Adtalem Global Education Adtalem Foundation

Adtalem Global Education contributes to the well-being of local communities through support of philanthropic organizations and student, faculty and employee volunteer efforts. Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Adtalem Foundation focuses on supporting education and workforce initiatives that advance career opportunities for new majority students and improve the economic health of local communities. The Foundation’s sole member is Adtalem Global Education, its purpose being to empower students to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem and its private Foundation support non-profit organizations that reflect Adtalem's mission and vision of an equitable, healthy and economically productive society in the United States. To learn more about Adtalem Foundation or to apply for funding, please review the guidelines below.

Areas of Focus

The Adtalem Foundation provides support to partners and programs through grants, educational programs, research, and volunteerism in the following focus areas.

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Education

EDUCATION


As a global education provider, the Foundation supports organizations that strive to improve education quality, access and student supports. This includes support of non-profit organizations that work to improve K-12 education, increase access to higher education for underserved populations, and strengthen the transition from high school to college.

Economic and Workforce Development

ECONOMIC AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT


The Foundation works to promote economic and workforce development by supporting workforce initiatives that advance career opportunities for new majority students and improve the economic health of local communities.

Health and Wellbeing

HEALTH AND WELLBEING


As an organization with a growing presence in health education, the Foundation supports organizations that improve community health and wellbeing, in particular for underserved populations in the U.S. and abroad who do not traditionally have access to quality and affordable health care.

Veterans

VETERANS


In appreciation of the sacrifices made by military service members and their families, the Foundation supports organizations that honor our nation’s veterans, those currently enlisted, and military families.

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Board Members

Board Members

Lisa Sodeika, President and Director
Susan Groenwald, Director
Richard Gunst, Director
Fernando Lau, Director

Officers

Patrick Unzicker, Treasurer
Jennifer McGuffin, Assistant Secretary

 

Administrative Offices

Administrative Offices

Adtalem Foundation
500 W. Monroe St., Suite 28
Chicago, IL 60661
adtalemfoundation.org
info@adtalemfoundation.org