Our Results

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.


success rate

86% of recent Scholars* have graduated or persist in their credentials.

*Scholars selected in the last five years


employment rate

97% of Alumni surveyed report they are employed or enrolled in their next degree programs.


financial security

79% of alumni report that their financial position has improved.


more than $6 Million

in scholarships awarded to more than 775 young adults over 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
Adventist Healthcare
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
Jubilee JumpStart

Maxim Healthcare Services
Latin American Youth Center
Leidos Digital Solutions, Inc.
Metropolitan Police Department
Montgomery County Public Schools
National Institutes of Health
The Ritz-Carlton
Trinity Washington University
United Cerebral Palsy, Inc.
University of Maryland