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Partners Going Above and Beyond for UA Interns

Ask an Urban Alliance employee what they love most about working here and our students will always be top of the list. They are our north star and the…

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Detroit: Celebrating our 2018-2019 Interns of the Week

William Smith, Quicken Loans IT

Will has consistently demonstrated perseverance, respect, and integrity throughout workshop and at his internship.…

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Welcoming Our First Detroit Executive Director

A note from Eshauna Smith announcing our very first Detroit Executive Director, Sherri Davis Chisholm:

Dear Friends,

It is an exciting time…

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Different Pathways to Economic Self-Sufficiency

A note from Eshauna Smith on how we support all the different pathways our students take to reach economic self-sufficiency:

Dear Friends,

The…

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A Year of Growth and Gratitude

A holiday note from Eshauna Smith:

Dear Friends,

It has been a whirlwind year for Urban Alliance. From launching new partnerships with the Obama…

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Announcing our fifth region...Detroit!

A message from Urban Alliance CEO Eshauna Smith on our expansion to Detroit:

Dear Friends,

We are thrilled to announce Urban Alliance’s fifth…

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New partnership with Martha's Table to expand workforce readiness training for southeast D.C. youth

A note from Eshauna Smith about Urban Alliance D.C.’s expanded partnership with Martha’s Table:

Dear Friends,

Urban Alliance was born at…

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UA Baltimore launches Hospitality Internship Program

To help fill critical staffing needs in the city and create a local talent pipeline for the hospitality industry, Urban Alliance (UA) Baltimore…

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Summer 2018 Highlights

The end of summer is a bittersweet time for Urban Alliance: we face the difficult task of bidding farewell to another class of interns, but we also…

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Urban Alliance D.C. concludes the program year with UA's final Public Speaking Challenge of 2018

Around 100 recent high school graduates from Washington, D.C. shared what they’ve learned and how they’ve grown as participants in Urban Alliance’s…

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