Youngstown State University (Ohio)

Youngstown State University (Ohio): Led a coalition of schools, workforce development agencies, and healthcare employer partners in the development of a career pathway project designed to assist low-wage, low-skill adults to enter and advance in health-related occupations. More than 300 individuals participated in 15 groups held in schools, employer work sites, and a women’s shelter. A post-program survey of 153 respondents found that the percentage of respondents employed full-time had increased from 31% to 76%.