This page showcases the successes of the America's Promise participants through their individual stories.

**New Grantee Success Story!**

  • Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas working together with a local employer to identify employees that could be reskilled and utilized on other projects to avoid layoffs. 
Previous individual success stories from participants enrolled in the America's Promise Program:

  • City University of New York (CUNY) promising practice of developing the CUNY 90-Day Upskilling Challenge for students. 
  • Southeast Michigan Community Alliance provides a pathway to new careers for participants. 
  • Northern Wyoming Community College District is addressing the needs of participants so they can successfully complete their educational programs and achieve their career goals.
  • Grand Rapids Community College helps participant launch her nursing career.
  • Monroe Community College assists three participants obtain their certifications by providing transportation services.
  • New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Development Board helps 150 Participants enter the workforce as registered nurses.
  • New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Development Board helps incumbent workers earn certifications to gain job advancement and a pay raise.
  • New River/Mount Rogers Workforce Development Board successes and lessons learned from their first virtual career fair. 
  • Innovate Birmingham celebrated the graduation of nearly 50 bootcamp and scholarship graduates.