Our Five Goals

Raise DC brings together partners throughout DC and across sectors to work toward our five cradle-to-career goals in education and workforce.

Learn more about each of these community-defined, community-owned goals:

Every child is prepared for kindergarten.

Every young person graduates from high school.

Every youth who is not in school reconnects to education/training.


Every youth attains a postsecondary credential.

Every youth is prepared for a sustainable career.