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Since We Began in 2007

IMPACTING INDIVIDUALS

92,000

The National Fund has supported 67,500 job seekers and 25,000 incumbent workers in developing new skills for high-demand jobs and securing 65,000 industry-approved credentials.

ORGANIZING EMPLOYERS

2,000

The National Fund supports more than 2,000 employers in 70 active partnerships helping area businesses develop collective solutions to shared labor issues.

STRENGTHENING COMMUNITIES

$315m

National Fund investments have catalyzed $315 million in matched or aligned investments from 700 local and national funders.

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REGIONAL COLLABORATIVES

33

The National Fund is proud to support 33 regional funding collaboratives located across the country. These collaboratives generate attention and investment in their community’s biggest labor and economic issues.

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National Fund Newsletter - July/August 2017

8.17.17  •  by Jacob Clark  •  

National Fund Newsletter - August 2017

ViewPoint: Let’s bring tech into the 21st century

8.10.17  •  by Marybeth Campbell at Boston Business Journal  •  

West Alabama Works aligns with federal group

8.9.17  •  by Jacob Clark at Tuscaloosa News  •  

Innovative healthcare apprenticeships pave the way to new careers and opportunities

8.7.17  •  by Afrose Ahmed at Heart & Science  •  

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New Business Impact Case Study: Norton Healthcare

8.17.17  •  by Megan Traylor  •  , ,

Norton Healthcare is a national leader in developing the skills and careers of its frontline workers. Based in Louisville, KY the five-hospital system invests $11 million annually in its 14,000 employees.…

Prudential Foundation Commits to Better Skills Better Jobs 2.0

8.17.17  •  by Megan Traylor  •  ,

The Prudential Foundation announced a three-year, $2 million grant to the National Fund for Workforce Solutions at the2017 Leadership Convening. Building on its earlier initiative 'Better Skills, Better Jobs,' the…

Georgia Announces Grants to Support Sector Partnerships - NSC Blog

8.10.17  •  by Jacob Clark  •  ,

This summer, the Georgia Department of Economic Development awarded $1.5 million to support the development of sector partnerships in six workforce regions in the state. The awards are part of…

#NFMeeting Live Blog: CareerSTAT Frontline Worker Champions & Emerging Champions

6.16.17  •  by Binoli Dua  •  

The National Fund Meeting closed on a high note this afternoon, with healthcare leaders on CareerSTAT’s Recognition Committee honoring and recognizing four healthcare employers as 2017 Frontline Healthcare Worker Champions…