The New Futures approach is working: more Scholars are earning credentials, more Alumni are launching careers in in-demand fields, and more corporate leaders are partnering with us to strengthen our region’s workforce.
The result: financial security that will sustain families and transform communities.
87% of recent Scholars* have graduated or persist in their credentials.
*Scholars selected in the last five years
97% of Alumni surveyed report they are employed or enrolled in their next degree programs.
79% of alumni report that their financial position has improved.
more than $6 Million
in scholarships awarded to more than 650 young adults over nearly 25 years.
degrees & certifications
earned by New Futures Scholars.
2021 impact report
2020 impact report
2019 impact report
Where are they now?
New Futures Alumni are working for many of our region’s leading employers, including:
Academy of Hope Adult Public Charter School
Capital City Public Charter School
Children’s National Medical Center
Covenant House Washington
Crothall Healthcare at Inova Fairfax Medical Center
Federal Trade Commission
George Washington University
Holy Cross Hospital
Impact Silver Spring
Maxim Healthcare Services
Latin American Youth Center
Leidos Digital Solutions, Inc.
Metropolitan Police Department
Montgomery County Public Schools
National Institutes of Health
Trinity Washington University
United Cerebral Palsy, Inc.
University of Maryland