Voices of opportunity
Powerful, first-hand stories and personal reflections from the front lines of the Opportunity Movement.
Everybody has a story to tell.
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National Capital Region
The Year Up National Capital Region graduate, having felt empowered to break into the tech field, now works in process management at Capital One.See more
A graduate of Year Up Charlotte’s Career Accelerator program, Ainsley now works full time at Wells Fargo.See more
Nadeen Hamad’s transformational experience at Year Up compelled her to encourage her sister, Sahar, and brother, Ahmad, to also enroll in the program. Now, all three Hamad siblings are finding new pathways to education and career success—and they’re doing it together.See more