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Helping Young Adults Move from Poverty to Professional Careers in a Single Year
There are many good jobs in America -- and many urban young adults eager to take them -- if they can bridge the Opportunity Divide that strands many...
Gerald Chertavian is dedicated to closing the Opportunity Divide that exists in our nation. Determined to make his vision a reality, Gerald combined his entrepreneurial skills and his passion for working with urban young adults to found Year Up in 2000.
An intensive one-year training and education program that serves low-income youth ages 18-24, Year Up provides the technical, professional and communication skills needed to empower urban young adults to make successful transitions to careers and higher education. With its annual operating budget exceeding $50M, Year Up is one of the fastest growing non-profits in the nation. It has been recognized by Fast Company and The Monitor Group as one of the top 25 organizations using business excellence to engineer social change. Year Up has also been named one of the nation`s top 50 non-profits to work for by the Non-Profit Times.
Finding Your Path:
Helping Young Adults Move from Poverty to Professional Careers in a Single Year There are many good jobs in America -- and many urban young adults eager to take them -- if they can bridge the Opportunity Divide that strands many motivated workers...
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