Grants and Projects

The Peter G. Peterson Foundation’s mission is to increase awareness of the nature and urgency of key fiscal challenges threatening America’s future and to accelerate action on them. The Foundation works with leading policy experts, elected officials, and the public to build support for solutions to put America on a sustainable fiscal path. The Foundation supports innovative projects, through grants and partnerships to educate and engage Americans from a variety of perspectives.

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Awarding Organization Year Grantee Amount ($) Description
Peterson Foundation
America's Promise - The Alliance for Youth $1,000,000
Project Description:

To support the development of a youth curriculum to expand the teaching of financial literacy to middle and high school students across the country.

See all America's Promise - The Alliance for Youth grants
Peterson Center on Healthcare
Advancing States Inc $25,000
Project Description:

To assist states in scaling effective home and community-based services

See all Advancing States Inc grants

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