Successful Futures: Workforce Development Program

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Empowering the Next Generation to Achieve More

Successful Futures: Workforce Development Program provides participants with access to career exploration, training, coaching and job placement. The goal of the program is for participants to develop work-readiness skills, obtain sustainable employment and attain long-term career success.​

Open Doors to a Better Future

More than 5 million young adults are cut off from the economic mainstream.

The DC Fiscal Policy Institute reported tha​t:

  • Black and Hispanic workers continue to be under-represented in t​he workforce.
  • Black college graduates have a 5.7% unemployment rate, while non-Black graduates' rate is 1.9%.
  • For people without advanced degrees, employment options are often limited to manual labor and unskilled jobs that pay less than a living wage.

Our program seeks to empower young adults to achieve the professional knowledge needed to secure meaningful employment, maintain healthy relationships and strengthen communities.

Program Initiatives

Program Components

  • Advanced Life Skills
  • Trade Life

Overcoming obstacles to workforce development

  • ​Connection and Community Support
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Earn While You Learn, Student Stipends
  • Technology Aid
  • Identification Support

Getting Started

Do you know a young adult that would a be great fit for Successful Futures: Workforce Development Program​?

​Contact Me About Successful Futures: Workforce Development Program​​​

​​Thank you for your interest in the Successful Futures: Workforce Development Program. 

For more information about the Successful Futures: Workforce Development Program and Boys Town Washington DC, contact Reneisha Toppin at or 202-650-6345.​​

To apply, please complete the application or to be contacted for more information, please fill out the form below.