matriculation and attrition Austin, TX $25,000
TEGAC Membership Renewal Austin, TX $5,000
MINDPOP Expanding Fellows Program and Program Assessment Austin, TX $25,000
TAME Graphing calculators, supplies for middle school competitions Austin, TX $5,000
Open My World Improving outdoor sensory trails for students with special needs Austin, TX $5,000
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School BT Student Fund Austin, TX $1,000
I Live Here I Give Here Amplify Austin Matching for ACG, Anthropos and Mindpop Austin, TX $14,000
Crittenton Services Teen Girls Program Washington, DC $10,000
Collegiate Directions (CDI) Support for high school college counseling Washington, DC $20,000
The Literacy Lab Expand DC Reading Corp Program Washington, DC $20,000
Austin Community Foundation Austin PALS Endowment Fund Austin, TX $6,000
Songwriting with Soldiers Create an online forum to provide gteleclasses and exchange creative development Austin, TX $7,500
FACETS Graphing calculators/school supply drive Washington, DC $2,500
Stepping Stones Shelter Graphing calculators/school supply drive Washington, DC $2,500
Jewish Council for the Aging For use at org’s discretion Washington, DC $5,000
Bat Conservation International Expand Live Bat Field Trips Austin, TX $5,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – A Washington, DC $30,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – C Washington, DC $30,000
Creative Action Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 5-Year General Operating Request ($250K over five years) – C Washington, DC $55,000

2014 Grantees

Emerging Scholars Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,700
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington Support Year Round and Summer Theatre Arts Programming Austin, TX $20,000
Retired Scientists, Engineers & Technicians (ReSET) DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,600
IDEA Public Schools Support for Leadership and Residence Program Austin, TX $25,000
Explore Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Creative Action Develop Teaching Artist Training and Program Evaluation Tools Austin, TX $25,000
MINDPOP Expanding Fellows Program: Creating Marketing and Communications Tools and Building a Calendar Based Funder’s Directory Austin, TX $40,000
Ballet Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,000
Ann Richards School Afterschool College Bound Program Austin, TX $15,440
Anthropos Arts Marketing, Branding, and Communications Project Austin, TX $25,000
Literacy Coalition of Central Texas DIscretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Austin Quality School Operators’ Project (AQSOP) Real Estate Permitting and Professional Development Project Austin, TX $20,000
KIPP Texas Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,500
KIPP Texas Austin DIscretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,000
Children at Risk Charter School Report for Greater Austin Area Austin, TX $10,000
School for Ethics and Global Leadership Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $12,500
TEGAC Membership Renewal Austin, TX $5,000
Austin Youth River Watch Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $12,000
BUILD Metro DC DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,700
Global Kids DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Kids in a New Groove Office Relocation and Business Plan Development Austin, TX $15,000
Trinity Child Development Center Classroom Expansion Project Austin, TX $25,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
KIPP Texas Austin Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – B Austin, TX $50,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – B Washington, DC $50,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – C Washington, DC $30,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – A Washington, DC $30,000
School for Ethics and Global Leadership DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,000
Young Playwrights’ Theater Support Expansion into 20 new classrooms in Wards 1 & 8 (serving an additional 320 students) Other $20,000
FACETS Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
MINDPOP Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
A New Community For Children DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Phoenix Arising Aviation Academy ED Search and Hire Austin, TX $25,000
Urban Roots DIscretionary Grant Austin, TX $7,500
Chess Challenge in DC General Middle School Program Support Austin, TX $25,000
Open Door Preschool Increase Donors and Develop a Major Gifts Program and Multi-Year Fundraising Plan Austin, TX $25,000
Jewish Council for the Aging Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000
NYOS Charter School Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $500
Austin Pathways Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Friendship Public Charter School Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500

