2019 Chad Scholars Awards Reception

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Policy & Advocacy

Through the commissioning of research  and white papers  and convening  of key policy and  decision makers, the Foundation champions  promising   efforts  to create high-quality public schools. 

Impact Investing

The purpose of impact investing is to provide investment capital in order to deliver social benefits to the community.  

College Engagement & Scholarships

Providing pathways and scholarships for college.  Chad as a non profit organization assists in providing opportunities  to alter  the life  chances  of  low-income,  yet aspiring  students  through  a limited  number of academic scholarships. 

Support The Chad Scholars Program

Your generosity enables the Foundation to increase access to higher education for deserving students in the Greater Newark Area.  Chad’s financial assistance has made it possible for outstanding Newark-area students to attend such colleges and universities as Boston College, Howard University, University of Virginia, the Rutgers College of Engineering, and Syracuse University. 

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Black History Month Event - Cultural Education


Cultural Education - History, Impact and Relevance for the future

The Chad School Foundation would like to thank the Honorable Ras J. Baraka the Honorable M. Teresa Ruiz, and Dr. Howard Fuller for serving as speakers at our Black History Month event titled “Cultural Education – Its History, Its Impact, and Its Relevance for the future” held on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. The event featured a panel discussion by former Chad Educator, Brother Pat Green, former Chad School Parent, Verndry Elliot, and former Chad School Student Tearra Dunns. The Foundation also thanks Vonda of Vonda’s Kitchen, Eagle Academy for Young Men | Newark, Sadie Nash Newark, Shanell Dunns as well as all other volunteers and personnel who made this year’s event a success. We look forward to seeing you at our annual Scholars’ Awards Reception on May 22, 2019, at the Crystal Room, Robert Treat Hotel.

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Highlights of our Black History Month Celebration event titled "Cultural Education - History, Impact and Relevance for the future" 

Mayor Ras Baraka delivers a Spoken Word at our Black History Month Celebration event titled "Cultural Education - History, Impact and Relevance for the future"

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