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February 25, 2016
JobsFirstNYC February Newsletter

  IN THIS ISSUE<   Editorial from JobsFirstNYC State of the Borough New Initiatives   Publications Recent Convenings Conferences Celebrating Our Partners News from the Field< Staff Announcements   EDITORIAL FROM JOBSFIRSTNYC...

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February 24, 2016
Response to Governor Cuomo’s 2016 State of the State and Executive Budget Address

Last month, Governor Cuomo gave his 2016 State of the State and executive budget address in Albany, NY. There, to a diverse audience of guests, Governor Cuomo announced his fiscal...

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February 24, 2016
Important Changes to 2017-18 FAFSA

Late last year, President Obama announced several changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process for the 2017-18 school year. These changes may impact millions of young...

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February 10, 2016
2016 Annual Report

Dear Friends and Colleagues, One of the joys of preparing an annual report is that it gives us the opportunity to look back and be thankful for all that has...

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February 3, 2016
Partner Spotlight – Gaspar Caro, LESEN Coordinator

In this week's Partner Spotlight, we are excited to feature a short interview with Gaspar Caro, Coordinator for the Lower East Side Employment Network (LESEN).    What led you to...

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January 27, 2016
JobsFirstNYC Testifies Today at the New York City Council Economic Development & Small Business Committee’s Preliminary Budget Hearing

New York City Council Economic Development & Small Business Committee Preliminary Budget Hearing – January 27, 2016 Good afternoon Chairmen Garodnick and Cornegy, and Committee members. I am Marjorie Parker,...

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January 26, 2016
JP Morgan Chase & Co. Announces its “New Skills for Youth” Initiative

Last week, JP Morgan Chase & Co. announced the launch of its New Skills for Youth initiative, a global, five-year, $75 million plan to expand career-focused education.  It is partnering...

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January 8, 2016
Grace Outreach Offers a Free College Prep Program

​Grace Outreach, a nonprofit in the Bronx that offers education and employment services for women of all ages, is putting together its next class/cohort of women for College Prep. College Prep...

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September 12, 2014
YASEP “Innovations in the Field” Report Released

  JobsFirstNYC today launched its first in a series of reports - Innovations in the Field - examining programs supported by JobsFirstNYC that serve both employers that need job-ready workers...

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March 12, 2014
Miceli Speaks Truth to Power

Connected by 25 | by Ytfg Learning by Connections   Speaking truth to power. This is the kind of leadership we need if we are going to address the youth...

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