Partnering locally

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.

 

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

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

Over $22 Million in Grants to Support Workforce Development and Education

Nov 06, 2012

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) in Charlotte, with the support of Bank of America, is helping hundreds of veterans make the transition from the military to civilian jobs. CPCC is an innovator in workforce development training; their program provides training, academic counseling and support services, all geared to help members of the military translate their skills into jobs in areas of economic growth…  learn More about Over $22 Million in Grants to Support Workforce Development and Education

A 150-year-old organization helps families grow in Chicago

Sep 26, 2012

From adoption services to elder care, we're helping one Chicago organization connect thousands of families with what they need to build a brighter future…  learn More about A 150-year-old organization helps families grow in Chicago




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

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