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Education
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…
UNICEFNews
May 3, 2021

Water for Guinea, Africa A Clean Water Quest with UNICEF USA

Learn more about the AJA Foundation funded Water for Guinea project in this recent LCA Houston article where Dr. Sippi Khurana, writes about her UNICEF field visit to Guinea, West…
News
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.
News
January 11, 2021

Innocence Project Thanks AJA Foundation for Their Generous Gift

Thanks to a generous matching gift from the AJA Foundation, the Innocence Project exceeded its end-of-year fundraising goal. We’re so grateful to the AJA Foundation for their partnership over the…
EducationNews
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…
EducationNews
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…
Medical ResearchNews
May 22, 2020

Prostate Cancer Foundation Announces New Treatments

The AJA Foundation has been funding the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) since 2007.  We are gratified that our investment in research by PCF investigators has contributed to two new FDA…
Human RightsNews
May 21, 2020

The Southern Poverty Law Center

The Southern Poverty Law Center is dedicated to fighting hate and bigotry targeted at the most vulnerable members of society. The SPLC fights through litigation, education, and other forms of advocacy and…
Human RightsNews
May 18, 2020

The Innocence Project

Since 2009, The AJA Foundation has supported The Innocence Project and their fight to free those who have been wrongfully convicted. The Innocence Project’s newly released Netflix docuseries, The Innocence…
WaterNews
April 30, 2020

Water for Guinea Brings Life

Learn more about the AJA Foundation funded Water for Guinea project in this recent Better Magazine article.  Long time UNICEF supporter, Wendy Serrino is interviewed about the important work taking…
WaterNews
April 2, 2020

UNICEF’s Annual Summit

In March 2018 Andy Astrachan was asked to Moderate the Water Panel at UNICEF’s 2018 Annual Summit in Washington, DC. Andy was joined onstage at the Annual UNICEF Summit by Silvia…
Medical ResearchProgram Highlights
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…
Medical ResearchProgram Highlights
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…
WaterProgram 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…
EducationProgram Highlights
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.…
Program HighlightsDisability Services
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…