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 Cody!

Cody is excelling as a student at Burlington High School and employee at McDonalds. He plays video games, rides bike, and is learning to drive and weld. His goal is to be a welder after college. Cody was born with a brain tumor and has just one hand, but that’s not stopping him.

He’s a youth with Promise, on a journey to achieve his personal, educational, and career goals.

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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

673 total jobs; 500 active jobs with an average of 31 hours per week at an average of $12.03/hr

There Are
0
Promise youth working in their communities averaging 18 hours per week

Teens Average

587 total jobs; 187 active jobs with an average 18 hours per week at an average of $8.42/hr