Café Momentum Selected as Grant Recipient of Youth Opportunity Fund

August 31, 2015

The Citi Foundation and America’s Promise Allianceannounced Monday that Café Momentum has been selected as a recipient of the Youth Opportunity Fund, a $3 million initiative to support city-level, innovative, and scalable programs connecting youth to opportunities that increase their employability, and prepare them for lifelong success.

The Youth Opportunity Fund is part of the Citi Foundation’s Pathways to Progress initiative, designed to support direct-service programs that empower urban youth, ages 16 to 24. A total of 12 grants will be awarded to nonprofit organizations in 10 of the largest U.S. cities: Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, Newark, St. Louis, San Francisco,…