The Youth Opportunity initiative, piloted in Chicago, comes to D.C. and Maryland.
"We want to be that connected neighbor who helps qualified candidates get the jobs they want by making the introduction, advocating for them, and getting their resume to the top of the pile."
Not all learning happens in a classroom. Learn about impactful moments from the Youth Opportunity initiative in Chicago.
Learn how one organization's personal approach to programming creates opportunity for young people in Chicago.
At IYF, much of the work we do is supported by strong partnerships with corporations like McDonald’s, with whom we launched a program in Chicago known as the Youth...
Growing up in rural America isn’t easy, and the needs of rural communities and the young people who call them home often go overlooked. At a recent learning event ...
Clustered around a table at The Rhino, a popular coffeehouse in Shreveport, Louisiana, four high school students plotted and planned. The next day, Ta'Mya, David, Annika, and Robert would have less than an hour to present key challenges...
Real change requires partnerships, and real partnerships must include young people.
Now is the time to invest in our shared future, and that means investing in our youth.
Discussion centered on how—and why—the United States should actively contribute to the creation of environments worldwide that lead to robust job growth and a well-equipped workforce.