MELA SponsorsMELA is the product of a unique collaboration between foundation, local non-profit, and education community representatives committed to supporting the improvement of Minneapolis Public School District Title I schools.
Beginning in 2016, AchieveMpls will bring their experience as the strategic nonprofit partner of Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) to MELA by becoming the administrator of the awards. To learn more about AchieveMpls, visit their website.
Educators 4 Excellence Minnesota
E4E serves as an advisor to the MELA award to ensure that educators’ voices are represented in all aspects of decision-making. To learn more about Educators for Excellence, visit their website.
The John and Denise Graves Foundation
Advisor and Fiscal Sponsor
The Graves Family Foundation serves as an advisor to the MELA awards and is the financial sponsor of the awards. To learn more about the Graves Family Foundation, visit their website.