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Directory of Organizations

This directory lists organizations involved in all aspects of business/education partnerships, including:

  • Education foundations
  • Chambers of commerce
  • Nonprofit organizations and associations involved that promote education partnerships
  • Business/education coalitions
  • Service providers (consultants, support services, etc.)

This directory lists only those groups with a central focus on encouraging business/education partnerships; for a directory of general education associations, please visit the directories made available by Education Week or the US Department of Education.

If you know of a local or national organization that should be listed here, please use this form to let us know about them so we can include them!

National/International Organizations

Nonprofit Organizations/Associations

  • Business Roundtable
  • Grantmakers for Education
  • Jobs for the Future
  • JumpStart Coalition
  • International Partnership Network
  • National Alliance of State Science and Mathematics Coalitions
  • National Community Education Association
  • National School Foundation Association
  • National School Public Relations Association
  • National Space Science and Technology Center
  • Public Education Network
  • STEM Education Coalition
  • Success for All Foundation
  • Tapping America’s Potential 2015
  • Utility Business/Education Coalition

Consulting Firms

  • DeHavilland Associates

Organizations by State

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  • A+ Education Foundation
  • Alabama Mathematics, Science and Technology Education Coalition
  • Mobile Area Education Foundation


  • Citizens for the Educational Advancement of Alaska’s Children


  • Arizona Business and Education Coalition
  • Voices for Education


  • El Dorado Education Foundation
  • Public Education Foundation of Little Rock


  • Alliance for College-Ready Public Schools
  • Berkeley Public Education Foundation
  • California Business for Education Excellence
  • California Business Roundtable
  • California Consortium of Education Foundations
  • The Galef Institute
  • LEED-Sacramento
  • Marcus A. Foster Educational Institute
  • San Diego Business Roundtable for Education
  • San Francisco Education Fund
  • San Jose Education Foundation
  • Urban Education Partnership


  • Colorado Business Roundtable
  • Public Education and Business Coalition


  • Bridgeport Public Education Fund
  • Connecticut Business and Industry Association
  • Connecticut Academy for Mathematics, Science, and Technology
  • Hartford Education Foundation
  • New Haven Network for Public Education
  • Norwalk Education Foundation
  • Stamford Public Education Foundation


  • Delaware Aerospace Education Foundation

District of Columbia

  • In2Books
  • Parents United for the DC Public Schools
  • Triangle Coalition for Science & Technology Education
  • Washington Space Business Roundtable


  • The Alliance for World Class Education
  • Coalition for Improving Mathematics and Science Literacy in Florida
  • Coalition for Science Literacy
  • The Consortium of Florida Education Foundations
  • The Education Foundation of Collier County
  • Education Foundation of Palm Beach County
  • The Education Fund
  • Florida Council of 100
  • Foundation for Orange County Public Schools
  • Hillsborough Education Foundation


  • Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education
  • Great Schools Atlanta


  • Hawaii Association of Mathematics and Sciences


  • Idaho Science, Mathematics, and Technology Coalition


  • IL Business Education Coalition


  • Allen County Education Partnership
  • Indiana’s Education Roundtable
  • The Public Education Foundation
  • Public Education Foundation of Evansville


  • No listings yet


  • Kansas Science and Mathematics Education Coalition


  • Forward in the Fifth
  • Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation
  • Partnership for Successful Schools
  • Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence


  • Academic Distinction Fund
  • Council for a Better Louisiana
  • Greater New Orleans Education Foundation
  • Louisiana Systemic Initiatives Program
  • The Orchard Foundation


  • Maine Coalition for Excellence in Education
  • Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance


  • Delmarva Education Foundation, Inc.
  • Fund for Educational Excellence
  • Maryland Business and Technology Initiative
  • Maryland Business Roundtable for Education
  • Maryland Mathematics and Science Coalition
  • Montgomery County Business Roundtable for Education


  • Boston Plan for Excellence in the Public Schools
  • Boston Private Industry Council
  • Lynn Business/Education Foundation
  • Mary Lyon Foundation
  • Massachusetts Business Roundtable
  • Massachusetts STEM Collaborative
  • MassInsight Education


  • Ann Arbor Public Schools Educational Foundaton
  • Kalamazoo Communities in Schools Foundation
  • Michigan Business Leaders for Education Excellence


  • Achieve!Minneapolis
  • Minnesota Business Partnership
  • SciMathMN


  • Mississippi Association of Partners in Education


  • Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry


  • No listings yet


  • Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools


  • No listings yet

New Hampshire

  • New Hampshire Forum on the Future
  • New Hampshire Mathematics, Science and Technology Coalition
  • New Hampshire Partners in Education
  • New Hampshire Jump$tart Coalition

New Jersey

  • NJ Business Coalition for Educational Excellence
  • New Jersey Mathematics Coalition
  • Paterson Education Fund

New Mexico

  • New Mexico Business Roundtable for Educational Excellence
  • New Mexico Partnership for Mathematics and Science Education

New York

  • Business Council of New York State
  • Good Schools for All
  • Long Island Works Coalition
  • New Visions for Public Schools

North Carolina

  • Charlotte Advocates for Education
  • Chatham Education Foundation
  • Durham Public Education Network
  • Public School Forum/Education is Everyone’s Business
  • Guilford Education Alliance
  • Wake Education Partnership

North Dakota

  • North Dakota Mathematics and Science Alliance


  • Battelle for Kids
  • Center for Leadership in Education
  • KnowledgeWorks Foundation
  • Ohio Mathematics and Science Coalition
  • Stark Education Partnership


  • Coalition for the Advancement of Science and Mathematics Education in Oklahoma
  • Oklahoma Business and Education Coalition
  • Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation, Inc.


  • Employers for Education Excellence
  • Oregon Business Plan
  • Oregon Education Roundtable
  • Portland Schools Foundation


  • A+ Schools
  • Berks Business Education Coalition
  • Lancaster Foundation for Educational Enrichment
  • Mon Valley Education Consortium
  • Pennsylvania Business Roundtable
  • Philadelphia Education Fund

Puerto Rico

  • Puerto Rico Community Foundation

Rhode Island

  • Education Partnership

South Carolina

  • The Alliance for Quality Education
  • The Charleston Education Network
  • The Education Foundation
  • South Carolina Coalition for Mathematics and Science

South Dakota

  • No listings yet


  • Partners In Public Education
  • Public Education Foundation
  • Tennessee Business Roundtable
  • Tennessee Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education Center


  • Austin Voices for Education and Youth
  • Citizens for Educational Excellence, Inc.
  • Houston A+ Challenge
  • RISD Tomorrow
  • San Antonio Education Partnership
  • Skillpoint Alliance
  • Texarkana Business & Education Coalition
  • Texas Association of Partners in Education
  • Texas Business & Education Coalition


  • Utah Partnership for Education and Economic Development


  • Vermont Business Roundtable
  • Vermont Chamber of Commerce Business-Education Partnership
  • Vermont State Mathematics Coalition


  • Commonwealth Scholars
  • Virginia Career Education Foundation
  • Virginia Mathematics and Science Coalition


  • Alliance for Education
  • Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce
  • Partnership for Learning
  • Washington Roundtable

West Virginia

  • The Education Alliance
  • West Virginia Business Roundtable


  • Foundation of the Wausau School District
  • Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce
  • Wisconsin Science Network


  • No listings yet

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