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The mission of Educational Foundation for Independence (EFFI) is to provide scholarships in the form of tuition assistance for students with diagnosed learning exceptionalities to attend a number of Pre K -12 private schools and college support programs for alternative learners.

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<p><strong><u>Guiding Principles:</u></strong></p> <p>The 5 principles below reflect EFFI&rsquo;s beliefs about our role of patronage and the impact it has on individuals with varying exceptionalities and their families. <em>The principles guide what we do, why we do it, and how we do it.</em></p> <p>While many of them are fundamental to the way we operate, we will remain open to amending them as we grow and learn more about our work and changing young lives.</p> <p><br /> <strong><u>One</u></strong></p> <p>This is a foundation driven by the interests and passions for educating individuals with varying exceptionalities.</p> <p><strong><u>Two</u></strong></p> <p>We advocate for our recipients &mdash;vigorously but responsibly&mdash;in our educational focus.</p> <p><strong><u>Three</u></strong></p> <p>Our focus is clear&mdash;and limited&mdash;and prioritizes the need for providing educational opportunity.</p> <p><strong><u>Four</u></strong></p> <p>We treat our grantees as trusted partners, and we treat the ultimate recipients of our work with respect.</p> <p><strong><u>Five</u></strong></p> <p>Through transparent business practices we commit to growth through integrity, reliability, and flexibility.</p>