Media Highlights

The Search for a Predictive Indicator

Maria Peña   •  
Here at LIFT we are asking: is there a question we could ask our Members that could predict the likelihood that they will be able to lift themselves out of poverty for good?

Vice President Biden Visits Monroe Community College

Dr. Anne Kress   •  
“Monroe is doing exactly what we need to do to replicate around this country,” said Dr. Biden. “First asking the businesses in the communities what they’re looking for, then designing a program and enrolling students.”

Millennials Facing Challenges In Workplace

New England Cable News   •  
Millennials in the workplace face challenges in being competitive nowadays. Mark Edwards, Executive Director of Organization Opportunity Nation, weighed in. His company works to increase economic opportunity among Americans.

Why American Young People Value Their Mentors

Mark Edwards   •  
The Mentoring Effect, a report from Mentor: The National Mentoring Partnership, reflects the experiences and opinions of a national sample of more than 1,100 young people ages 18 to 21 who were interviewed during the summer of 2013.

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