Tech Powered by Families: New York
raised of New York's $150,000 goal
$100,000 raised of $0 nationwide goal
Tech Powered by Daughters: “My Mom relies on my income, and retail wasn’t enough. Now, with all I’ve learned, I can even send money back home to Jamaica.”
Junior Desktop Technician, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Jade
Tech Powered by Love: “Every night when we get home we spend time studying and continuing to learn. This is a habit for success I reinforce with my students every single day.”
Nakeitha & Mitchel Severe
Technical Instructor & Front-End Developer, Per Scholas GraduatesLearn more about Nakeitha & Mitchel
Tech Powered by Moms: “I’ve always been good with technology, and wanted to learn as much as I could. Today, I know I can have a career that will provide for my kids.”
IT Contractor, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Chantel
Tech Powered by Families
Focusing Philanthropy is partnering with Per Scholas to raise $600,000 - through matching gifts for the 2019 Tech Powered by Families Campaign.
For every gift of $1,000 or more, Focusing Philanthropy will add $1 for every $2 raised until the $600,000 goal is reached.
This campaign will give 50 students in New York the opportunity to pursue tuition-free technology training, placement and career development services.
- 100% of proceeds for the Tech Powered by Families Campaign will go to Per Scholas
- The average pre-training annual income of Per Scholas adults is $9,000 and the post-training income of graduates 400% greater.
- 70% of Per Scholas students are Black or Hispanic and 30% are women.
If you would like to provide a gift of $1,000 or more to support Per Scholas and Focusing Philanthropy’s goal, please visit the Focusing Philanthropy website here. 100% of proceeds will directly benefit Per Scholas students.
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