Education Freedom Fund

The Education Freedom Fund is an organization based in Grand Rapids that offers scholarships to low-income youth in order to allow them to attend private schools. The organization is heavily funded by religious right foundations in West Michigan and its maximum scholarship of $1,000 annually and requirement that parents pay a minimum of $500 in tuition per year may restrict access for some students.

The Education Freedom Fund is funded by the Richard and Helen DeVos Foundation, the Dick and Betsy DeVos Foundation,
the Edgar and Elsa Prince Foundation, the Freiheit Foundation, the Douglas and Maria DeVos Foundation, the Robert and Cheri VanderWeide Foundation.

Leaders, Members, and Others Associated with the Organization

  • Betsy DeVos, Board of Directors
  • Dick DeVos, Board of Directors