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11 Sep, 2015, 19:05 ET Fedcap Receives a $1.6 Million Grant From the Hilton Foundation to Support Youth in Foster Care

 PrepNOW! is Fedcap's national, one of a kind system-change initiative that supports foster parents in creating college-going cultures in their...


25 Mar, 2014, 19:00 ET A Solution Series Panel Discussion of the Intersection of Workforce and Economic Development

At 8am, Thursday, March 27, 2014, Fedcap's Solution Series is convening a panel discussion to explore the intersection of workforce and economic...


24 Oct, 2013, 06:50 ET American Businesses Looking for a Competitive Advantage Need to Hire Adults 2.0

As people live longer and postpone retirement, the previously understood stages of life – childhood, adolescence, adulthood and old age...


21 Jun, 2013, 10:13 ET Fedcap Announces a $750,000 Grant from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation to Launch an Innovative Program for Foster Families

 Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org), a national nonprofit organization that helps people with barriers achieve economic independence, today...


18 Jun, 2013, 07:00 ET Fedcap Celebrates Achievements of 2013 Graduates at Ceremony at Harlem's World Famous Apollo Theater, Tuesday, June 18 at 11 a.m.

  Fedcap will mark the achievements of more than 400 individuals who have completed its job training programs in a graduation ceremony today at...


20 Feb, 2013, 19:36 ET Experts Gather to Improve Outcomes for Youth in Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice

More than 140 leaders from higher education, government, business and nonprofits joined Fedcap on Wednesday to explore how to build college and...


31 Jan, 2013, 12:02 ET ReServe Launches in Boston

National Nonprofit Deploys 55+ Professionals to Advance Community Impact  ReServe (http://www.reserveinc.org), which matches 55+...


21 Jan, 2013, 22:08 ET From Foster Care to the Inauguration to Tomorrow's Leadership

 Foster care alumni from Fedcap Washingtonians for Children (http://www.fedcap.org/) and other DC, Virginia and Maryland programs witnessed...


27 Nov, 2012, 19:32 ET Innovators for Veterans & Foster Youth Honored at Fedcap's "Celebration of Work" Gala

Innovators for veterans and foster youth were among the celebrity-studded crowd of 400 who turned out to celebrate the importance of work in...


19 Nov, 2012, 15:58 ET Fedcap & NYSID Open NYC Battle Buddy Center

Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org/) and NYSID (http://www.nysid.org/) today gave Post-9/11 veterans a gathering place of their own in central...


28 Sep, 2012, 17:13 ET Fedcap Event Connects Veterans with Security Jobs

Fedcap http://www.fedcap.org/ connected 70 veterans with employment opportunities in the security and private investigations industries on Friday...


28 Aug, 2012, 10:11 ET Fedcap Welcomes ReServe as New Subsidiary

 Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org) and ReServe (http://www.reserveinc.org), two nonprofits dedicated to service and community impact, today...


21 Jun, 2012, 15:31 ET Fedcap Celebrates Graduates 18-68 at Harlem's World Famous Apollo Theater

Graduates aged 18-68 crossed the stage at Harlem's World Famous Apollo Theater on Thursday to receive their Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org)...


15 Jun, 2012, 09:02 ET Fedcap's Washingtonians for Children Receives Grant to Finalize Planning to Help DC Foster Youth

 Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org) has received a grant from the Freddie Mac Foundation to finalize planning for its Washingtonians for Children...


30 Mar, 2012, 08:00 ET Fedcap Trains & Hires Home Health Aides

Free Training for NYC Home Care Jobs with Flexible Hours & Locations Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org) provides free Home Health Aide...


27 Feb, 2012, 10:00 ET Hundreds Brainstorm Solutions to Crisis of Disconnected Youth

 Hundreds of people joined Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org/), Rutgers University's School of Social Work (http://socialwork.rutgers.edu/iff/) and...


17 Feb, 2012, 10:05 ET Fedcap Connects Students to Careers

 Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org/) introduced more than 80 schoolchildren to a wealth of possibilities with its first Connect2Careers™...


08 Dec, 2011, 12:30 ET Fedcap Trains & Hires Home Health Aides

 Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org) provides free Home Health Aide training, as well as assistance finding home care jobs in New York. Demand...


28 Nov, 2011, 11:44 ET WNYC's Brian Lehrer and Veterans' Advocate Wes Moore Among Honorees at Fedcap's Celebration of Work Gala

Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org), which has matched work-ready people with jobs for eight decades, will hold their "Celebration of Work" this evening...


08 Jun, 2011, 10:05 ET Fedcap and Wildcat Announce Merger

The nonprofits Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc. (http://www.fedcap.org) and Wildcat Service Corp. (http://wildcatnyc.org) today announced their...


24 Mar, 2011, 12:01 ET Fedcap Opens in South Bronx, 15 Jobs and Plans for 150

Fedcap (http://www.fedcap.org), a 75-year-old nonprofit that helps people with barriers get to work, today opened a new Bronx facility with 15 jobs...


19 Apr, 2010, 09:41 ET Disability in the Workplace National Poetry Contest Winners Announced

Words about Work! Poets Reflect on Employment and Disability during National Poetry Month and Poem in Your Pocket Day Contest Fedcap...