Invest in Youth: Pathways to Success Event

Youth unemployment has become a national crisis with 5.5 million Americans ages 16-24 that are not in school or unemployed, with African-American and Latino young adults representing the largest numbers. In particular, Boys and Men of Color (BMOC) are often barred from opportunities that lead to employment pathways and stable livelihoods. We can no longer [...]

Press Release – Aspen Institute Re-Invests in Oakland Innovation

### FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ASPEN INSTITUTE RE-INVESTS IN INNOVATIVE COMMUNITY COLLABORATIVES TO ENGAGE “OPPORTUNITY YOUTH” IN OAKLAND AND ALAMEDA COUNTY Media Contacts: Junious Williams CEO 510-893-2494 juniousw at urbanstrategies.org (Oakland, CA) – July 29, 2014 – The Aspen Institute’s Opportunity Youth Incentive Fund (OYIF) has awarded a second round grant to Urban Strategies Council for [...]

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