Our Vision:

Change the face of economic prosperity, disrupt the cycle of poverty, and meet critical business needs by providing employment opportunities and pathways for Opportunity Youth.

Coalition Members

Huge success in Chicago!

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Our goal is to create the nation’s largest employer-led private sector coalition focused on helping young people build skills and attain credentials, while connecting them to employment.

Participating Funders

Are you a young person looking for your next opportunity? Check out resources, advice, and stories of how people – celebrities and beyond – got their starts.

Twitter Buzz

"Proud to join the #100KOpportunities Initiative as one more way we care for our communities to be their best: https://www.100kopportunities.org/"

− @MarkHoplamazian

"#theysay we lack initiative.

@BigShep44 did 3 challenges & earned a badge that says otherwise. #100KOpportunities "

− @upwithchi

"Thanks to @troubleman31 for helping the Chicago youth get jobs. This is what it's all about!! #100kopportunities "

− @common

""It's not just about getting a job." Job fair aims to get 100,000 youth jobs http://cnnmon.ie/1EnGU8W #StartSomewhere #100kOpportunities"

− @SchultzFamilyFD

"5.6m young adults not in school or working = pop. of Denmark. #100kOpportunities = great start http://bit.ly/1IyTcBV "

− @oppnation

"'Being prepared for success is a mental process. It starts in your mind?.' @Usher #startsomewhere #100kOpportunities "

− @getschooled

"We’re joining #100kOpportunities to help put today’s youth on a path to financial security. --> https://www.100kopportunities.org/ "

− @PrudentialNews

"#InAHyattWorld, we strive to help others so that they can be at their best. #100kOpportunities http://www.100kOpportunities.org "

− @HyattTweets