Introducing the Clark Scholars Program Network

The University of Maryland today announced that its A. James Clark School of Engineering will become the permanent home of a multi-university program that provides holistic support to exceptionally talented students with financial need, thanks to a $20.6 million investment from the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation.

Clark Scholars Program Network Focus Group

Calling at Clark Scholars Alumni! The Clark Scholars Program Network is searching for volunteers for a 1-hour focus group to discuss the planned Clark Foundation Legacy Space exhibit at the University of Maryland.

We would love to hear your voice! Sign up today.

Joshua Weitz Joins UMD’s Department of Biology as the Clark Leadership Chair in Data Analytics

Weitz will continue to explore how viruses impact human and environmental health.

St. Michaels Community Center Gets $250K Grant for Renovation Capital Campaign

The A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation is helping to support the people served by the St. Michaels Community Center with an investment of $250,000 for the nonprofit’s building renovation capital campaign.

Team Rubicon Announces TRades Academy; Training Veterans to Rebuild Homes

Furthering their initial investment of $1.8 million, the Clark Foundation is matching donations to the TRades Academy, totaling $6.5 million. 

Operation Homefront presents Cornerstone Award to Bob Deforge of Pratt & Whitney

Operation Homefront presents the Cornerstone Award to individuals who have gone above and beyond to help Operation Homefront transform how it serves military families and delivers its mission.

GW Business Professor Elected Chair of the Organization and Management Theory Division of the Academy of Management

The division aims to advance scholarship focused on organizations, organizing practices and management, and to promote a community of researchers focused on its development.

The Clark Foundation is proud to be honored as Washington Business Journal’s Philanthropist of the Year.

Our founder, Mr. A. James Clark, believed in investing in others, expanding opportunity, and solving today’s challenges with today’s resources. 

Courtney Clark Pastrick opens up about what drives Clark Foundation, Jim Clark’s legacy

As the daughter of Clark Construction titan Jim Clark, Courtney Clark Pastrick watched her father literally build the foundation for much of Greater Washington.

DC High School Students Graduate from College Track Program 

The high school seniors got a special send off by an organization that helps them get into and through college.