We co-create academic programming and products with Black-led nonprofits, designed for families of color.Learn More
We invest in Black grassroots nonprofits and young entrepreneurs to create new projects and solutions for students.Learn More
We combine real-time community feedback data with artificial intelligence to scale impactful education projects.Learn More
According to the Association of Black Foundation Executives, only 1.8% of philanthropic dollars go to Black-led organizations. Our core belief at the MyVillage Project is that Black-led nonprofits possess critial intellectual property required for student academic success.
Our strategy is to capture the valuable knowledge found within Black-led grassroots to create sustainable community-designed academic support for students.Learn More
Establish shared governance models with local Black-led nonprofits to coordinate student enrichment projects.
Leverage real-time community feedback to develop projects that improve academic outcomes.
Establish recurring revenue opportunities for Black-led grassroots to support educational programming.
“Our volunteer after-school initiative has sent over 75 kids into STEM degrees in 8 years. Partnering with MVP helped raise awareness and funds to support our program.”
Mentoring Families and Kids
National Society of Black Engineers Jr.
“Working with the MVP allows us the opportunity to partner with other Black-led organizations to broaden our mentoring initiatves and assist with others.”
100 Black Men of Jacksonville
“As a new organization, we leveraged investments from the MyVillage Project to partner with other grassroot nonprofits to host our first fundraiser.”
Kreative Kids and Beyond
We're catalyzing Black communities with your generous support.
Each city has its set of unique challenges and assets, so we leverage pre-existing partnerships to collect authentic feedback. Using a decentralized approach to community engagement, we understand that scalability is only achieved when multiple projects and products are integrated to improve students outcomes.
We partner with Foundations to help them make investments in community collectives led by Black grassroots. Our partners agree that student academic outcomes improve when those most impacted have the resources to implement their own solutions.
Despite the racial wealth gap, Black households give 25% more of their income annually than any other racial group. We work with local community nonprofits of all sizes that are willing to give of their time, talents, and treasure.
Educating the “whole child” means prioritizing the full scope of a child's developmental needs both in and out of schools. We help K-12 educators to better measure and quantify student enrichment outside of schools.