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A DeVry University Success Story - "People are always here to help me."

Like many young people, Stephon Walker approached his senior year of high school with a mix of excitement and uncertainty. For him, graduation would…

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Disruption-Proof Technology Event With Partner Airbnb

Read the full blog from AirbnbCitizen.com

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Joint Letter – LAYC, Urban Alliance, Higher Achievement Uncertainty, Urgency, and Unending Love.

One week after the Presidential election, our three organizations are grappling with what the results mean for our young people and their families.…

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Urban Alliance Featured At The White House

On Monday, October 17th, Urban Alliance participated in the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) Alliance “What Works Showcase” hosted by the White House. UA was…

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A Woman Who Means Business

In the fall of 2016, The Washington Business Journal honored Eshauna Smith, CEO of Urban Alliance as part of this year’s Women Who Mean Business…

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Virginia Hospital Center

“The Urban Alliance interns were well prepared and quick learners. The training they received allowed them to perform quality work with very little intervention. Before we knew it, they were able to take on more tasks and work more independently, which is not always the case with High School interns.”

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DigitasLBi

However, it quickly realized that partnering with Urban Alliance also fostered an internal culture of inclusion, and helped DigitasLBi hire a diverse workforce that brought in new, fresh perspectives allowing them to better serve their clients.

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Bloomberg BNA

“Partnering with Urban Alliance is a great opportunity to mentor and guide students as they think about their future while providing Bloomberg BNA the ability to be active in the local community.”

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William Bates

William is now an employee at his high school internship site, Wells Fargo, and a junior at Bowie State State University majoring in Accounting. “I looked at the program as more than a job. It was an opportunity to better myself.”

Urban Alliance's Interim RCT Results Released

 
Study Finds Urban Alliance Improves Outcomes for Disadvantaged Students, Boys of Color
Federal Government Commits Funding to Support Ongoing…

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