Year Up Greater Atlanta is a a one-year, intensive training program that provides low-income young adults, ages 18-24, with a combination of hands-on skills development, coursework eligible for college credit, corporate internships, and wraparound support.

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Stacey Ollinger Joins Board of Year Up Greater Atlanta and Hosts Fundraising Event

Fundraiser will be held on October 26, 2016 on the rooftop of the Spanx Corporate Office Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) October 18, 2016 Continuing to scale its innovative and effective approach to workforce development, Year Up Greater Atlanta (YUGA) announced today that Stacey Ollinger is joining its Board of Directors. Ollinger is a community...

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Year Up Greater Atlanta Holds 5K to Increase Awareness of Opportunity Divide

Fundraiser in Grant Park will support Year Up Greater Atlanta’s workforce development program for low-income youth September 14, 2016 | Atlanta, Georgia Low-income urban youth without college degrees face a persistent lack of economic opportunity that can have lifelong effects on their physical, mental, and economic well being. To draw attention to a...

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Year Up Atlanta Partners with Gwinnett Technical College to Help Meet Market Demand for Skilled Talent

First class to start on the Gwinnett Technical College Alpharetta-North Fulton campus in August; expanded program will now be known as Year Up Greater Atlanta. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 14, 2016 – Continuing to scale its innovative and effective approach to job training, Year Up Atlanta announced today its partnership with Gwinnett Technical...

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Upcoming Events

Year Up Greater Atlanta 5K

Have fun!  Win prizes!  Join Year Up Greater Atlanta for our second annual 5K!   When: Saturday, September 23, 2017, 8:00 a.m. Where: Grant Park, 840 Cherokee Ave, Atlanta, GA 30318 How: Register online Here or at the event. Cost: $30 Additional Details: Register online by September 15 to receive a T-shirt and medal. (Register on...

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Class of July 2017 Graduation

Please join us in celebrating Year Up Greater Atlanta’s, July 2017 Graduating Class. Saturday, July 29th at 10 a.m. at the Georgia World Congress Center. To R.S.V.P. visit www.yuatlgraduation.org to reserve your seat TODAY! Georgia World Congress Center, Sidney Marcus Auditorium 285 Andrew Young International Blvd Atlanta, GA 30313 Parking Information...

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