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Virginia receives $500,000 grant to support educational advancement for minority students

Written by on December 6, 2019

November 16, 2019

Virginia receives $500,000 grant to support educational advancement for minority students

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Virginia receives a $500,000 educational equity grant that aims to increase educational achievement for students of color. Gov. Raplph Northam announced that the grant is from the Lumina foundation. Lumina foundation aims to have 60 percent of the american population earn a credential beyond high school by 2025. This partnership will increase graduation rates in Virginia by 5 percentage points over the next four years.