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February 23, 2022

Saving Lives and Improving Healthcare in Rural Ethiopia

Engera’s mission began in 2005, when a group of doctors from Tuscany began providing medical assistance and training to the people of Ethiopia, a country with more than 100 million…
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December 7, 2021

University of Nevada Reno’s Dean’s Future Scholars Program Expands

Programs that help students obtain post-secondary degrees are one focus of our Foundation. We aim to identify and support best-in-breed programs with compelling ROI creating successful pathways for low-income and…
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July 6, 2021

Philanthropy Comes Full Circle

From Fulfillment Fund grant recipient to Leader and Principal   Leyda Garcia spoke no English when she came to the U.S. from Guatemala in 7th grade.  She had dreams and…
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January 28, 2021

Trident Swim Foundation

Trident Swim Foundation’s Swimmer-Scholar program utilizes the sport of swimming to create a more equitable world through mentorship and investment in disadvantaged and vulnerable youth.
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October 16, 2020

Spotlight on Education

The primary mission of the AJA Foundation (AJAF) is to support organizations that help disadvantaged or at-risk people overcome their circumstances and change the course of their lives. Breaking out…
BlogEducation
October 16, 2020

Three Angels

Twelve years ago, the AJA Foundation first learned of Three Angels Children’s Relief, a U.S. based nonprofit that runs an orphanage, a pre-6 school (Three Angels Christian Academy/TACA), and a…
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March 25, 2020

PCF Young Investigator Award

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) accelerates prostate cancer research through its Young Investigator Awards (YI) program which provides 3-year research grants to the most promising "next generation" young scientists. The…
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February 24, 2020

VA Cancer Center

In partnership with the Veterans Administration (VA), the University of Pennsylvania, The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) and another private foundation, the AJA Foundation co-funded, Jonathan W. and Plum Simons Center…
BlogWaterProgram Highlights
February 3, 2020

AJA Foundation Supports UNICEF’S Water for Guinea

Access to clean water is a human right.  Still 663 million people in the world lack access to safe drinking water.  In some cases there are no water sources to…
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February 3, 2020

Pathfinder Hopkins

The Hopkins Pathfinder program provides gifted middle school students from disadvantaged backgrounds the opportunity to take advanced coursework on campus at Hopkins School, one of the country’s premier independent schools.…
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January 27, 2020

Miracle League of San Diego

13 Years of Homes Runs at Miracle League San Diego  Playing on a specially designed accessible baseball field, The Miracle League provides children with disabilities and their families an opportunity…