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Youth are the Difference in Closing the Opportunity Gap

Today the presidential candidates will debate one last time, less than a month before the election. On Monday, Opportunity Nation was excited to support two of our Coalition member’s events

Opportunity varies by region in Maryland

Maryland ranks among the top 10 states in the nation for providing opportunity, according to the 5th annual Opportunity Index released Tuesday. Developed by Opportunity Nation and Measure of America,

Thanks for joining us at the 2015 #OppSummit

We woke up this morning overwhelmed by all the #OpportunityMoments that happened during the third National Opportunity Summit yesterday – thanks to all of you. More than 1,000 cross-sector leaders from across the

Fostering Greater Opportunity In Maryland

Greg Schuckman ‘14, Commissioner, Maryland Higher Education Commission In October, a bipartisan national coalition called Opportunity Nation (that is supported by the Annie E. Casey Foundation) released its 4th annual

Summit Will Tackle Youth Unemployment

A group of businesses, nonprofits and other organizations plan to hold a summit on youth unemployment this February, covering skills training, career pathways and education. The summit, called The National

Opportunity Nation Youth Employment Series

Did you know youth unemployment in the United States has been at least twice the national average for more than 60 consecutive months? Imagine the headlines if overall unemployment rates

Opportunity Nation Lunch and Learn

What’s better than lunch? Talking about opportunity over lunch, of course! Opportunity Nation’s Senior Advisor Sarah Beaulieu and Paul Kendrick, Director of Coalition and Grassroots Engagement, recently hosted a lunch-and-learn

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