Our Support

We support our portfolio members in ways that extend well beyond philanthropic investments.

Featured Resources

Learn about the latest resources available exclusively to CSGF portfolio members.

Executive Coaching and Strategy Support
Evan Rudall, Special Advisor

Evan is the former CEO of Uncommon Schools and helps school systems achieve great results.

2016 Portfolio Convenings
Charter School Growth Fund

CSGF’s signature events help charter school leaders learn and connect.

Facility Fund
Charter School Growth Fund

Through this $20M fund, we provide bridge financing to help charter networks acquire, build, and renovate buildings.

KIPP Wheatley Common Core ELA Curriculum
KIPP Foundation

KIPP’s English Language Arts curriculum is now available to CSGF portfolio members.

Schools and Software: What’s Now and What’s Next
Christensen Institute | Charter School Growth Fund

The appendix of this report contains software maps used by Summit Public Schools, Rocketship, KIPP LA, Aspire, and other school systems surveyed for the report.

Have a specific request for help from CSGF or the groups in the CSGF portfolio?
Charter School Growth Fund

Contact the CSGF Impact Team.

Featured Articles

Reading for Meaning

Reading for Meaning


Learn from Arin Lavinia, creator of Success Academy Charter Schools’ THINK Literacy program, and Brooke Charter Schools about the shifts schools should make to meet the Common Core literacy standards.

Can You Afford That New Charter School Facility? (Part 1)

Can You Afford That New Charter School Facility? (Part 1)

Charter School Growth Fund | January 2016

Charter school leaders are often surprised by how much time and energy is consumed by real estate. This blog series is designed to help new leaders navigate real estate issues and position their schools for success.

How to Manage Great Schools

How to Manage Great Schools

Charter School Growth Fund | October 2015

This article summarizes several lessons learned from an October 2015 convening of the school managers of ten leading charter school networks.

“Being part of the CSGF portfolio has been great for us. The strategic planning support, the collaboration with other networks, and advisory support was all top-notch. I would not trade the experience with CSGF for anything.”

– CSGF Portfolio Member​