A partnership between Cognizant and Per Scholas provides a free IT training program that creates an employment pipeline for in-demand technology jobs.
While nearly half of high school graduates in 2016 expressed an interest in pursuing STEM majors or careers, just 26 percent of them met a college-readiness benchmark that indicates whether a student is well-prepared for first-year courses such as calculus, biology, chemistry and physics
Devastated by Hurricane Katrina more than a decade ago, much of the Lower Ninth Ward in New Orleans still hasn’t recovered. On many blocks, empty lots and abandoned houses seem to outnumber residents. If you’re a kid looking for a safe place to play in this community, there are few options.
Businesses have a great impact on society, and as a leading media and technology company, we recognize our unique ability to help solve some of the most challenging social issues of our time.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation was honored at the Education Innovation Awards presented by EVERFI, Inc. at the Nasdaq Marketsite in New York City on June 12.
[Editor's Note: The Wonderful Company was awarded Best Community Improvement Program award at our 2016 Corporate Citizenship Awards.
On April 22, Comcast NBCUniversal employees across the country volunteered hundreds of hours for the 16th Comcast Cares Day.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF) believes that we can tackles the skills gap if our employers start taking a leadership role in ensuring their communities are prioritizing career readiness.