Year: 2018

National Youth Hiring Day Recap

Broad success connecting opportunity youth with employers! (more…)

Read More

America’s Leading Employers and Foundations to Host Atlanta’s Largest Job Fair for Youth on May 3

Coalition set to launch region’s largest long-term effort to bring jobs to opportunity youth. Registration Now Open for May 3 Job and Resource Fair; More than 1,800 Interviews and Hundreds of On-the-Spot Job Offers Expected at Free...

Read More

Jobs initiative aimed at young people in Atlanta

[caption id=\"\" align=\"alignnone\" width=\"750\"] The city is joining with a private sector group for a job fair on May 3. Experts say that a disproportionate share of young people are not in the labor market. Here, a job fair...

Read More

Major U.S. Companies Aim To Capture Atlanta’s Opportunity Youth With HUGE Job Fair In May

By Parrish Walton - Georgia Public Broadcasting Did you know there are more than 110,000 “opportunity youths” in the metro Atlanta area alone? Did you know there was such a group at all? Do you know what that means? I didn’t unti...

Read More

Top U.S. Companies and Foundations Announce Initiative to Connect Atlanta’s Youth to Jobs

The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative™ – a coalition of more than 50 U.S. companies including FedEx, HMSHost, Starbucks, Yum! Brands, Walmart and more – has picked Atlanta for its next Opportunity Hiring Fair on May 3 to connect thou...

Read More

Several major American companies to help ‘thousands’ of Atlanta youth find jobs

By Phil W. Hudson  – Staff Writer, Atlanta Business Chronicle A coalition of more than 50 U.S. companies including FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), Starbucks Corp. (Nasdaq: SBUX) and Wal-Mart Stores In...

Read More