TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (December 13, 2023) — Waterford.org, a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing equitable access to proven early education programs for children and the adults who support them, proudly announces it has been awarded a generous $10 million grant from MacKenzie Scott’s Yield Giving.
Yield Giving, the philanthropic organization established by MacKenzie Scott in 2022, recently disclosed the distribution of $2.153 billion to 360 organizations across the United States. Waterford.org is honored to be among the chosen grantees, reflecting Yield Giving’s commitment to supporting organizations dedicated to enhancing education and other crucial societal needs.
Waterford.org’s mission is centered around providing personalized learning experiences designed to cater to the unique needs of every child, nurturing qualities such as confidence, curiosity and a sense of belonging. Through over 30 peer-reviewed studies and personalized family support, the organization delivers explicit reading, math and science instruction tailored to how young children learn, ensuring their success in their educational journey.
“This significant grant from MacKenzie Scott’s Yield Giving is a tremendous affirmation of our dedication to providing quality early education programs to children nationwide,” said Rebecca Kelley, EVP of Advocacy and Community Engagement at Waterford.org. “We are profoundly grateful for this recognition and support, which will enable us to further expand our efforts in delivering transformative education experiences to more children and their families.”
The funding received from Yield Giving will significantly contribute to Waterford.org’s initiatives, allowing the organization to continue its impactful work in setting a foundation for learning among children ages 4 to 8, empowering them for a brighter future.
Visit the Waterford.org website for more information about Waterford programs and potential collaboration opportunities.
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