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Five teenagers, each holding up a certificate of completion, stand on the steps at the IKRON building.
Summer Youth students on their last day with their completion certificates.

First Steps into the Future: Summer Youth 2022

August 16, 2022  |  Summer Youth, Youth Program

The Summer Youth Work Experience program has just wrapped up for 2022, and the 70+ young people who participated at work sites all over Cincinnati are heading back to school this week with a new set of skills and

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Summer Youth, Golf, and More: IKRON Ink August 2021

Donate | Golf | Get Our Emails | Contact IKRON You're Invited! Upcoming IKRON Events: IKRON's 17th Annual Golf Outing: September 18, 2021 Fall Graduation: October 22, 2021   54 Students Explore Potential

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Collage from IKRON's Summer Youth Program
Collage from IKRON's Summer Youth Program

Going for Gold: 54 Students Gain Firsthand Work Experience at IKRON

August 2, 2021  |  Summer Youth, Youth Program

Every summer, a group of young people walk through IKRON's doors to try something new. Something different from their usual day-to-day. Something designed to build their confidence and get them ready for their

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collage of young people doing various jobs during the summer youth program
Summer Youth students hard at work

A Sense of Purpose: Summer Youth 2020

August 12, 2020  |  Golf Outing, Summer Youth, Youth Program

In the midst of the challenges that a global pandemic has brought, we knew that we had to do all we could to offer the Summer Youth Program in 2020. This is a program that has given local young people their first

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50 For 50 #30: "They Will Inspire You"

December 1, 2019  |  Summer Youth

This is the 30th in a continuing series of stories--one every day for 50 days--to conclude IKRON's year-long celebration of our 50th anniversary. Missed one? No problem! See the entire series on our news page here.

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Summer Youth at Clifton Market
Summer Youth at Clifton Market

What I Did On My Summer Vacation: 34 Students Participate in IKRON's Summer Youth Programs

August 21, 2019  |  Summer Youth, Youth Program

Thirty-four teens spent part of their summer at IKRON, learning the skills that will help them succeed when they're ready to enter the workforce. Summer Youth participants start by learning the skills they need to

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