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IKRON Begins Year Three of Project SEARCH

August 18, 2022  |  Project Search, Youth Program

Three new groups of student interns have begun work at three Project Search locations across Cincinnati: 5/3 Bank Operations Center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, and Xavier University. These students

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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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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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Six young people stand on the steps of a building at Xavier University.
IKRON's first class of Project SEARCH graduates.

Project Success! IKRON Celebrates our First Year of Participation in Project Search

May 19, 2021  |  Project Search, Youth Program

Congratulations to IKRON's first class of Project SEARCH graduates! We're delighted to have begun participation in this excellent program at Xavier University. Project SEARCH is for young people aged 18 to 21 with

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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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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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