What We Do
Working with stakeholders from across the ecosystem, we bring evidence-based models and solutions to life.
We curate solutions that have potential to grow, and leverage our national networks of leaders to drive change in systems and distribute tools, resources and strategies.
We shape policy that strengthens the labor market at the federal, state, and local levels and drive the conversation for education, workforce, and industry leadership nationwide.
We invest capital and re-grant resources to incubate new solutions, accelerate innovation, and drive impact.
Ensuring Equity in Advancement
Despite overall growth, economic opportunity is limited for millions. Low-income people and people of color are least likely to advance. Through education and dignified work, everyone can create the life they deserve.
JFF provides solutions that create access to economic advancement for all.
Meeting Employer Needs
Employers nationwide struggle to find people with the right skills to fill jobs. To thrive in the global economy, US businesses need a stronger supply of highly qualified workers.
JFF offers strategies that match the supply of skilled workers with the demands of the job market.
Preparing for the Future of Work
Automation, outsourcing, and new contract arrangements are changing the nature of work. Everyone must think and act differently about how to train and sustain the nation’s talent supply.
JFF prepares all stakeholders to anticipate change and take action to thrive in this evolving environment.