JFF is excited to celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth & continue work on initiatives that help underserved #poc enter #highered & the #workforce
  • Voices for Opportunity

    Register Now: JFF National Conference

    Please join us for a national conference aimed at furthering economic opportunity for all. Through collaboration and partnerships, we can make an impact. Education, workforce, business, and community leaders are encouraged to attend. See you in New Orleans in June!

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  • Deeper Learning

    Students at the Center: Deeper Learning Research Series

    Two new reports in the Deeper Learning Research Series have been released. The reports explore districtwide strategies for supporting deeper learning goals and how deeper learning can bridge gaps for underserved youth.

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  • Employer Engagement Toolkit: From Placement to Partners

    This toolkit is a guide for training providers, workforce development organizations, community colleges, other educational institutions, and community-based organizations deliberately integrating employer engagement into the core decision making of their program. 

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  • Greenprint Full Report

    Greenprint: A Plan to Prepare Community College Students for Careers in the Clean Economy

    Community colleges are a gateway to some of the best jobs in the U.S. for adults from all socioeconomic backgrounds. Many of these career opportunities are growing faster and offer better pay than other sectors of the U.S. economy. They include jobs that protect wildlife and natural resources; that generate, distribute, and store clean energy; and that promote healthy, high-performance buildings. 
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  • Kathryn Mannes

    JFF Welcomes Kathryn Mannes

    Kathryn Mannes recently joined Jobs for the Future as vice president leading the Building Economic Opportunity Group. She will manage a range of existing national workforce and education initiatives focused on developing richer opportunities for adults in learning, skill development, credentialing, and career advancement, as well as issues related to employer engagement. Ms. Mannes joins JFF as a national expert in workforce development and public-private partnerships that produce labor and talent solutions. Please join us in welcoming Ms. Mannes.
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