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Career Programs for Syracuse City Youth Expanding With Grants

Photo Caption: Mark Muhammad of Cornell University (left) and Syracuse University grad Jameel Shareef meet during On Point for College’s pilot Men’s Mentoring and Empowerment Networking session. September 30, 2014 – According to the U.S. Department of Labor, 10.9 percent of last year’s college graduates were unemployed after graduation, and many more entered the workforce at or below minimum wage. First-generation

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TLC Graduates Five Groups from Leadership Training Program

June 23, 2014 – On Saturday, June 14, leaders from five local grassroots and nonprofit organizations celebrated their completion of The Leadership Classroom (TLC). TLC is an eight-month leadership training initiative offered by the Central New York Community Foundation. Participants are community and nonprofit representatives who want to learn advanced leadership skills alongside other neighborhood leaders in an interactive setting.

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Five local groups selected for The Leadership Classroom

October 29, 2013 – Twenty-two representatives from five local community groups have been selected to begin an eight-month intensive training program through the Central New York Community Foundation. The Leadership Classroom (TLC), an initiative of the Community Foundation, conducts interactive training sessions with resident leaders to build the relationship skills and leadership capacity of residents who are or want to

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