April 2022 Newsletter
Happy Spring! It’s a season of growth, inspiration, and change for good. Yet, we are mindful that while the flowers bloom, we are collectively battling the ongoing challenges presented by the pandemic, actively building an equitable economic recovery, and navigating unrest, both here in NYC and globally. It is in that context that we at HERE to HERE remain focused on the incredible progress being made daily among all our partners, and we’re glad to share with you signs of growth and inspiration in this season of change.
April 26, 2022
Abby Jo Sigal, Founding CEO, to Join the Adams Administration as the Executive Director for Talent and Workforce Development
March 24, 2022
HERE to HERE Launches “Community of Practice” Working Group to Advance Youth Talent Development, Strengthen NYC Workforce
Community of Practice Brings Together DOE High Schools, Six CUNY Institutions and CBOs Braiding Learning through Work into Educational Pathways to Create a Thriving, Inclusive Economy
December 15, 2021
Lehman College Launches Second Bronx Recovery Corps Cohort, Partners with Local Employers to Harness Bronx Talent and Prepare Students for Career Success
As the Bronx fights to revitalize its economy nearly two years after the start of the pandemic, a new cohort of Lehman College students has been dispatched to small businesses and nonprofits in the borough as part of the Bronx Recovery Corps, a program that allows students to earn academic credit and gain work experience while contributing to the region’s comeback.
November 29, 2021
October 2021 Newsletter
Returning to classrooms this fall doesn’t mean reverting back to the “old way” of doing things. As many of us know too well, the “old way” was working for far too few of our young people. Instead, we are taking the lessons learned over the past year-and-a-half to better braid learning from work and school, forge stronger partnerships between educators and employers, and create a thriving, inclusive economy powered by our students.
October 7, 2021