Tech Powered by Families: Atlanta
raised of Atlanta's $150,000 goal
$100,000 raised of $0 nationwide goal
Tech Powered by Moms: “I can teach my kids real skills and lessons learned at Per Scholas. Financially, it has helped all the way down to underwear and socks!”
Technical Support Specialist, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Amika
Tech Powered by Sons: “The biggest benefit is for my Mom because she doesn’t have to worry all day about money. She knows it’s going to be ok.”
Software Engineer, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Nestor
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 Atlanta 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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