Wisconsin Promise

Wisconsin Promise is a project for 2000 participating Wisconsin families with 14 to 16 year old teens who receive Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI). The goal is to support teens receiving SSI and their families in achieving their education and career goals. Find out more about Promise | Materials to Share!

Enrollment for Wisconsin Promise is over, but people with disabilities can apply for services like these through the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. Please visit them to get started on the path to success today!

Meet Craig!

Craig is a high school senior from Milwaukee. He has big dreams to start his own business someday and venture the world. He also has a learning disability that is not holding him back. He’s a youth with promise, on a journey to achieve his personal, educational, and career goals. Watch his story…

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Wisconsin Promise is a project for 2000 participating Wisconsin families with 14 to 16 year old teens who receive Supplemental Social Security Income (SSI). The goal is to support teens receiving SSI and their families in achieving their education and career goals. Find out more about Promise

Promise By the Numbers…

There Are
0
Teens and Families Enrolled in Wisconsin Promise

How Many Enrollees Expect to Live Independently?

Yes
56%
No
44%

Gender of Teen Participants

Male
67%
Female
33%
0
Teens and Families will receive Wisconsin Promise services

There Are
0
Promise families
now working

Family Members Average

647 total jobs; 491 active jobs with an average of 32 hours per week at an average of $11.47/hr

There Are
0
Promise youth working in their communities averaging 17 hours per week

Teens Average

495 total jobs; 151 active jobs with an average 17 hours per week at an average of $8.06/hr