Be a Part of the Solution JFF designs, scales, and influences work that transforms America’s education and workforce development systems to ensure economic advancement for all. Now is the best time to fund this critical work. Get in touch today to learn more. Sections Donate Contact Programs We've Designed Projects We Manage and Scale Our Influence Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via Email Donate Did you know you that you can support JFF by donating stock or cryptocurrency? Click here to learn more or scroll down to make your online credit card donation today! Thank you for helping JFF build a future that works for everyone. Contact Staff Member Alex Hoffinger Associate Vice President, Development Programs We've Designed Impact Story JFFLabs Design Invest Scale Influence JFFLabs is the Jobs for the Future (JFF) innovation arm—we catalyze new ways to achieve our mission at JFF and with our partners. Impact Story Center for Apprenticeship & Work-Based Learning Design Invest Scale Influence This tried-and-true training model has been around for so long because it works. JFF is a leader in expanding apprenticeship and work-based learning to new industries and professions. Impact Story Accelerating Opportunity Design Scale JFF helps low-skilled adults advance to better jobs by combining Adult Basic Education and career and technical training, reducing the time to earn valued credentials in a rapidly changing labor market. Projects We Manage and Scale Impact Story Pathways to Prosperity Design Scale Invest Influence We are boldly reimagining how U.S. education and workforce systems meet state and regional talent needs and prepare young people for careers. Impact Story Early College Design Invest Scale Influence Earning college credit in high school is a proven way for low-income students to get a jump on a college degree. JFF leads expansion of this national model. Impact Story TAACCCT Comprehensive Technical Assistance Design Scale Influence Supply or demand? We do both. JFF helps community colleges and employers identify ways to prepare workers with the skills local industries need to thrive. Impact Story Student Success Center Network Our Influence Programs Impacting the Field Impact Story Policy Leadership Trust Influence This select group of education leaders lets experience be their guide in developing state and federal policies that help students attain credentials for greater success in the labor market. Impact Story Policy at JFF Influence JFF’s policy team offers fresh ideas on education, poverty alleviation, and workforce issues that prepare students and workers for the jobs of the future and boost our nation's economy. Impact Story Student-Centered Learning Research Collaborative Invest Influence Bridging the worlds of research, practice, and policy, we investigate student-centered approaches to improve outcomes for learners from all backgrounds. Impact Story Congressional Staff Network Design Invest Influence Since 2008, JFF has convened a Congressional Staff Network that supports the knowledge sharing among congressional staff concerning workforce-related education, training, and employment policy issues currently confronting the federal government and Congress. Thought Leadership Post Jobs for the Future of Work: Supporting Workers and Employers as Technology and Talent Transform At JFF, it's in our DNA to connect decision makers, shape conversations, create partnerships, develop systems and programs, and influence practice-informed policy. Post What DACA Taught Us about Supporting Vulnerable Students The fate of the Dreamers remains up for grabs, as Congress and the White House spar over competing policy priorities that could determine the future of this vulnerable group. Lawmakers must improve, rather than erode, the shaky protections under DACA.