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Workforce development & education

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.


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The unspoken variables of success: grace and mercy

Lack of economic mobility - especially for young people of color impacted by disproportionate unemployment and incarceration rates - is a defining social justice issue of our time. Through innovative partnerships and programs such as the HOPE Commission, we have a chance to build stronger communities, stronger economies, and a brighter future, one defined by grace and mercy…  learn More about The unspoken variables of success: grace and mercy

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

Bank of America supports youth employment

Since 2012, Bank of America has invested more than $14 million to connect over 5,000 young people to jobs and internships that will give them skills and experience for future success…  learn More about Bank of America supports youth employment


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

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A community-led renewal in Atlanta

Dec 27, 2013

Bank of America and the East Lake Foundation work together to provide teens with workforce training and placement within the Villages of East Lake…  learn More about A community-led renewal in Atlanta

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

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