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News and updates
The Foundation welcomes Dr. O’Neil as its fourth Chairperson and thanks Alan Stoga for his years of service.
Tinker is pleased to announce its participation in RECARGA, a funder coalition to support public education systems in Central America as they rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Loreto Iglesias tells us how the Fundación Educacional Crecer con Todos drew on their many years of experience to address school closings in Chile.
As we approach the third year of the pandemic, the Tinker Foundation announces funding to 12 organizations working to ensure equitable access to education.
Most foundations in the United States do not accept unsolicited funding requests. Why does Tinker?
The Tinker Foundation announces 11 new grants that demonstrate its commitment to educational equity during the pandemic.
We asked three Tinker grantees – Organization for Youth Empowerment (OYE), the Sonoran
Institute in Mexico, and Women’s Justice Initiative – how they have responded to the pandemic.
The Corporación Educativa y Cultural Motete (Motete) promotes cultural and educational activities for children and adults in the Colombian department of Chocó, on the Pacific Coast of the country.
Dos organizaciones apoyadas por Tinker están trabajando de manera transnacional para reunificar a familias separadas bajo la política Cero Tolerancia.