Year: 2015

Top U.S. Companies Bring Nationwide Hiring Effort to Phoenix, Connecting Thousands of Young Job Seekers to Economic Opportunity

  The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a coalition of 33 leading U.S. companies, will host its next Opportunity Fair in Phoenix on Oct. 30, launching a long-term effort to bring job and development opportunities to thousands ...

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CNN Covers the Launch of the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative in Chicago

Rapper/Actor Common and Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz came together in Chicago to put youths to work. CNN\'s Poppy Harlow reports on the national initiative.  

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100,000 Opportunities Initiative Launches in Chicago with More than 4,000 Participants and 600 Immediate Job Offers to Young People

Academy and Grammy Award Winning Performing Artist and Actor Common Hosts Inspirational “Opportunity Forum” with Usher and will.i.am, Encouraging Participating Youth to #StartSomewhere Building on Success from Chicago, Coalition Lo...

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100,000 Opportunities Initiative to Kick Off With 29 Companies

100,000 Opportunities Initiative to Kick Off With 29 Companies Expected to Engage at Least 3,000 Opportunity Youth and Make Hundreds of Immediate Job Offers in Chicagoland Fueled by Additional Member Companies and More than 40 Loca...

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Media Factsheet

THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2015 | CHICAGO The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative will launch in Chicago with a first of its kind “Opportunity Fair & Forum”- a day-long resource and job fair led by a coalition of employers offering job...

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Chicago here we come!

We are launching 100,000 Opportunities in Chicago! The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative will accelerate the coalition’s hiring commitment with an employer-initiated Opportunity Fair in Chicago on August 13, 2015. During the Opportu...

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