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- This is the official discussion thread for the cause mikeroweWORKS Foundation. Its EIN is 26-4324338 and it's a public charity based in Los Angeles, CA. Research more info about the cause on GuideStar and Charity Navigator.
mikeroweWORKS Foundation challenge the stigmas and stereotypes that discourage people from pursuing the millions of available jobs.
The mikeroweWORKS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity that rewards people with a passion to get trained for skilled jobs that actually exist. As CEO of the Foundation, Mike Rowe spends a significant amount of time speaking about the country’s dysfunctional relationship with work, highlighting the widening skills gap, and challenging the persistent belief that a four-year degree is automatically the best path for the most people.
Through its scholarship programs, including the Work Ethic Scholarship Program, the Foundation provides financial assistance to qualified individuals with a desire to learn a skill that is in demand.