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Uncategorized May 5, 2022 Urban Alliance Celebrates its Second Class of Teacher Training Fellows Urban Alliance’s Teacher Institute Program equips Chicago Public School educators with resources to help them facilitate Urban Alliance’s workforce... Read More
PostStories April 20, 2022 Q&A with Lesly Amaya, Urban Alliance Northern Virginia Alum During Lesly Amaya\'s junior year at Justice High School, she was at the crossroads of deciding where to apply for a first job. After an insightful... Read More
News March 29, 2022 Chicago Program Hopes to Interest Youth in Real Estate as a Career Before College High school senior Lilian Rosales plans to go to work in the real estate industry. She is currently an intern at the residential tower 73 East Lake... Read More
Press February 11, 2022 Independent Sector: Urban Alliance Empowers Youth to Aspire, Work, and Succeed By Lawrence Abbey, Independent Sector Published: February 10, 2022 Urban Alliance, launched in 1996, is building a diverse next-generation workfo... Read More
PostStories February 2, 2022 Urban Alliance Teams Up with the Department of Homeland Security Recently, UA CEO Elizabeth Lindsey and UA Alumni Zamiya Sabour and Davette Williams joined U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro... Read More
NewsPostPress February 2, 2022 Power Station Podcast: Urban Alliance CEO, Elizabeth Lindsey Join CEO Elizabeth Lindsey as she discusses the power of paid work experiences for young people on the Power Station podcast. \"Twenty-five year... Read More
Local News December 15, 2021 Urban Alliance Baltimore Names New Executive Director BALTIMORE, MD – Urban Alliance, a national youth workforce development nonprofit, has named Chas Ackley its Baltimore Executive Director. Since 200... Read More
Post December 13, 2021 Keeping Youth Connected: The Power of Paid-Work Opportunities and the Potential to Save a Generation By Detroit Executive Director, Margrit Allen, CLASP Published: December 13, 2021 I am a lifelong Detroiter. During my earlier career, I had the o... Read More
Local News December 10, 2021 Urban Alliance Chicago names Abiodun Durojaye new Executive Director CHIICAGO, IL – Former National Louis University Executive Director of Career Services and Placement, Abiodun Durojaye is set to head Urban Alliance... Read More