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Christine James-McKenzie

September 28, 2022
JobsFirstNYC 2020-2021 Annual Report

Last year challenged our North Star to reduce the number of  young people who are out of school and out of work and to improve economic opportunities for them and...

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September 8, 2022
Adapting to the Future of Work: Manifesting the Dream

https://youtu.be/xnOcBXK8Y64 Young adults today are seeking multiple pathways to adapt to the future of work while manifesting their dream, and that motivation was evident in the record-breaking 759 young adults...

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March 9, 2022
Redefining the Black Legacy in America

Black History Month celebrations have long outgrown the confines of February, the shortest month of the year. Black excellence and advancements happen each day and should be regularly acknowledged. One...

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February 8, 2022
Keeping a Finger on the Pulse of Black Health and Wellness

The 2022 commemoration of Black History Month is shining an all-important spotlight on Black health and wellness. As a community ally, JobsFirstNYC supports the call to implement sustainable infrastructure geared...

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June 2, 2021
Tech Apprenticeships Shift the Costs of Higher Ed From Students to Employers

Rebecca Koenig (@becky_koenig) is a senior reporter at EdSurge covering higher education. Reach her at rebecca.edsurge.com.  She is a 2020 Higher Education Media Fellow of the Institute for Citizens &...

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May 2, 2021
Young People Need and Deserve Additional Support to Build Their Skills

During his address to Congress last Wednesday, President Biden unveiled an impressive American Families Plan aimed at helping marginalized American families get back on their feet after years of economic...

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