Farther Foundation helps students break free from the constraints of poverty and propels them toward their highest aspirations.

We provide opportunities for eager and deserving students to travel worldwide and interact with individuals who have diverse backgrounds and experiences.

They participate in programs where they are immersed in new cultures, learn and develop skills, provide community service, cultivate leadership potential and attain personal growth.
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With your help, deserving students are changing their lives.

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Farther Foundation
223 S. Elmwood Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60302

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Our 2016 Annual Report

2016 was another outstanding year for Farther Foundation and the students we serve.

Inside our Annual Report, you will find:

  • Photos of our intrepid traveling scholars
  • Grateful acknowledgement of our program partners and educational travel providers
  • Research news and a report of our success in moving students from high school through college
  • An interview with a group of our alumni regarding their transition from college to careers
  • A financial report including a sincere thank you and acknowledgement of our donors

Farther Foundation and the students and families we serve thank you for your support.

Summer Learning Narrows the Achievement Gap

At Farther Foundation we evaluate the success of our program in several ways. In the long-run, we believe the most telling statistics will be the high school graduation, college enrollment and college graduation rates of our program alumni.

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