• The Aspen Institute, Inc.
    $250,000 through December, 2020

    for a report on the global opportunity youth population and the tourism and hospitality industry.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: December, 2019
  • The Forum for Youth Investment
    $400,000 through December, 2021

    to continue policy work and coalition-building that will increase federal Opportunity Youth funding.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • Cafe Hope, Inc.
    $250,000 through December, 2020

    to support programs at Cafe Hope, which provides culinary training for Opportunity Youth on New Orleans' west bank.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • Baptist Community Ministries
    $210,000 through December, 2020

    to support an Opportunity Youth Hospitality Pathways Fellow and a Data Expert, both of whom will drive collaboration across the nonprofit, education, private, and public sectors to reduce numbers of opportunity youth in New Orleans.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • Insight Center for Community Economic Development
    $300,000 through December, 2021

    to support research on improving the quality of entry level jobs, including the impact of technology, in the New Orleans hospitality industry.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • New Orleans Youth Alliance
    $230,000 through December, 2021

    to support the NOYA Youth Leadership Fellowship that prepares young people to participate in decisions that impact youth in New Orleans.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation
    $600,000 through December, 2021

    To implement the Restaurant Ready and apprenticeship programs in New Orleans and Louisiana.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • Youth Policy Institute of Iowa
    $25,000 through December, 2020

    to support the Economic Well Being Workgroup.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: November, 2019
  • YouthBuild USA, Inc.
    $375,000 through September, 2021

    to build career pathways for the hospitality sector for Opportunity Youth in Africa.

    Hospitality Workforce Development International Awarded: October, 2019
  • AHLA Foundation, Inc.
    $125,000 through October, 2020

    for a planning grant for roll-out of the AHLA's Opportunity Youth program for New Orleans.

    Hospitality Workforce Development USA Awarded: October, 2019