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American institutions like yours are built on strength and ingenuity. Hard work and vision. From the military and government to colleges and universities, you’re protecting our lives, fortifying our communities and empowering our children to become their best.

At Corvias, we’re inspired by what you do. That’s why we’re a company dedicated to helping you as much as you help us.

We see great civic organizations like yours under siege every day. From crumbling infrastructure to deferred maintenance costs, chronic underinvestment and one-sided public-private partnerships, you’re getting hit from every angle. It’s hard enough keeping up, let alone planning for the future.

That’s where we can help. We see what’s holding you back as a springboard for real change. Because at Corvias, we care about this country as much as you. We care about its future. And the future of every single person who calls it home. That’s why we’ve made it our business, our calling, and most of all, our passion to bring the best partners in the industry together to turn America’s systemic challenges into true opportunities for progress and lasting impact.

Our Partnerships

We’re experts at developing solutions through partnership, working with future-focused organizations – from government bodies to institutions of higher learning – that share our values and commitment to creating lasting impact.

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Government Partnerships

From state initiatives to municipal programs to military housing efforts, we partner with government organizations to celebrate and reinforce the best parts of their communities.

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Higher Education Partnerships

Whether public or private, we help educational institutions develop and improve on existing assets so they can focus on their higher purpose: providing a world-class education.

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Our Expertise

We combine decades of experience and deep, cross-industry knowledge to help our partners succeed.

Master Planning & Vision
Innovative Financing
Financial Management
Real Estate Development
Public - Private Partnerships

Latest News

Aberdeen Proving Ground Military Spouse Receives Educational Grant

October 14, 2016

Caroline Eaton, the wife of Capt. Dodger Eaton, is enrolled in a nursing program at Harford Community College. Read more about her grant from Corvias Foundation and how it will help this frequently moving military spouse have a career.

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Corvias Foundation Awards $118,000 in Educational Grants and Scholarships to Reduce Military Spouse Unemployment

September 28, 2016

The Foundation’s grants combined with scholarships presented through a partnership with the National Military Family Association provides 47 military spouses with financial aid and support in their pursuit of professional goals.

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Corvias Enters 40-Year Partnership with Wayne State University to Transform Campus & Execute $300 Million Housing Master Plan

September 23, 2016

Corvias announced today it has been selected by Wayne State University to develop, construct, manage and maintain student housing in a 40-year partnership.

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Picerne Lauded for Leadership

September 08, 2016

Read John Picerne’s latest thoughts in Providence Business News on how public/private partnerships make communities stronger. 

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Partners in Higher Ed Housing

September 08, 2016

This article in Student Housing Business Susan H. Ridley said, “We wanted a long-term partner, not a casual real estate investor. Even though we are one system, each of our institutions is unique and the proposal we got from Corvias demonstrated that they understood that."

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Leaders In Building Communities

July 13, 2016

A strong company culture and conviction in the mission starts at the top. Eight Corvias leaders share their thoughts and their passion for the work we’re doing in this series of Q&A interviews in LEADERS magazine.

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NCPPP Announces Winners Of 2016 National Public-Private Partnership Awards

June 16, 2016

Founder and CEO John Picerne has been awarded the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships’ “Excellence in Individual Leadership” Award, a testament to nearly 20 years of innovative and successful partnerships.

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Corvias Foundation Awards Scholarships To Seven Fort Bragg Students

May 31, 2016

It is a great honor to support outstanding high school seniors from military families with scholarships and to welcome them to the Corvias Foundation family, allowing them to pursue their dreams.

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Megan Hertel Shares What It Means To Be A Corvias Foundation Scholar

May 23, 2016

Corvias Foundation has had the pleasure of getting to know a number of outstanding military children in its first 10 years of existence.

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