April COVID-19 Updates
As the HERE to HERE team works to address new Covid-related challenges, we are doing so with a steadfast focus on our vision of a thriving, inclusive economy, in The Bronx and elsewhere, driven by meaningful partnerships between young people and employers.
April 24, 2020
#SaveSYEP Action Toolkit
In the summer of 2020, youth advocates and workforce development champions rallied to save the Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), which had been eliminated by the Mayor following the emergence of the Covid crisis. The #SaveSYEP campaign, led by youth at Teens Take Charge, was a pivotal part of the effort.
April 20, 2020
“One Step Closer to Achieving What I Learned in School”
HERE to HERE believes that opportunities for young people must go beyond traditional academics. This report discusses how expanding and enhancing work-based learning can help address the opportunity gaps faced by today’s students.
January 17, 2020
January 2020 Newsletter
In 2019 we continued to align the systems of work and education, building an ecosystem that better serves students, businesses, and communities. We are grateful for you and the work we’ve accomplished together. Let’s keep up the momentum in 2020.
January 7, 2020
Employer Partnerships that Drive Systems Change
When school and work are aligned, young people effectively contextualize learning, build social capital, successfully enter the labor market, and develop a foundation for lifelong learning; and postsecondary institutions thrive. This report, co-authored by HERE to HERE and JFF, highlights the elements that make employer-postsecondary collaboration effective.
November 20, 2019