February 1, 2014
Low-cost technology, such as mobile phones, are a promising tool to use in engaging patients in behavior change and facilitating self-care between visits.
Forward Promise is a new $9.5 million initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focused on promoting opportunities for the health and success of middle school- and high school-aged boys and young men of color.
April 2, 2014
Through the Forward Promise Community Partnership grants, RWJF is investing in coordinated community solutions making a collective impact in the health and success of middle and high school-aged young men and boys of color.
Commentary, Issue Brief, Report, Story
The latest news and resources about Forward Promise, including updates from Program Officer Maisha Simmons.
February 27, 2014
Ten of America's leading foundations announced a joint effort with the White House to help America's young men of color reach their full potential in school, work and life
Grant, Staff and Leadership, Program/Initiative
Learn about the professional working in the young men of color field who comprise Forward Promise's Advisory Committee
July 17, 2013
Ten organizations were selected to strengthen connections to education, employment, and good health.
July 17, 2013
RWJF selects ten grantee organizations that excel in improving the health and success of young men of color
February 28, 2013
Story, Issue Brief
A new policy brief provides an overview of findings from a scan conducted by RWJF and CLASP to surface the most pressing issues facing boys and young men of color in the areas of education, health, and employment.
October 24, 2012
Maisha reflects on the unprecedented response to the 2012 Forward Promise Call for Proposals, one that illustrates momentum across communities to improve the health, education, and employment outcomes of young men of color.