About the Chapman Foundation

The Chapman Foundation was incorporated as a non-profit corporation in 2012 by the state of Pennsylvania. 

The Foundation anticipates that they will secure a tax-exempt status with the Internal Revenue Service in accordance with statue 501(c)(3) by the end of 2013. 

The Chapman Foundation was founded by the current president after recognizing the impact she has made on

students from elementary through Graduate level from her dedicated years of teaching, tutoring and mentoring.  Through her work with middle and high school students from diverse ethnic and income backgrounds, she was able to see first-hand a disparity in the level of education and supplemental support available.  Believing that all students should receive a great education, she decided to help minimize these inequalities through the development of this non-profit.  The Foundation’s goal is to provide educational support to all inner-city students regardless of social-economic status.  Only through personal relationships can a sense of individual responsibility be reestablished that will give youth the commitment to follow through on a path to adulthood with a sense of pride and accomplishment.

The Chapman Foundation's K through 12 tutoring services are facilitated through its subsidiary, the Infinite

Learning Center (ILC).  The current target market of the Infinite Learning Center are students who are struggling with virtual and/or independent learning as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Each student in our program will receive a personalized learning plan that is tailored to meet that students particular needs.  Our low student to teacher ratio of 2:1 is designed to not only strengthen the relationship between the student and his/her tutor but to also allow our tutors to pay close attention to each student's learning objectives and progress thereby increasing the student's likelihood of academic achievement and improving their confidence. 

 
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Our Mission

The Chapman Foundation’s mission is to provide tutoring and educational services to inner-city students and economically disadvantaged communities, to minimize educational inequalities, and to empower these communities to become thriving members of society.

 

Our Vision

The Chapman Foundation aspires to be an academic leader, recognized for innovation and quality in teaching, learning, and its commitment to outreach and service. Through the employment of cutting edge educational practices and strategies, the Chapman Foundation strives to:

  • Model and promote life-long learning towards the development of global citizens

  • Prepare economically disadvantaged individuals to face the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century

 
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Dr. Zaneta Chapman, ASA

President and Founder

Dr. Zaneta Chapman is an Associate Professor of Actuarial Science, a Data Analytics consultant and subject matter expert in these fields. She has a PhD in business and over 14 years of experience teaching courses in mathematics, actuarial science, and statistics. She has long been concerned with the lack of educational resources available to students who are economically disadvantaged.  While pursuing her graduate studies, she had the opportunity to work with middle and high school students from diverse ethnic and income backgrounds and saw first-hand the disparity in education and supplemental support.  It was at that point that she decided to open a non-profit organization whose mission would be to minimize educational inequalities.