CYC Awarded 250K Citi Foundation Grant for Work Readiness Programming

November 1 was a big day for Cincinnati Youth Collaborative! CYC was honored to be selected by the Citi Foundation as a 2017 Youth Workforce Fund Community Partner.

With this honor comes a $250,000 grant to support CYC’s Work Readiness/Jobs for Cincinnati Graduates programming, which provides h… Read More

CYC’s Work Readiness Students Participate in the 36th Annual Leadership Development Conference

We are so proud of our Work Readiness students in CYC’s Jobs for Cincinnati Graduates (JCG) program. On November 4, they wrapped up a successful Leadership Development Conference (LDC) at North College Hill High School.

The Annual LDC, now in its 36th year, brings together all the newly elected… Read More

CYC Student Spotlight: Ra’Niece Taylor-Benton

Ra’Niece Taylor-Benton is a proud 2017 graduate of Western Hills University High School, and an alum of CYC’s Jobs for Cincinnati Graduates (JCG), a CYC Work Readiness program. Ra’Niece was selected by her JCG Career Specialist at Western Hills University High School, Victoria Perkins, to particip… Read More

An Outstanding Young Man: A CYC Story of Perseverance

One cannot help but smile when meeting Jayren Andrews. His ease of manner, and warmth of heart is readily apparent upon introduction. He is a confident and purposeful young man who takes pride in sharing his dreams, and is humbled by his accomplishments. He speaks of his trials and tribulations as “… Read More

CYC JOBS FOR CINCINNATI GRADUATES SUMMER WORK EXPERIENCE OPPORTUNITY OFFERS STUDENTS VALUABLE INSIGHT INTO CAREERS

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 “Eye-opening,” “challenging,” “fantastic,” “unexpected,” “enlightening,” “fun,” and “unpredictable!” These are a few of the adjectives that our CYC Jobs for Cincinnati Graduates students used to describe their experiences while participating in the JCG Summer Wo… Read More