- Program Education
- Program Area Expanding Economic Opportunity
- Grant Amount $150,000
- Grant Period June 1, 2000–December 31, 2003
- Location Brooklyn, NY, United States
- Geographic Focus New York
About this grant
This initiative aims to reduce poverty by supporting workforce development organizations that increase employment, earnings and parental engagement among low-income, non-custodial fathers under age 30. This grant increase will enable the Vocational Foundation to provide additional computer skills instruction to participating young fathers; offer more course hours of preparation for the GED; and hire instructors for the additional course offerings.