News

We can—and must—leverage more resources toward serving more of our low-income neighbors with better efficiency and with greater impact.

  • Matt Clyne on Connecting Students to the Jobs of the Future

    Post date: April 19, 2017

    Marsean and Jerell are so bright and imaginative that when I met them I wished I could offer them both jobs on the spot.

  • Jobs of Tomorrow

    Post date: April 4, 2017

    Helping families move from poverty to opportunity, improving the talent pipeline for our region’s economy

  • The Lever Fund Launches Its Innovative DMV Investment Strategy

    Post date: November 17, 2016

    Today, as the Greater Washington DC region unites to kick off the season of giving, the Lever Fund announces its first investments in three high-performance, high-impact nonprofit organizations in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. All three groups are providing life-changing educational and job opportunities for our low-income DMV neighbors, and reflect the Lever Fund’s ambitious and innovative metrics-oriented approach to fighting poverty.