WeTheFuture is a movement spreading across America with enhanced career planning for young people at the center of its focus. dpaf's WeTheFuture tour will bring together all the stakeholders in career planning to promote and implement initiatives that aid career progression for young people.

Enhancing the Career Planning Process for young People Across America

Mission Statement:

dpaf aims to create an inspirational environment for dynamic careers to emerge and flourish through investment in youth career development and educational reform. Acting as a convener of business leaders, academics, policymakers, and innovators, dpaf promotes initiatives that empower young people in the United States and Great Britain with the skills to achieve and succeed in the global job market.




Values & Initiatives

  • Redefine “graduate” to mean “employed”
  • Encourage and invest in entrepreneurship and international youth exchange programs that promote globalized learning and innovation at a young age
  • Close the gap between education and work; address the mismatch of skills young people currently offer and the ones employers are looking for
  • Incentivize businesses to invest in training and encourage schools to form closer relationships with local companies
  • Promote technological advancements that lower the cost of education and provide innovative ways for students to hone the skills needed to succeed in the global job market