We fund organizations that place individuals in career-track jobs, help them retain those positions, and increase earnings over time.

We fund organizations that place individuals in career-track jobs, help them retain those positions, and increase earnings over time.

2018 IMPACT

INVESTMENT: $3.8M

PERCENTAGE OF CORE GRANTMAKING INVESTMENT: 25%

THE NEED: It takes five full-time, minimum-wage jobs to make ends meet.

TIPPING POINT IMPACT:

77% of those who complete Tipping Point-funded employment programs get a job, compared to 69%, the national average for comparable programs.

  • 1,402 people were placed in a job last year, earning an average of $19/hour.
  • 602 people retained jobs a year after securing it.