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The Forum for Youth Investment is committed to changing the odds that all children and youth are ready for college, work, and life. The Forum connects leaders to ideas, services, and networks that can help them make more intentional decisions that are good for young people, even in the face of limited resources. The Forum helps leaders who are trying to improve & align policies, plan & partner for impact, and/or strengthen programs & adult practice.

Founded in 1910 and headquartered in New York City, the National Urban League spearheads the efforts of its local affiliates through the development of programs, public policy research and advocacy. Today, the National Urban League has 90 affiliates serving 300 communities, in 37 states and the District of Columbia, providing direct services that impact and improve the lives of more than 2 million people nationwide.

American Institutes for Research is one of the world’s largest behavioral and social science research and evaluation organizations. AIR’s overriding goal is to use the best science available to bring the most effective ideas and approaches to enhancing everyday life.


Changing the odds for young people has never been more important