Ramirez Family Foundation

August 15, 2019 | Article

Summer School Students Demonstrating Faith Through Art

Our summer school students have been working hard in their art class, creating some beautiful pieces demonstrating how their faith is empowering them. Watch the video below to see the results!

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August 6, 2019 | Article

St. Aug Prep Releases Summer Newsletter

There’s been a lot happening at St. Aug Prep, the Milwaukee-based school founded by the Ramirez Family Foundation. Read the 2019 Summer Newsletter to get the latest news on Dr. Carmona’s departure, the Scholarship Gala, and much more!

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July 31, 2019 | Press Release

Superintendent of St. Augustine Preparatory Resigns Amid Tremendous Growth

After leading the school for three years, Dr. Alfonso Carmona has resigned from his position as Superintendent of St. Augustine Preparatory in order to be closer to his family in Chicago. Over the last two years of his tenure, the school underwent major growth from 560 to 1,300 students and is set to return 95 […]

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June 18, 2019 | In the News

Highlights of the Ramirez Family Foundation Trip to Puerto Rico

In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, The Ramirez Family Foundation visited Puerto Rico to provide aid to the community and further our mission of supporting education for students in need.

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June 13, 2019 | Article

Letters from Puerto Rico

The Ramirez Family Foundation visited Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria to provide aid to the community and further our mission of supporting education for students in need. After our visit, we received letters from pastors, children, and others involved, sharing their gratitude for the impact our work has had on them and […]

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June 5, 2019 | In the News

Carroll, St. Augustine Preparatory create Pioneer Pathways program

Since St. Augustine Prep was founded in 2017 by the Ramirez Family Foundation, the school has partnered with Carroll University to support education, an alliance that has now evolved to include the Pioneer Pathways program. The article from the Waukesha Freeman below describes how the program is intended to help prepare students for higher learning. […]

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April 29, 2019 | Article

Gus and Becky help rebuild after Hurrican Maria in Puerto Rico

A letter from Camino de Restauracion Christian Academy in Puerto Rico thanking the Ramirez family for helping rebuild the school’s kitchen and lunchroom. (letter from the school below – click here to see official letter) Dear Gus and Becky: Thanks to your generous donation last summer we were able to rebuild our school kitchen and […]

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April 11, 2019 | Uncategorized

A note from Guatemala..

Gus and Becky receive kind words from the Noriega family. Hello Brother and Sister, how are you? Surely you are well, and how not to be, when God is careful of His children, how much more of you who are a fundamental part in the expansion of His Kingdom ! Brother and Sister, we do […]

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August 28, 2018 | Article

St. Augustine Preparatory Academy named one of the Milwaukee Business Journal’s 2018 Best Places to Work

The Ramirez Family Foundation’s values are rooted in the investment of leaders, schools, and education for students in need. Aug Prep is the Ramirez Family Foundation’s most significant investment in education, with $80 million in spending over the school’s construction and development. We are excited to announce that St. Augustine Prep has been named one […]

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August 15, 2018 | Article

Exceptional Student Scholarship Essay on Road to Serfdom

Naomi Loftsgard is a successful college scholarship student with a near 4.0 GPA. She is the daughter of missionaries whom The Ramirez Family Foundation has supported for over 15 years. In her recent essay application for The Ramirez Family Foundation Scholarship, Naomi discusses Friedrich Hayek’s Road to Serfdom, a required reading for high school students at St. Augustine […]

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