2013 Grantees

Montgomery College Multi-Year Commitment for Student Scholarships ($100K over four years) Washington, DC $25,000
SAFE Support building renovations, a playground, and classroom supplies Austin, TX $12,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – C Washington, DC $30,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($90K over three years) – A Washington, DC $30,000
Foundation Communities Expand Pre-Literacy Program Austin, TX $12,500
Austin Achieve Public Schools Outfit Science Lab with Technology, Furniture, Equipment, and Supplies Austin, TX $30,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – B Austin, TX $50,000
KIPP Texas Austin Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Literacy First Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – B Austin, TX $40,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – B Washington, DC $50,000
Passion For Learning Expand Dig.Lit Scholars Program from one to two sites Washington, DC $20,000
Creative Action Expand Teen Programs: Pilot & Incorporate Technology Austin, TX $30,000
MINDPOP Increase # of students accessing OST opportunities, increase quality & provide internships Austin, TX $30,000
Camp Fire Central Texas Purchase Computer Mini-Lab Equipment, Launch STEM Learning Expeditions, Volunteers, Strategic Plan Austin, TX $25,000
Magnolia Montessori For All Seed Funding Austin, TX $30,000
Anthropos Arts Develop a strategic and fundraising plan; and re-structure internal systems, staffing, and operations Austin, TX $24,900
Retired Scientists, Engineers & Technicians (ReSET) Volunteer Recruiting & Training, Materials, and Transportation Costs Washington, DC $15,000
Imagination Stage, Inc. Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $1,500
Jumpstart DC Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,000
SAFE Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,250
MINDPOP Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Phoenix Arising Aviation Academy General Program Support at AISD MS Austin, TX $3,100
Live It Learn It Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $1,000
Stepping Stones Shelter DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,875
Grantmakers for Education Discretionary Grant Other $2,500
Communities In Schools- Central Texas, Inc. Transition Support for Relocation to Travis High School Austin, TX $25,000
Family Support Center Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,000
River City Youth Foundation Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Creative Action Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,250
Austin Community Steelband Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Young Playwrights’ Theater Sustain & Expand School Partnerships to Ward 6 (to establish a new continuum east of the river) Austin, TX $17,500
Capital Partners for Education Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,000
Girls Empowerment Network (GEN Austin) Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $6,000
Capital IDEA Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Wayside Schools Technology Upgrade for Students Austin, TX $10,000
Montgomery College Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000
Girl Scouts Central Texas Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $6,250
Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts, Inc. (CCTA) Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,875
Ann Richards School 2013 Random Lottery Grant Austin, TX $4,000
TEGAC Membership Renewal Austin, TX $5,000
A Wider Circle Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000

2012 Grantees

Austin Soundwaves Expand Austin Soundwaves at EA College Prep Austin, TX $28,928
Camp Fire Central Texas Implement THRIVE Curriculum and Purchase a 12 passenger van Austin, TX $30,000
Moving Image Arts and Education Launch After School Film Club at Ann Richards School Austin, TX $5,500
Open Door Preschool Accreditation Project for Open Door at M Station Austin, TX $29,500
Retired Scientists, Engineers & Technicians (ReSET) Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,000
Kids in a New Groove Expansion of Volunteer Capacity and Training Austin, TX $15,000
Mexic-Arte Museum Launch Screen It! Summer Workshop Austin, TX $15,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Support the 2012/2013 Calalogue Washington, DC $20,000
Mainspring Schools Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $15,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
Literacy First Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($100K over two years) – B Washington, DC $50,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – B Washington, DC $50,000
KIPP Texas Austin Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – B Austin, TX $50,000
Live It Learn It Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $4,000
Montgomery College Multi-Year Commitment for Student Scholarships ($100K over four years) Washington, DC $25,000
College Tracks Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $1,500
Assistance League of Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,000
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $15,000
Austin Achieve Public Schools Purchase additional technology for the Austin Achieve Middle School Austin, TX $30,000
United Way for Greater Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
Passion For Learning Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,000
Cap City Kids Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $9,000
Foundation Communities Expand Pre-Literacy Education Program Austin, TX $30,000
Montgomery College Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000
Phoenix Arising Aviation Academy Expand and enhance OST Programming in AISD Austin, TX $30,000
MINDPOP Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $16,500
UT Austin (International Energy & Enviornmental Policy) Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,000
Chess Challenge in DC General Program Support Washington, DC $15,000
Any Baby Can of Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Imagination Stage, Inc. Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,000
KIPP DC General Support for Kipp Through College Programs Washington, DC $20,000

