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Juma Thanks You

on January 30, 2017 by Juma Ventures

We are so grateful for the extraordinary amount of support we received at the end of 2016! Because of your support, youth like Rachel are able to realize personal and social change through job opportunities, financial capability, and academic assistance. See how you are making an impact on youth like Rachel here [VIDEO]. JPMorgan Chase Foundation REDF William […]

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Innovative vendor backpack tested by Juma youth at AT&T Park

on December 8, 2016 by Juma Ventures

A few months ago, we announced that Juma is working with Makers4Good and Alite Designs to develop an innovative backpack that would allow our youth vendors more ease and comfort while vending at the ballpark. Juma is committed to our youth having the best possible first-job experience and their comfort is key. One of our […]

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Makers4Good x Juma produce innovative bag design for youth ballpark vendors

on July 28, 2016 by Juma Ventures

As many of you know, innovation is part of Juma’s fabric and a goal we consistently strive towards within our social enterprise and beyond. In addition to innovation, we are committed to the well-being of our youth and making sure that they have the best possible first-job experiences that we can provide. Holding these values […]

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Reimagining the Cost of College in the U.S.

on November 9, 2015 by Juma Ventures

Our own Director of Savings Programs, Beth Williams, wrote a piece for IDEO on how we might reimagine the cost of college in the U.S. and how it’s paid for. “An effective solution exists – and it does not require new financial resources, rather just a reallocation of dollars already committed to higher education. We […]

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Champions for Social Enterprise

on November 2, 2015 by Juma Ventures

Check out our CEO, Dr. Marc Spencer, and other champions discuss social enterprise in this recently produced Social Enterprise Alliance video below.

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2014 Annual Report is Now Available Online

on November 2, 2015 by Juma Ventures

Our 2014 Annual Report is now available online! Check out highlights from 2014, including: -our impact on youth in seven different cities -our new enterprise at Levi’s Stadium We are proud of all that we learned and all that our youth accomplished in 2014 and are excited to share it. Download it here today!

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