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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2016 Mid-year Report Now Available

Our Mid-year report is now available online.

ü  Read about our scholarship class of 2016 with a spotlight on Nora, a student looking to learn how her love of theater can become a stepping stone to a brighter future.

ü  Check in with one of our program alumna and her experience at Northeastern University.

ü  Save-the-date, 10/6/16, for our annual StorySlam event and discover who will be telling stories this year.

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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