Urban Alliance successfully concludes first year of Fairfax County pilot program for high school juniors

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Urban Alliance’s pilot program to provide year-long job-skills training for Fairfax County juniors from underserved communities…

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NoVA Executive Director pens op-ed in Alexandria Gazette Packet

Our Northern Virginia Executive Director Alessandra Colia penned an op-ed in this week’s edition of the Alexandria Gazette Packet. 

Here’s what…

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D.C. Schools Chancellor helps Urban Alliance D.C. conclude 2016-17 internship program for underserved youth

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Over 100 recent graduates from D.C. public and charter schools who participated in Urban Alliance D.C.’s 2016-17 high school…

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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 Virginia and Washington, D.C.  Our goal is to give youth access to professional growth and experiences. The program prepares students for a life of work and self-sufficiency.