Quick Facts

    • Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) logo

      Number of states receiving HPOG 2.0 awards.

    • Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) logo

      Number of HPOG 2.0 grantee organizations awarded.

    • Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) logo

      Average wage increase for HPOG 1.0 incumbent workers

      Some HPOG participants who are employed upon entry to the program may experience a wage increase after completing healthcare training. On average, HPOG 1.0 incumbent workers receive a wage increase of $4.87. (HPOG 1.0 connotes the first round of HPOG grants from 2010 to 2015).  Learn more about the HPOG program and its two rounds of grantees.

    • Native American families

      are receiving assistance from sixty-eight Tribal TANF programs.  These programs serve 299 federally recognized Tribes and Alaska Native Villages.  Read more about Tribal TANF.

    • Fathers, Couples, and Individuals

      have enrolled in programs designed to strengthen families, improve parenting skills, and promote economic stability as part of President Obama’s Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood (HMRF) initiative.  Learn more about the HMRF initiative.

    • Logo for Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood. HMRF is in capital letters with a silhouette of a family standing between the letters M and R.

      Tip Cards distributed

      The Fatherhood Buzz initiative has connected with 118 barbershops in 17 cities, distributing more than 12,000 tip cards to customers on topics related to parenting, financial literacy, and activities for fathers and their children. Check out more responsible fatherhood efforts at www.Fatherhood.gov.