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Corporate / Employer Registration - Newark Opportunity Summit

  • Job Fair Bot
  • Newark, NJ
  • Dec 14, 2017
Multi-Employer General Business

Event Description

Invest in Future of Our Boys and Young Men of Color Pathways to Success Opportunity Summit Tuesday, February 27, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Prudential Center, 165 Mulberry Street, Newark, NJ 07102 Mayor Ras J Baraka, Prudential Financial and My Brothers Keeper Alliance(MBK Alliance) invite you to join us atour Pathways to Success: Boys and Young Men of Color (BYMOC) Opportunity Summit to Newark, NJ. The Opportunity Summit provides BYMOC between the ages of 16 and 29 years old with tailored space to interview with employers for on-the-spot hiring, immediate access to community resources and social services, and a chance to participate in career preparation and leadership development trainings. The Summit offers a variety of activities and resources including: On the Spot Hiring: Youth have a chance to interview with employers looking to hire immediately! Career Exploration: Booths focused on local employment opportunities and career pathways. Workshops and Hands-On Activity Centers: Dress for Success, MENtoring, Technology & Social Media, Entrepreneurship, Hip-Hop Development, Barber Shop, professional headshots, and more Community Resource Fair: Booths focused on public benefit screening and enrollment, career and technical education, resources for undocumented individuals, high school re-engagement, youth organizing opportunities, legal support services, and more The day is filled with meaningful experiences, music, refreshments, and hands-on activities. Ways for Employers to Get Involved: Hiring Partner: Employers interested in hiring Newark-based young men of color on the day of the event. Interviews will be conducted at the Summit to fill the immediate entry-level to mid-skill hiring needs of your company/organization. Many of the young people attending will be pre-trained as part of a pre-Summit curriculum. Exploration Partner: Employers that are not able to hire at the Summit but wish to expose their brand to attendees, exchange information and build their talent pipelines. For more information or questions, please reach us at info@mbknewark.org or via phone at 973-624-9400 ext. 34. We can't wait to share this incredible day with all of you! In Partnership, MBK Alliance and MBK Newark This event is FREE and Open to the Public!

Event Date

Feb 27, 2018