Workforce Development & Education

More than $22 million in workforce development and education grants is helping over 1,000 nonprofits.*

Supporting economic self-sufficiency

Hard-working Americans know it often takes specialized training to keep up with the changing face of 21st-century jobs. If you want to succeed in today's economy, you need to be well equipped. These stories showcase people striving to improve themselves, and the organizations helping them acquire the skills that are in demand. We're proud to support them through lending, investing and volunteering, because education and employment are integral to the long-term stability of communities everywhere.


Creating connections through mentorship

Jan 26, 2015

Bank of America and MassMentoring Partnership (MMP) have been partnering since 2005 to help young people across Massachusetts reach their full potential…  learn More about Creating connections through mentorship

BofA Year Up Grads

Working toward opportunity

Two young adult graduates of the nonprofit organization, Year Up, interned with Bank of America and now hold full-time jobs at the company…  learn More about Working toward opportunity

Miami Herald

Put to work: $1 million grant helps Camillus House expand job program

Dec 24, 2014

Roy Ricks heard a voice in his head telling him he had to change his life or die. Cold, shaking and high from his last hit of cocaine the night before, Ricks huddled under the steps of a downtown Miami Metromover station and knew he had to listen…  learn More about Put to work: $1 million grant helps Camillus House expand job program


Connecting Philadelphia’s Youth to the Workforce

Dec 17, 2013

The Philadelphia Youth Network partners with Bank of America on the WorkReady Philadelphia summer employment program and hosts five Student Leaders…  learn More about Connecting Philadelphia’s Youth to the Workforce

The Baltimore Sun

Putting employers In the driver's seat for job training

Dec 29, 2013

IN THE NEWS (The Baltimore Sun): Even as the manufacturing industry sheds jobs overall, a number of firms in Maryland want to hire — and aren't having an easy time of it. That's what the Maryland Manufacturing Extension Partnership heard when the nonprofit talked to 40 employers this year…  learn More about Putting employers In the driver's seat for job training

*As of 9/18/2012. Total funding amount includes National Partners.

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