Our programs provide individuals with training, industry-recognized credentials, mentorship, career coaching, a network of social support services, and making an intergenerational impact on entire communities. Below are some examples of what your contribution amount is equivalent to. Give the gift of a sustainable career and change a life.

Generation Ceremony $1,000

Sponsor a graduation event. The Generation graduation event is a significant milestone, and a meaningful celebration that marks graduation ceremony with cap and gown to celebrate the completion of the program. For most of our program participants, this is their first-time participating in a graduation ceremony so it is a defining and memorable moment as they transition to the workforce.

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Generation Student $2,500

Sponsor an individual and be an active partner in his/her journey: Generation U.S. currently offers programming in 11 professions across 13 U.S. cities, and the average cost per participant is $2,500. Invest in a future individual, and be an active partner in his/her journey.

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Generation Advocate $5,000

Provide weekly stipends for 10 individuals during the duration of the program: Our learners face a myriad of life challenges, including those as basic as transport to the training site and even as something essential as food. To allow Generation learners to manage their lives during the training and to focus on learning, we provide weekly stipends to help alleviate some of their financial burdens.

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Generation Tech Club $10,000

Sponsor a class of future IT help desk technicians: Generation fundraises for all programmatic expenses that includes CompTIA A+ certifications, books, test materials, and even computer replacement materials. The learners disassemble the lab computers to get real, hands-on training. This is especially critical to our kinesthetic learners. Our students have to remove all components, including the motherboard. Learners get all the right skills to start their new tech careers off right.

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Generation Scholar’s Society $12,500

Employer partners and workforce funds cover up to 80% of programming expenses, and we fundraise for the remaining expenses. Your gift will cover the remaining expenses (on average) to provide one cohort of 25 learners access to career pathways that will change their future trajectory.

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Ways To Give

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“They were building us for a career, not just a job. They cared. It felt like family. It was not just going to a class and learning something. It was more than that.”

“I wasn’t in there looking for a job. I went and did what they taught me in the program. I did the interview, and before I could leave class that day, I had a job.”

Programs offer sustainable careers and direct employer engagement from the onset.

Bootcamp-style training and professional mentorship, covering relevant technical, behavioral, and mindset skills.

Data is tracked throughout the program to make sure we are constantly learning and improving. High return on investment for both employers and students.

Story

Mary | Dallas

Graduating from the Dallas Customer Service Supervisor program led to a new career for Mary. “I am more confident in my ability to do more and to grow,” she says. “And it’s made my mind greater. It makes me want to grow even stronger. So, it completely changed my life.”

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Questions?

Contact Jee Pae, Director of Development at jee@generation.org