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Career Ready Training ForTeens

$726 of $34.3k goal

Raised by 19 people in 14 months
Joni Inman  GOLDEN, CO
We are looking for 2,017 donors to donate $17 each
in 2017 to ensure that hundreds of teens, from all backgrounds,  receive training in basic business skills without having pay a penny for it. 

The Jefferson County Business Education Alliance (JCBEA) provides no-cost career ready training to high school students in Jefferson County, Colorado.  We are a 501 (c)(3), independent of the school district, and all of our instruction is provided by the business community.  Kids are receiving real-world training from business professionals. 

We never turn a child away and we never charge a penny for the training.  Students do not need to have a specific GPA or be college bound.  Whatever their career aspirations are we are here to make sure they have a positive first experience.  And in turn, we are helping to create an outstanding workforce for today and tomorrow.

Upon completion, students receive certificates that give them hiring priority status at many Jefferson County businesses.  Each student is given the opportunity for a mock job interview with a business professional and each is provided with a list of companies that will allow for job shadow opportunities.

This campaign, if successful, will provide all the funds needed for notebooks, training materials, certificates, and all other costs for the entire 2017 calendar year.  The JCBEA is entirely dependent on individual and business donations. 

"2,017 donate $17 for 2017 Career Ready Training." Your donation is 100% tax deductible.

Thank you for your support. www.jcbea.org
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Update 2
Posted by Joni Inman
2 months ago
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It's a new year and we could sure use your support to keep our Career Ready training affordable to all teens. We're hoping to get 2017 people to donate just $17/each. Can you help? It's 100% tax deductible.

Thank you!
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Update 1
Posted by Joni Inman
14 months ago
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Dear Friends, Family, and Business Colleagues:

Please help the Jefferson County Business Education Alliance (JCBEA) keep our Career Ready training tuition free for Jeffco teens. We are a 501(c)(3) organization that relies 100% on private donations. We're not asking for a lot - just $20.16 from 2,016 donors will completely cover the costs of this fantastic program for hundreds of students during 2016. We so appreciate you. Thank you.
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$726 of $34.3k goal

Raised by 19 people in 14 months
Created February 22, 2016
$20
Deborah Sandella
14 months ago
1
1

Good Luck Joni!

$100
Dot Miller
14 months ago
1
1

I love this program so much! Thank you for all you do!

RW
$20
Ryan West
14 months ago
1
1

What a great program!

DY
$100
Deborah York
14 months ago
1
1

Wonderful program

MB
$20
Michele Bartlett
14 months ago
1
1

I wish there had been something like this in my high school.

SF
$42
Scott Fast
13 months ago

A great approach to help students be ready to start their careers!

KA
$50
Kristen Anderson
13 months ago

Our community of students needs this training and support!

KW
$21
Kami Welch
14 months ago
1
1
BW
$21
Brian Willms
14 months ago
1
1
BH
$20
Bryan Head
14 months ago
1
1
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