Connecting Apprenticeships to the Young People Who Need Them Most
The Role of Community-Based Organizations
March 4, 2019
Author(s): Michael Sack, Lili Allen
Organization(s): Jobs for the Future
Approximately 40 percent of all 18- to 24-year-olds are not in school and do not have a college degree, placing them at risk of unemployment or underemployment at a critical time in their lives and at a time when employers are in desperate need of skilled workers. This report examines the role of Community Based Organizations (CBOs) to connect young adults to apprenticeship programs and improved career prospects.