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‘Year Up’, Bank of America partner to create new paths to career success for Detroit’s young adults

By: Porsha Monique on Jan 5, 2024

Year Up Michigan Cohort 2 Bank of America Meet and Greet

This featured story in the Rolling Out focuses on the outcomes for Year Up Michigan graduates and our partners at Bank of America. Cheronda White, associate director of Corporate Engagement, shares with reporter Porsha Monique Year Up's mission-driven goal for our young adults and plans to expand beyond finance into the mobility, tech, and healthcare industries. Matt Elliott, Michigan Market President for Bank of America, shares remarks on Bank of America's commitment to Year Up and helping young adults explore alternative pathways to quality employment opportunities. Year Up graduates Chanale Greer, Lawrence Gordon, and Noel Toyigbe share with Rolling Out how the Year Up program and their internship experiences helped them to secure full-time employment at Bank of America. Year Up graduate Arshad White shares his hopes to work full-time with Bank of America and his current higher education pursuits.

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