About Year Up

About Year Up

Year Up seeks to close the Opportunity Divide by providing urban young adults with the skills, experience, and support that will empower them to reach their potential through professional careers and higher education.


Vision, Mission, & Values »

Learn more about who we are, and what we're trying to achieve.

Program & Results »

Learn more about the expectations, support, and opportunities involved in a "year up".

History »

See where we started, how we grew—and what inspires us to keep going.

Plans For Growth »

Find out where we're headed and how we'll get there.

Our Leadership »

Meet the people whose vision and leadership are shaping our organization and bringing us closer to achieving our goals.

Financial Accountability »

We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit with a market-based strategy. Check out our annual reports, documentation, and expenses breakdown.

Careers »

We're always looking for energized talent. Come work with us!

Contact Us »

Reach out with questions or requests for information. We'd like to hear from you.

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2012 Annual Report

Annual Report
Take a look at our 2012 Annual Report to see what we've accomplished in the
last year.


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News about Year Up

  • Year Up on 60 Minutes More »
  • Allure Magazine gives Year Up students professional makeovers More »
  • LinkedIn's Year Up Students: Closing the Skills Gap More »