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Farther Foundation

  • David Weindling
  • President
  • (708) 497-7240

Program Description

Farther Foundation inspires greater motivation and achievement for high school students from at-risk populations through participation in unique educational travel experiences. Inspired by experience, students become active and engaged learners, full of potential and more fully aware of the world and its opportunities.

Services Provided

  • College transition and retention support
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants


Education Level and
Number of Students

  • High School: 50
  • Middle School: 0
  • Elementary School: 0
  • Post-secondary: 0
  • Non-traditional: 0


  • More than 75%

Colleges Attended
by Alumni

  • Furman
  • Kenyon College
  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
  • St Olaf College
  • University of Illinois at Chicago