Tech Powered by Families: Dallas
raised of Dallas's $150,000 goal
$100,000 raised of $0 nationwide goal
Tech Powered by Dads: “Per Scholas has impacted my life. I am more of a figure in the house. I have more time to invest in my family.”
Network Analyst, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Ricardo
Tech Powered by Moms: “I always wanted to give my children more than what I had. Being where I am now, being in this field, given the opportunity – it has changed everything.”
IT Technician, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Tara
Tech Powered by Dads: “Without Per Scholas I would not have gotten this job. I am walking with my chest real high now. I have the ability to provide for my family.”
Help Desk Technician, Per Scholas GraduateLearn more about Ricardo
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 Dallas 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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