2011 Grantees

Literacy First General Support Austin, TX $5,000
UT Austin (International Energy & Enviornmental Policy) Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
School for Ethics and Global Leadership Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,500
Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts, Inc. (CCTA) Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000
Austin Achievement Zone Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Montgomery College Multi-Year Commitment for Student Scholarships ($100K over four years) Washington, DC $25,000
Cap City Kids Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Retired Scientists, Engineers & Technicians (ReSET) Support General Operations Washington, DC $12,000
Chess Challenge in DC DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Austin Achieve Public Schools Launch of Austin Achieve Public Schools Austin, TX $30,000
Creative Action The Foundation of Quality Arts Education: Training, Assessment and Researched Curriculum Austin, TX $30,000
Camp Fire Central Texas Camp Fire Curriculum Austin, TX $30,000
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps Leadership SAT Prep Program Austin, TX $10,000
Literacy First Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($30K over two years) – A Washington, DC $15,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – A Austin, TX $55,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – A Austin, TX $55,000
Posse Foundation Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($50K over two years) – A Washington, DC $25,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($100K over two years) – B Washington, DC $50,000
KIPP Texas Austin Computer Lab for KIPP Austin Academy of Arts & Letters Austin, TX $46,780
MINDPOP After-School Pathways to Jobs in the Creative Economy Austin, TX $30,000
Everybody Wins! DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant – Capital Campaign Austin, TX $7,500
Mainspring Schools Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $17,500
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant – Webber Endowment Austin, TX $7,500
Live It Learn It Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
MINDPOP Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $7,500
The Contemporary Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Montgomery College DIscretionary Grant – Webber Endowment Washington, DC $15,000
Collegiate Directions (CDI) Multi-Year Commitment for Development Efforts ($50K over two years) Washington, DC $25,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Support the Catalogue Washington, DC $10,000

2010 Grantees

College Bound Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $1,000
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $17,500
Breakthrough Central Texas Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
College Track Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $1,000
School for Ethics and Global Leadership Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000
Advancing America Foundation ePromotora Program Austin, TX $12,000
Creative Action Deepening our Impact with Middle and High School Youth: Building Our Capacity to Offer Stronger Programs for Years Austin, TX $30,000
Capital Partners for Education Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,800
Catalogue for Philanthropy Support the Catalogue Washington, DC $10,000
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Montgomery College Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $13,200
Open Door Preschool Open Door @ M Station Austin, TX $30,000
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $7,000
Austin Achievement Zone Austin Achievement Zone Promise Neighborhood Project Austin, TX $30,000
Mainspring Schools Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $15,000
Austin Voices for Education and Youth Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,550
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,800
Foundation Communities Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $4,000
Chess Challenge in DC Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $500
Capital IDEA Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
E3 Alliance Central Texas Guide to School Readiness Automation, Expansion and Business Model Austin, TX $28,480
Montgomery College Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $13,200
Assistance League of Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
The Contemporary Advanced Young Artists at Arthouse Austin, TX $30,000
MINDPOP mindPOP Solutions for Equity and Impact Austin, TX $30,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($30K over two years) – A Washington, DC $15,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($225K over three years) – A Washington, DC $75,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – A Austin, TX $55,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – A Austin, TX $55,000
Posse Foundation Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($50K over two years) – A Washington, DC $25,000
Literacy First Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Texas Network of Youth Services diyYOUTH Art Program Expansion Austin, TX $30,000
MINDPOP Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $450
Thinkery TECLAb Austin, TX $24,400
Communities In Schools- Central Texas, Inc. CIS ASPIRE Program Austin, TX $30,000
One World Theatre Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,000
Collegiate Directions (CDI) Multi-Year Commitment for Development Efforts ($50K over two years) Washington, DC $25,000
Montgomery College Multi-Year Commitment for Student Scholarships ($100K over four years) Washington, DC $25,000

