Foundations for Great Schools is a coalition of five private Colorado foundations who share a common commitment to supporting quality education in Colorado's communities. Foundation partners include The Anschutz Foundation, Daniels Fund, Fox Family Foundation, Gates Family Foundation, and The Piton Foundation.
In the 2015 awards program, 29 public schools were recognized for achieving outstanding academic success with their students. Foundations for Great Schools recognizes and encourages success among schools in the Denver metro area serving high proportions of students from low-income families. A total of $500,000 in grants were awarded to the schools.