Generation Hope

  Named one of the D.C. area's  best nonprofit organizations!

Named one of the D.C. area's best nonprofit organizations!

We're a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization reducing poverty one family at a time by providing mentoring, resources, and services to help D.C. area teen parents become college graduates and help their children enter kindergarten at higher levels of school readiness.  We are a two-generation solution to poverty.  Learn more or donate.

Become a Sponsor

Do it as an individual, a group, a company or an organization.  Watch your investment impact a young parent's ability to reach their educational goals and provide for their family.  

Become a Scholar

If you're a teen parent, a college degree is possible.  Let Generation Hope help you reach your goals by becoming a Generation Hope Scholar.   We are committed to your success.

Donate Now

When you give to Generation Hope, you partner with us in decreasing poverty, investing in education, and making a long-lasting impact on families.   Change the life of a Scholar and their child.

By the Numbers

Geographic Reach

Our Scholars are evenly distributed among Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.


Each year, Generation Hope has reached more teen parents with tuition assistance, one-on-one mentoring, and case management to help them become college graduates.

Generation Hope Graduates

Since our founding in 2010, we have helped 30 teen mothers earn college degrees through our program. Twenty-four more Scholars are slated to graduate in 2018.

Generation Hope Scholar Academic Achievement

70% of our Scholars earned a GPA of 2.5 or higher each semester during the 2016/2017 academic year.