Tag Archives: Study Abroad

Go Farther – Anahi abroad in the Dominican Republic

This past summer, Anahi took a bold step beyond the familiar and participated in a program in the Dominican Republic where she had the opportunity and responsibility to volunteer in local medical clinics. Continue reading

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Farther Foundation adds new board member

Farther Foundation is pleased to announce that Maryanne Woo has joined its board of directors. Farther Foundation inspires deserving, low-income Chicago area high school students to meet their highest potential by providing scholarships for participation in enrichment travel programs. Ms. … Continue reading

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Mid-Year Report, 2017

Our Mid-year Report is now available. Learn about our mission and the students we serve. Continue reading

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Go Farther and Discover

Uriel was awarded our MVT — Most Valuable Traveler Continue reading

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Photo Contest Winners

Each summer, Farther Foundation provides opportunities for deserving high school students to participate in education travel programs across the country and around the world. Our students document their experiences in photos. We select our favorites and award the students prizes for their achievement. Here are the prize-winning photos for 2016! Continue reading

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Essay Contest Winners

All of our students write essays that tell us about their experiences, what they learned and how they have grown. We select our favorites and award the students prizes for their achievement. Here are excerpts from our prize winners this year! Continue reading

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Why we do what we do

StorySlam: A Benefit for Farther Foundation, is coming up on Thursday, October 6. You can learn more about the event and get tickets here. But sometimes amidst all the excitement and promotion of the event we forget to talk about why we do what we do. Continue reading

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