Monday, January 10, 2011

Join Year Up's Mentor Appreciation Celebration!

Year Up is a one-year, intensive training program that provides urban young adults 18-24, with a unique combination of technical and professional skills, college credits, an educational stipend and corporate internship.

Their success is their graduates -- enabling them to move on to full-time employment and higher education. Year Up is about providing opportunities for urban young adults to demonstrate their true potential. They have achieved excellent results to date:

  • 100% placement of qualified students into internships
  • 95% of interns meet or exceed partner expectations
  • 84% of graduates placed in full or part-time positions
  • $15/hr average wage at placement

If you would like to learn how YOU can become a mentor - come to Market Wed, Jan. 26th.

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