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.


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A Model Citizen

Oct 01, 2013

Nanelle Napp exemplifies the volunteer spirit at Bank of America through her work with Citizen Schools North Carolina…  learn More about A Model Citizen

After School Matters

Shaping Chicago's future, one student at a time

Oct 01, 2013

After School Matters has reached over 100,000 Chicago students and become a nationally recognized model for introducing students to the workforce…  learn More about Shaping Chicago's future, one student at a time

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A Spark After 90 Years

Oct 01, 2013

United Way of the Bay Area is celebrating its 90th anniversary. It continues to develop innovative programming with partners like Opportunity Junction…  learn More about A Spark After 90 Years

Student Leaders

Connecting high school students to jobs and leadership skills

Jul 13, 2013

More than 220 students, from 40 communities across the U.S., came together in Washington, D.C. for the 2013 Bank of America Student Leaders Summit. Through our Student Leaders® program and our Summer Youth Employment Initiative, we provided summer jobs to nearly 1,300 young people—offering not only a paycheck, but also financial education and mentoring…  learn More about Connecting high school students to jobs and leadership skills

Connecting communities with jobs

Aug 15, 2013

SER Jobs for Progress is helping people achieve self-sufficiency and financial stability in Houston…  learn More about Connecting communities with jobs

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

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