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Sep 29, 2020, 09:00 ET New JFF Report Highlights Companies Pioneering Technology for Career Navigation

JFF, a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, today released the fourth report in its series of...


Jun 11, 2020, 09:00 ET JFF Receives $6M from Walmart to Boost Economic Mobility

JFF, a national nonprofit that drives transformation in the American workforce and education systems, today announced a $6 million grant from the...


Jun 10, 2020, 09:00 ET JFF's Recover Stronger Initiative Brings Leading U.S. Companies Together; Calls for an Inclusive, and People-Centric Economic Recovery

JFF announced today the launch of the #RecoverStronger Initiative, joined by some of the world's largest and most innovative companies in a shared...


Jun 05, 2020, 13:25 ET **MEDIA ADVISORY** JFF's Horizons Will Convene Thousands to Reimagine Education and the Future of Work

Join thousands of leaders and innovators from the private, public, and nonprofit sectors at #JFFHorizons—a free and immersive virtual experience June ...


Feb 26, 2020, 09:00 ET UWork: Award for Most Innovative Workplaces for Learning … Is that U? Applications Now Open

JFF, a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, and GSV Ventures today announced the launch of "U...


Jan 22, 2020, 09:00 ET Report Highlights Top VR Innovators for Corporate Trainers to Watch

JFF, a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, today released its "2020 Immersive Learning...


Sep 10, 2019, 09:15 ET Community Colleges Boost STEM Student Success Through Behavioral Nudging, Study Finds

JFF, a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, and Persistence Plus, which pairs behavioral...


Aug 21, 2019, 09:15 ET JFF Awarded $16 Million to Scale Apprenticeship Programs

JFF, a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, today announced that it has received more than $16...


Jul 30, 2019, 07:01 ET Nonprofit Venture Fund Will Back Employment Tech to Unlock Potential of Low-Income, Low-to-Middle-Skill Workers

National nonprofit JFF today announced its acquisition of the Employment Technology Fund (ETF), a multimillion-dollar social impact fund that invests ...


Jun 25, 2019, 09:15 ET JFF and KnowledgeWorks Form New Strategic Partnership for Student-Centered Learning Research

JFF, a national nonprofit driving transformation in the American workforce and education systems, and KnowledgeWorks, a leading national K-12...


Jun 20, 2019, 09:15 ET JFF's Corporate Action Platform Provides Fortune 500 Companies with a Road Map for the Future of Work

JFF, a national nonprofit that drives transformation in the American workforce and education systems, today announced the launch of an ambitious...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:13 ET Cell-Ed Works and EMPath Selected as JFF's $1 Billion Wage Gain Challenge Winners at ASU GSV Summit

JFF, a national nonprofit that drives transformation in the American workforce and education systems, today announced Cell-Ed Works and EMPath as the ...


Jun 13, 2018, 08:00 ET JFF Announces $1 Billion Wage Gain Challenge in Partnership with Schmidt Futures' Alliance for the American Dream

JFF, a national nonprofit that accelerates the alignment and transformation of the American workforce and education systems, announced today that it...


Feb 26, 2018, 06:00 ET JFF Launches JFFLabs to Accelerate and Scale Economic Advancement Opportunities

JFF, a leading national workforce and education nonprofit driving America's economic innovation movement, announced today the launch of JFFLabs at...