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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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Major Investment In Boston's Talent Pipeline Announced

6.19.17  •  by Workforce Development at Boston.gov  •  

Filling The “Skills Gap” – Successes of Philanthropy

6.19.17  •  by Lata Reddy at Washington Monthly  •  

Late Reddy, President and Chair of the Prudential Foundation, writes on why Prudential has invested in the National Fund network to support workers and build stronger communities. Lata Reddy is Vice President…

350+ Business and Community Leaders Attending Workforce Leadership Convening

6.14.17  •  by Jacob Clark  •  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Binoli Dua bdua@anthologycommunications.net 202.630.4043 MEDIA ADVISORY   350+ Business and Community Leaders Attending Workforce Leadership Convening National business leaders, funders, workers, and workforce development practitioners will…

Healthcare Leaders Recognize 11 Providers for Developing Frontline Workers

6.7.17  •  by Jacob Clark  •  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Binoli Dua bdua@anthologycommunications.net 202.630.4043 HEALTHCARE LEADERS RECOGNIZE 11 PROVIDERS FOR DEVELOPING FRONTLINE WORKERS Healthcare organizations are investing in their workforce to increase business impact, improve…

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#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…

#NFMeeting Live Blog: Young Adults & Their Employers

6.15.17  •  by Binoli Dua  •  ,

“No one will serve young adults better than their own community."- Dana Politis, Montefiore Health System At this afternoon’s Young Adults & Their Employers: A Win-Win Proposition workshop, the focus…

#NFMeeting Live Blog: Generating Ideas & Innovation from Frontline Workers

6.15.17  •  by Binoli Dua  •  

“If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” Wise words from Dean Schroeder, co-author of The Idea-Driven Organization, a new book focusing on driving innovation through…

#NFMeeting Live Blog: Improving Worker Self-Sufficiency and Retention through Improved Financial Coaching

6.15.17  •  by Binoli Dua  •  ,

At today’s Improving Worker Self-Sufficiency and Retention through Improved Financial Coaching workshop, attendees learned about the benefits of providing workers with financial coaching opportunities. Seung Kim, Senior Program Director at…