Careers Launched: 1535

Funds Raised: $4,535,657

What you can do

Public support is critical to improving our communities through workforce development. By supporting the IT-Ready Network, you are helping to ensure that underserved individuals in the American workforce have an opportunity to launch and sustain an IT career, while simultaneously filling core business and economic needs in our country.

Building a strategic partnership means, we will work together to meet your philanthropic goals while also furthering our mission of creating 5,000 jobs by 2018.

Funding Today

IT-Ready was created in 2011 by the Creating IT Futures Foundation, CompTIA, and award-winning national IT training provider, Per Scholas. Your contributions are vital to making sure the program continues to meet and respond to changing workforce needs.

Funding Tomorrow

Funding can be used for many different aspects of our mission, including establishing locations in new markets to expand our reach, expanding pop-up sites, enhancing curriculum, funding certification fees, and more. We would love to work with you to determine the right funding opportunity for you.


Please email or call Caitlin Conklin at 630-678-‚Äč8427 to discuss the best way to make the right impact, whether through a contribution, sponsorship, partnership or another opportunity.

Support can come in many forms. If you’d like to consider other ways to contribute to the IT-Ready Network, click here to learn about how nonprofits can partner with us or click here to learn how corporations can employ our graduates.