The Futures Fund
Through The Futures Fund, a STEAM education and workforce development program, The Walls train middle and high school for the jobs of the future. The ten-week program is administered every spring and fall by highly trained industry professionals to build a sustainable ecosystem of economic empowerment and development with youth.
Teens learn coding skills
Teens learn photography skills
By developing these skills early, students are set on a path to secondary education, or a career in growing industries with higher earning potential. To date, participants have generated $25,000 in revenue through our program with internships and product sales and have launched their own startup businesses in web-design, photography, apparel design, and social media marketing.
The Futures Fund is comitted to building sustained economic development, while working towards a systemic reduction of poverty.