Youth Impact Hub at United Roots Launches Oakland’s Emerging 100
In partnership with Youth Business USA and the City of Oakland, Youth Impact Hub Oakland at United Roots launched the Oakland’s Emerging 100, a collaborative initiative to prepare, launch and grow 100+ underserved young entrepreneurs in Oakland each year! On December 8th, we hosted a launch party at Impact Hub Oakland where we presented the 2017 Youth Hub Fellows who will join an amazing group of young entrepreneurs in Oakland who have already launched their own businesses!
Check out this video, made by Youth Hub Fellowship alumni Luis Monotoya of Simphony Productions, showcasing 15 of the young adults participating in Oakland’s Emerging 100:
And United Roots is hiring an Opportunity Network Manager to coordinate activities for Oakland’s Emerging 100. This position will connect youth leaders in low-income communities in Oakland to personal, career and business development opportunities. We are seeking someone that has a passion for working with motivated young adults of color in Oakland, who is able to thrive in a highly collaborative and innovative workplace with the Youth Impact Hub Oakland Co-Directors. Application deadline is January 31. Please see the following job description and share with anyone who might be interested: http://www.idealist.org/view/job/JXjfxGFTXWSP/