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Oct 4 News + Updates

FURTHER TOGETHER: ADVANCING EQUITY THROUGH WORKFORCE PHILANTHROPY November 14th-16th, 2022 | WASHINGTON, DC Join your fellow workforce development grantmakers this fall for  a unique three-day gathering featuring nine workshops, two plenaries, two receptions, opportunities to learn Read more…

Sept 20 News + Updates

This Wednesday: Good Jobs for Young People SEPTEMBER 21, 4:00 – 5:00 PM ET Join Youth Transition Funders Group, the Families and Workers Fund, and Workforce Matters for this virtual panel discussion among national leaders Read more…

Sept 6 News + Updates

Early bird registration ends Sept 9th! FURTHER TOGETHER: ADVANCING EQUITY THROUGH WORKFORCE PHILANTHROPY November 14th-16th, 2022 | WASHINGTON, DC Join your fellow workforce development grantmakers this fall for Further Together: Advancing Equity Through Workforce Philanthropy, a Read more…

Mark your calendars and make plans to join Workforce Matters for our first-ever national convening this fall! Learn more...

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The Fund for Workforce Equity is a new pooled fund organized by Workforce Matters to spark innovative strategies to center workers and learners of color in the design and implementation of workforce policies and programs.

Our 2022 funding round is now open! Visit The Fund for Workforce Equity website for more information and submit your application by July 31, 2022.

In addition, a recording of our June 16th Applicant Webinar is now available in the Workforce Matters video archives.

About Workforce Matters

Workforce Matters is a national network of grantmakers that draws on expert and practitioner knowledge and works together to strengthen workforce development philanthropy such that it empowers workers, learners, and job seekers to realize their full potential; dismantles inequities based on race, gender, ability, and other individual characteristics; and advances equitable education and employment outcomes for youth and adults.

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