Our Mission: Mission: The Sherman Family Foundation invests in nonprofits that serve vulnerable young people who are the hardest to reach, with the greatest obstacles to overcome on their way to leading a productive adult life. The investments the foundation makes help organizations grow their reach and strengthen their programs to benefit the greatest number of young people in the most positive way possible.
We invest in expanding early learning that is affordable, accessible, and high quality. We invest in infant and maternal health and family supports.
We support efforts to improve outcomes in schools with a focus on mathematics. We promote opportunities in STEM and the arts, as well as longitudinal youth programs.
We invest in recruiting, retaining, and developing a workforce of high-quality educators in K12 and early learning, including leaders in education.