Elementary Education Support

Independence Mission Howley Scholars

The Howley Family Foundation sponsors scholarships to Independence Mission Schools (IMS).

IMS directs the operation of 15 independent, private, Catholic, grade schools (Pre-K through 8th grade) in Philadelphia, PA. These schools offer student-centered academic programs in a faith-based and value-based environment. Pioneering a unique model in urban education, IMS provides low-income families the opportunity to obtain a quality Catholic education.

The Independence Mission Howley Scholars are selected by IMS. Scholarships are renewed yearly from third through eighth grades. For more information, please contact Independence Mission Schools.

Directed Gifts

The Howley Foundation helps elementary schools (grades K-8) receive support through directed gifts. Below are schools that have received support through our scholarship programs.