Piedmont Futures

Connecting Commerce to Classroom
PIEDMONT FUTURES engages local businesses and organizations in the career education of K-12 public school students in Albemarle, Charlottesville, Fluvanna, Greene and Nelson. Our mission is to promote personal and academic success for all students through regional business and industry involvement in K-12 education and to build a community of responsible and productive citizens for the 21st Century.


  • Offer students career exploration opportunities on a regional scale.
  • Strengthen existing business-education collaborations and facilitate new partnerships.
  • Create a community focus on career education to build a stronger workforce for tomorrow.
Middle Schools 7th Grade Career Expo
Spring Break STEM Academies
Career Scholars
High Schools 10th Grade Career Day
Come to College
Spring Break Academies