Grantee Profile

Economic Mobility Corporation

Grants to Economic Mobility Corporation

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Economic Mobility Corporation is a non-profit research and evaluation organization that designs and evaluates programs and policies that help disadvantaged populations advance in the labor market. Mobility will use this grant to evaluate whether the 741 Workforce Collaborative a promising neighborhood-based collaborative employment initiative on Chicago's South Side is successful in developing a pipeline of residents who can move into jobs, and provide information about the program's methods, processes, and functions that will help inform future programs and policies.

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To assess 12 Centers for Working Families in Chicago (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Economic Mobility Corporation $350,000 between 2003 and 2014.