Posts Tagged ‘Employment’

Annie E. Casey Foundation

The Annie E. Casey Foundation is dedicated to building better futures for disadvantaged children in the U.S. It has invested in research and programs related to school success, employment, and strengthening the families of Black males. View the site >

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California Community Foundation, BLOOM

BLOOM is a five-year, multimillion-dollar initiative of the California Community Foundation focused on increasing the educational and employment opportunities of young Black men who are involved in the juvenile delinquency system in Los Angeles. View the site >

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Center for Urban Families

This Baltimore-based nonprofit works to connect fathers to their children, creating opportunities for economic and financial security through work, and providing access to other key supportive services. View the site >

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Dovetail Project

The Dovetail Project helps young African-American fathers develop the skills they need to be better fathers to their children. The 12-week program includes parenting and life skills, job readiness, as well as education in felony street law to help them avoid incarceration. View the site >

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Echoing Green

Echoing Green, in partnership with the Open Society Foundations, offers the Black Male Achievement Fellowship, which helps social entrepreneurs launch and build innovative organizations dedicated to improving the life outcomes of Black men and boys in the U.S. View the site >

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Executives’ Alliance to Expand Opportunities for Boys and Men of Color

The Executives’ Alliance is a network of national, regional, and local foundations working together to invest in pathways to opportunity to enable America’s young men of color to reach their full potential in school, work, and life. View the site >

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Fathers, Families, and Healthy Communities

Fathers, Families, and Healthy Communities removes barriers to non-custodial African-American fathers fulfilling their responsibilities to support and care for their children and families, thereby improving the opportunities and outcomes of their children. View the site >

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Heinz Endowments, African American Men and Boys Initiative

The African American Men and Boys Initiative focuses grantmaking on strengthening economic opportunities, education, gender identity and character development, public communications, and advocacy for African-American males. View the site >

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Life Pieces to Masterpieces

Life Pieces to Masterpieces engages African-American young men and boys in Washington, D.C.’s most challenging neighborhoods, providing after-school, weekend, and summer programs with homework assistance, leadership development, and career learning opportunities. View the site >

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Lumina Foundation

Lumina Foundation is committed to enrolling and graduating more students from college. The Foundation has invested in projects that are promising models to increase higher education success among Black males. View the site >

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