We invest in non-profit organizations that place individuals in career-track jobs, helping them retain those positions, and increase earnings to make steps out of poverty.
Follow the efforts to support higher paying job placements for low-income workers.
PERCENTAGE OF CORE GRANTMAKING INVESTMENT: 27%
THE NEED: In some parts of the Bay Area, it takes 5 full-time, minimum-wage jobs to make ends meet.
TIPPING POINT IMPACT:
- 1,466 people got a job last year, earning an average of $19/hour.
- 63% of people in Tipping Point-funded skills training programs had retained their jobs after a year.