About the Foundation Founded by Ellison Miles in 1997, the Miles Foundation helps to foster a thriving community through innovative investments in education, economic opportunity and leadership development.
Grantee Highlight: The University of Texas at DallasEllison Miles Center for Geological Field Studies “The Miles Foundation helped us realize a vision for our geological program that now really differentiates UTD from other universities. By allowing us to bring the lab to the field, we are transforming the way students study and prepare for careers in geology.”
Grantee Highlight:Big Brothers Big SistersThe Barrett Martin HavranLittle Steps Big Futures Program “The Miles Foundation didn’t just provide us with monetary support, they dedicated their personal time and energy to every aspect of our fundraising efforts. It is obvious they really care about making this program a success.”
Grantee Highlight: Catholic CharitiesFinancial Education Program “Our Financial Education Program has proven results. Thanks to The Miles Foundation, we have evolved and expanded the program to touch more people and change the financial trajectory for thousands of families within our community.”