Generation News

August 23, 2018

Generation and Wilmington Leaders Alliance launch financial employment training program

Generation and the Wilmington Leaders Alliance (WLA) are joining forces to bring a proven, global, youth employment training program to Wilmington to help local young people connect with the job market. With three banking partners ready to hire — Capital One, M&T Bank, and WSFS — Generation and WLA plan to reach 100 young adults…

August 9, 2018

Generation Kenya partners with Safaricom Foundation

Generation Kenya has partnered with Safaricom Foundation’s Wezesha programme to equip unemployed youth aged 18-35 with the knowledge, skills and tools required to succeed in a job, and positioning them for ongoing personal and professional success. This partnership will support intensive job training for 1,600 youth across the country. The training ensures students receive job-ready…

July 17, 2018

Generation wins prestigious WISE award

The only US-based winner, Generation was recognized with five other international organizations by The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF). “The Generation team is thrilled and honored to receive the WISE Award,” said Dr. Mona Mourshed, President and CEO of Generation. “This recognition makes us even more determined to…

June 19, 2018

Generation featured as case study in London First report

London First — London’s leading business advocacy group – has featured Generation as a best practice case study in its latest report (Page 29): An Employment and Skills Action Plan for London. Published last week, the report was shaped by prominent UK business leaders including the Chairman of Tesco and the CEO of Heathrow. The…

May 15, 2018

Graduate Celebration at MDC’s Idea Center

A group of more than 20 Generation students crossed the stage in a graduation ceremony May 11 at Miami Dade College’s Idea Center, all with a new set of professional skills to take with them on their career paths.