The U.S. economy’s inability to support conditions in which Americans can thrive and achieve upward mobility threatens the foundations of our society. Building off past successes in this area, Convergence is committed to making a strong impact on this fundamental crisis and a whole host of related ones, including unemployment, housing, financial insecurity, racial disparities, and more.
Seeking to build actionable solutions and unlikely alliances so that American families can flourish.
The Convergence Collaborative on Pathways to Better Jobs seeks to address the needs of millions of job seekers – low- to moderate-income earners who are currently employed, under-employed, or long-term unemployed.
Improving incarceration’s contribution to successful reentry.
Seeking to understand and bring together unlikely alliances to discuss the nature of the student debt crisis and the best solutions.
Work has been central to achieving the American Dream. Throughout our history, work that provides a decent standard of living has been a critical pathway to upward economic mobility.