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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DCPS Chancellor Visits Urban Alliance Office

DC Public Schools Chancellor, Kaya Henderson, met with Urban Alliance staff and alumni on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at the Urban Alliance headquarters in Washington, DC. Five DC program alumni participated in a panel discussion about the impact an Urban Alliance internship had on their education and career readiness.

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2014-15 Program Year in Review

Urban Alliance released its Program Year-in-Review Report, the third in a series of performance and evaluation reports for the 2014-15 program year. This report provides a high-level summary of interns’ successes throughout the year and details the strength and enthusiasm of our corporate partners.

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About Urban Alliance

Urban Alliance empowers under-resourced youth to aspire, work, and succeed through paid internships, formal training and mentoring. We’ve worked with over 200 businesses to put 3,000 young people on a path to economic success. We offer year-long career opportunities for high school seniors in Baltimore, Chicago, Northern, VA and Washington, DC.  Our goal is to give youth access to professional growth and experiences. The program prepares students for a life of work and self-sufficiency.