Wednesday, May 8, 2019
The Opportunity Nation team just returned from the Ready by 21 National Meeting in Seattle. The conference, hosted by The Forum for Youth Investment (The Forum) was held...
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
There’s nothing quite like the experience of going to the Oscars. Imagine, you are at the snacks table (yes, they feed you cookies and coffee at the Oscars),...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
"Opportunity looks different in America for different people. . . The playing field isn't equal. . . The goal is to get everyone in the game." -Michelle Massie,...
Thursday, September 13, 2018
THE FORUM FOR YOUTH INVESTMENT NAMES MICHELLE K. MASSIE DIRECTOR OF OPPORTUNITY NATION AND STRATEGIC INITIATIVES FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Stacy Heit email: email@example.com Phone: 703.209.4710 WASHINGTON, DC,...
Christina Gordon, Senior Director, ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
The Opportunity Index is an important and vital resource which has been meaningful to the work of ACT’s Center for Equity in Learning. The Center focuses on closing...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Be The Change, Inc. and The Forum for Youth Investment Announce New Operating Structure for Opportunity Nation Move Brings Together Like-Minded Programs to Expand Opportunity for All ...
Friday, December 15, 2017
Dear friends of Opportunity Nation, I’m writing to share that December 31 will be my last day leading Opportunity Nation. Over the last two and a half...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
New Opportunity Index™ Shows Incarceration, Higher Education Strongly Linked to State and County Opportunity Scores As unemployment, median household incomes improve, community and health factors slow progress...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Today youth disconnection is down to pre-recession levels -- below five million -- but even though the numbers have shown vast improvement, young adults are still disproportionately impacted...
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Just before the Bureau of Labor Statistics released their October Jobs Report, we convened our Workforce Development working group for a discussion about our collective effort to...