Theory of Change
Continuing the Legacy of Fred K. Conn
Mission: The Conn Memorial Foundation provides leadership and grants to Hillsborough County nonprofits and schools, which support the social-emotional growth and educational achievement of children and youth in low-income neighborhoods, and strengthen the capacity of nonprofit and school leaders.
Early Childhood Collaboration
Support the formation and development of a Community Support Organization for Hillsborough County.
Tampa Preschool Partnership
Support early education programs serving low-income children and families.
Sulphur Springs Community School
Support school, engagement and partnerships.
Support high-impact schools serving low-income children to learn strategies that increase graduation rates, post-secondary education, and career success.
Public School Pilot
Support the development of a model for replication that focuses on a Birth – 5th grade pipeline.
Conn Foundation Board and Staff
Support select education-related programs that align with and inform the Foundation’s pipeline initiatives.
Capacity Building Initiatives
Conn Foundation Board & Staff
Provide leadership, support and advocacy.
Nonprofit Leadership Center of Tampa Bay & The University of Tampa Nonprofit Certificate Program
Strengthen the operations of nonprofits and schools by providing professional education and development to leaders.