Pass the Mic: Amplifying the Voices of Young Workers To Drive Change

11.10.23  •  by Ricardo Henriquez  •  , ,

At the National Fund, we believe that incorporating the voices of workers is a critical part of equitable and inclusive worker success strategies. We share this value with the Annie…

Milwaukee Visit Highlights Power of Convening, Conversation, and Connection

11.1.23  •  by Amanda Cage  •  

Last month my National Fund travels took me to Milwaukee, where I got to join in some important conversations that are helping to guide and inform our work. As part…

Employee Ownership: An Introduction for Workforce Development Practitioners

10.27.23  •  by Tom Strong  •  ,

In recent years, the concept of employee ownership has gained traction as a crucial strategy for elevating worker voice and building a more equitable economy. Many philanthropies, nonprofits, local and…

Reflecting on Summer 2023

9.1.23  •  by Amanda Cage  •  , ,

Summer seems to have flown by and it has certainly been an eventful one to say the least. We’ve been busy here at the National Fund! This has been the…


New Research From National Fund for Workforce Solutions and Harvard’s Project on Workforce Charts a New Path for Career Navigation

11.29.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Washington D.C. November 29, 2023 – The National Fund for Workforce Solutions today announced the publication of Unlocking Economic Prosperity: Career Navigation in a Time of Rapid Change, a white…

National Fund for Workforce Solutions Announces $8 Million Donation from MacKenzie Scott

9.29.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Gift will help accelerate the National Fund’s efforts to advance racial equity in the workforce   Washington D.C. September 29, 2023 – The National Fund for Workforce Solutions is excited…

National Fund for Workforce Solutions Joins Forces With Harvard’s Project on Workforce for Innovative Career Navigation Research

8.16.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Washington D.C. August 16, 2023 – The National Fund for Workforce Solutions today announced it is collaborating with Harvard University’s Project on Workforce on a research project aimed at better…

National Fund for Workforce Solutions Awards Grants to Five Communities to Adopt Human-Centered Design Approaches to Workforce Services

7.25.23  •  by Josh Enoch  •  

Investment from The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation will support collaboratives to benefit workforce program participants and advance equitable employment outcomes   Washington, D.C. July 25, 2023 – The National…