Ramirez Family Foundation

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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May 14, 2018 | In the News

Gus & Becky Ramirez Receive Honorary Degrees

Husband and wife AGUSTIN A. RAMIREZ, JR., and REBECCA PAGE RAMIREZ, have made giving back to the community a centerpiece of their lives. They supported construction of a new elementary and middle school at the United Community Center in central-city Milwaukee, which provides educational opportunities to more than 1,300 predominantly Hispanic students. The Agustin A. […]

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April 9, 2018 | In the News

Gus Ramirez Receives Donald Driver’s Driven to Achieve Award

Gus Ramirez was selected to receive Donald Driver’s Driven to Achieve Award for all of his work to further education in the state of Wisconsin. The award recognizes and celebrates accomplishments of charities, companies, and community leaders who work tirelessly on behalf of many different causes. The ceremony was held on March 24, 2018. Learn […]

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March 26, 2018 | In the News

Austin Ramirez named as member of the 2018 Henry Crown Fellows at the Aspen Institute

The Aspen Institute today announced its 2018 Class of Henry Crown Fellows, we are delighted to announce that Austin has been nominated and accepted into the 2018 cohort. Over the two year duration of the course the fellows will take part in four seminars. Austin, like the other participants will maintain all their current responsibilities. […]

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October 17, 2017 | In the News

Gus Ramirez Receives Corporate Citizenship of the Year Award from Milwaukee Business Journal

On October 13, 2017, Gus Ramirez was honored at the Milwaukee Business Journal’s Corporate Citizenship Summit.  Ramirez was recognized for his charitable endeavors, including the founding of St. Augustine Preparatory Academy on Milwaukee’s south side. Learn more at the Milwaukee Business Journal. Read Article

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August 30, 2017 | Press Release

See the official grand opening video of St. Augustine Preparatory Academy.

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