2009 Grantees

Literacy First General Support Austin, TX $5,000
UT Austin (International Energy & Enviornmental Policy) Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,500
School for Ethics and Global Leadership Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $3,500
Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts, Inc. (CCTA) Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $5,000
Austin Achievement Zone Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Montgomery College Multi-Year Commitment for Student Scholarships ($100K over four years) Washington, DC $25,000
Cap City Kids Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Retired Scientists, Engineers & Technicians (ReSET) Support General Operations Washington, DC $12,000
Chess Challenge in DC DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Austin Achieve Public Schools Launch of Austin Achieve Public Schools Austin, TX $30,000
Creative Action The Foundation of Quality Arts Education: Training, Assessment and Researched Curriculum Austin, TX $30,000
Camp Fire Central Texas Camp Fire Curriculum Austin, TX $30,000
Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps Leadership SAT Prep Program Austin, TX $10,000
Literacy First Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – B Austin, TX $55,000
Mainspring Schools Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Montgomery College Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($30K over two years) – A Washington, DC $15,000
Austin Classical Guitar Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($120K over three years) – A Austin, TX $40,000
College Forward Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – A Austin, TX $55,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($165K over three years) – A Austin, TX $55,000
Posse Foundation Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($50K over two years) – A Washington, DC $25,000
Higher Achievement Partner Grant 2-Year General Operating Request ($100K over two years) – B Washington, DC $50,000
KIPP Texas Austin Computer Lab for KIPP Austin Academy of Arts & Letters Austin, TX $46,780
MINDPOP After-School Pathways to Jobs in the Creative Economy Austin, TX $30,000
Everybody Wins! DIscretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant – Capital Campaign Austin, TX $7,500
Mainspring Schools Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $17,500
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant – Webber Endowment Austin, TX $7,500
Live It Learn It Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $2,500
MINDPOP Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $7,500
The Contemporary Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
St. Stephen’s Episcopal School Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $5,000
Montgomery College DIscretionary Grant – Webber Endowment Washington, DC $15,000
Collegiate Directions (CDI) Multi-Year Commitment for Development Efforts ($50K over two years) Washington, DC $25,000
Catalogue for Philanthropy Support the Catalogue Washington, DC $10,000

2008 Grantees

Higher Achievement Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($225K over three years) – A Washington, DC $75,000
Literacy First Partner Grant 3-Year General Operating Request ($150K over three years) – A Austin, TX $50,000
Open Door Preschool Hire a development consultant, improve East Campus facilities & develop AmeriCorp program Austin, TX $50,000
Girl Scouts Central Texas Support Texbridge Program and hire a PT District Coordinator Austin, TX $50,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington Launch TAP (Teen Arts Performers ) program Washington, DC $50,000
Lifeworks Austin GED, Literacy, and Job Training Programs (Year 3 of 3) Austin, TX $50,000
Mainspring Schools Build and early literacy and computer literacy program Austin, TX $25,000
Austin Classical Guitar Expand and enhance guitar education outreach program Austin, TX $50,000
Salvage Vanguard Theatre To expand SVT’s arts education programming during the 2008-2009 school year Austin, TX $35,000
Moving Image Arts and Education To develop overnight film camps for girls at the University of Texas at Austin during the summer of 2008 Austin, TX $30,000
Austin Voices for Education and Youth To support the STAND UP Youth Corps during the 2008 – 2009 year Austin, TX $50,000
School for Ethics and Global Leadership Support to build a semester-long residential program Washington, DC $50,000
Bookspring Expand program, build assessment tools and improve sustainability Austin, TX $20,000
Capital City Public Charter School School expansion to a 2nd Upper School Campus for Grades 6-12 Washington, DC $50,000
Breakthrough Central Texas Installment Austin, TX $40,000
The SEED School of Washington DC Curricular enhancements in reading and math and related professional development Austin, TX $40,000
Posse Foundation Recruit and prepare more urban high school seniors to graduate from top-tier colleges Washington, DC $50,000
Young Playwrights’ Theater Support professional teaching artists and provide student stipends Washington, DC $30,000
College Forward Support IT & Scholar Support Systems Improvement Project Austin, TX $50,000
Frontera 501 Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $2,000
E3 Alliance Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,000
Lifeworks Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $50,000
Montgomery College Discretionary Grant Washington, DC $30,000
Capital IDEA Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $10,000
Salvage Vanguard Theatre Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,000
RGK Center Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $3,000
Assistance League of Austin Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
Urban Roots Discretionary Grant Austin, TX $1,500
Montgomery College Multi-Year Grant ($60K over two years) Washington, DC $30,000

In 2008, the Webber Family Foundation refined its grantmaking focus. Grants made between 2000 – 2007, under the Foundation’s broader education grantmaking priorities can be found here.