Of the $7.5 million Renaissance Schools Fund says it has given to schools to date, over $4.7 million went directly from corporations to schools, and a sizeable chunk of the rest was targeted to particular schools through the group’s matchmaking efforts.

Most of the companies below support certain schools or charter networks; two provide general support to the Renaissance Schools Fund itself.

Partner
Donation
Purpose
Aboott Laboratories
$500,000
Start a new math/science school
Allstate
$500,000
Austin Business & Entrepreneurship Academy
The Boeing Company
$1 million
Train principals and create performance schools
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
$500,000
Community relations program
Chase Bank & Anonymous
$2 million
University of Chicago-Donoghue
Deloitte & Touche USA LLP
$1 million
Renaissance Schools Fund
Ernst & Young
$750,000
Expand Perspectives Charter
Exelon
$600,000
Metropolitan Academy of Sciences
Judd Enterprises
$250,000
Chicago International Charter-Ellison
Kenilworth Families Renaissance Schools Partnership
$600,000
Providence Englewood
KPMG
$300,000
Expand Noble Street Charter
Kraft Foods, Inc.
$600,000
Chicago International Charter
Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw
$750,000
Expand Perspectives Charter
Motorola Foundation
$500,000
Start a new math/science school
Northern Trust
$3 million
Noble Street Charter; Renaissance Schools Fund
Sara Lee Corporation
$1 million
Erie Charter and Urban Prep Academy
Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal
$1 million
Legacy Charter
Source: Renaissance Schools Fund

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