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.
September 17, 2012
Forward Promise is an initiative to improve the health and success of middle- and high-school-aged young men of color
August 20, 2012
RWJF investment brings important leadership to issue gaining momentum among philanthropists and policymakers
April 13, 2012
Human Capital Blog
My time in the classroom also taught me that often the impact you are trying to make is substantially influenced by the laws and policies put in place that regulate your work. As a teacher, our work was constantly influenced by the No Child Left Beh ...
Commentary, Issue Brief, Report, Story
The latest news and resources about Forward Promise, including updates from Program Officer Maisha Simmons.
December 1, 2013
The School Nutrition Advances Kids (SNAK) project examined the effectiveness of various nutritional interventions on low-income middle school children’s diets in Michigan from 2007 to 2010.
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.
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
Grants to spread impact of programs that strengthen connections to education, employment, and good health.
July 17, 2013
Ten organizations were selected to strengthen connections to education, employment, and good health.