Press Releases Opportunity
A coalition of more than 50 leading U.S. companies and foundations, known as the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, today announced plans to address this challenge, beginning with a day-long job and resource fair on May 3 at the Georgia World Congress Center.
Starbucks is joining Seattle Seahawks player Doug Baldwin, the City of Renton, and the Renton School District to support the creation of a state-of-the-art community center in the Cascade/Benson neighborhood.
Working with community and civic leaders in Miami Gardens, Starbucks is launching a long-term effort to create local jobs, provide training opportunities for youth, and invest in local minority-owned businesses
Marking an extraordinary day of action for D.C. area youth and employers, the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative – the nation’s largest employer-led effort to hire young Americans ages 16-24 who face barriers to employment and education – hosted its 6th Opportunity Fair in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 20, helping create pathways for nearly 7,000 youth across the region.
The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative – a coalition of more than 50 leading U.S. companies – will host a day-long job and resource fair for Opportunity Youth at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Sept. 20, hundreds of on-the-spot job offers are expected
The nation’s largest employer-led coalition committed to creating pathways to employment for young people, today announced that participating companies offered 700 jobs to Opportunity Youth – 16-24-year-olds who are not in school nor employed.
Starbucks expanded its commitment to supporting the specialty coffee industry by addressing one of the most significant threats to coffee farmers. Beginning Sept. 29, Starbucks will distribute coffee trees to farmers who have been most impacted by coffee rust.