Press Releases

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December 13, 2016
Vision To Learn Receives $200,000 for Even Bigger Idea
Last month, the inaugural Even Bigger Idea grant was awarded to Vision To Learn. The $200,000 award will provide funds to help support the organization’s expansion into several new states. In 2015, Vision To Learn was selected as the Rathmann Challenge Recipient.

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November 17, 2016
A Surprising Prize: Passion and Vision
Having constructed a hybrid granting vehicle that we hoped would provide all the upside of prize philanthropy while minimizing the downside, all we needed now was to figure out the problem we wanted to address with our first Rathmann Challenge.

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November 14, 2016
A Surprising Prize: Small Dollars, Big Ideas
The Rathmann Challenge is helping to address the basic needs of two million kids across the country. Maybe someday soon the Challenge will assist in cooling the earth’s temperature

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November 12, 2015
Rathmann Challenge Finds Even Bigger Idea®
Vision to Learn Receives Inaugural $300,000 Funding Opportunity

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