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.
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
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
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
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
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.