In the News


STRIVE Receives CBS Grant to Support Eliminating Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
December 14, 2018

US Department of Labor Selects STRIVE to Support Reentry Projects to Transition Into the Workforce 
US Department of Labor
June 26, 2018

Mayor Landrieu Celebrates Last STRIVE NOLA Graduation of his Administration
New Orleans Business Alliance
April 6, 2018

Brian Friedman and Bonnie Howard appointed to leadership positions on the Board of Directors of STRIVE International
Press Release
April 3, 2018

STRIVE Unveils New State-of-the-Art Training Center in East Harlem
Press Release
March 8, 2018

STRIVE International to Host Manhattan Roundtable with NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer
Press Release
January 19, 2018

STRIVE Graduate Roy Castro, CEO of DM Ice Cream Corporation, Appointed to STRIVE Board of Directors
Press Release
January 8, 2018

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $755 Million in Economic and Community Development Resources Awarded Through 2017 Regional Council Competition
New York State Press Release
December 13, 2017

Job Training Programs Shouldn't Overlook Small Businesses
Next City
December 11, 2017

TCWFI Named as STRIVE Partner in $4.5 Million Reentry Grant
The Center for Working Families, Inc. 
December 7, 2017

STRIVE Awarded $4.5. Million Grant from the U.S. Department of Labor's Reentry Projects Initiative
Press Release
November 29, 2017

Workforce Referral Networks: The Hot New Approach to Local Hiring
City Limits
November 15, 2017

Leveraging the Teachable Moments
Prosperity Now
November 8, 2017

STRIVE Selected as Grant Recipient of Inaugural Pathways to Progress Youth Financial Capability Fund to Support Young People on Path to Economic Success
Press Release
November 8, 2017

Growth for all: Public-private partnerships help New Orleanians thrive
October 18, 2017

Jeffrey McGee: Facilities Manager & Formerly Incarcerated Drug Dealer
Working America
October 3, 2017

The Starbucks Foundation 2017 “Opportunity for All” Partnerships
August 16, 2017

STRIVE Names David Melendez National Vice President, Development & Communications
Press Release
August 7, 2017

New York City Nonprofit Partners with Cornell University to Help Close Unemployment Gap, Prepare Underserved Youth for Foodservice and Hospitality Jobs
Press Release
July 20, 2017

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s family owns Fast Money on Celebrity Family Feud
Entertainment Weekly
July 8, 2017

US Department of Labor Announces Over $72M in Grants to Improve Employment Opportunities for Justice-Involved Individuals
U.S. Department of Labor
June 27, 2017

City Hosts Fourteenth STRIVE NOLA Graduation
Press Release
June 9, 2017

Developers Fund New Rochelle Job Center
Westfair Communications
June 1, 2017

New Rochelle Launches “First Source Referral Center”
Press Release
May 26, 2017

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Talks Resilience with Local Job Skills Trainees
The New Orleans Advocate
May 9, 2017

What do you do? 'Working' Exhibit asks 24 People Across America
Chicago Tribune
May 8, 2017

Goldman Sachs Professionals Help Jobs Training Program
Goldman Sachs Careers Blog
May 4, 2017

JPMorgan Chase Invests in Health Care Job Training
Crain’s Health Pulse
April 26, 2017

Edward M. Powell Named Executive Director of JRI’s STRIVE Boston
Press Release
April 20, 2017

JPMorgan Chase Commits $8.6 Million to Fill Well-Paying, High-Demand Healthcare Jobs
Business Wire
April 20, 2017

After a Troubled Childhood, a High School Dropout gets Sweet Redemption
Crain’s New York Business
April 5, 2017

Job Training, Placement Program Seeks Flint Residents
M Live News
March 31, 2017

Mayor de Blasio Announces Re-Entry Services for Everyone in City Jails by End of This Year
Press Release
March 29, 2017

Mayor Landrieu Announces STRIVE Future Leaders Program Supporting Youth Involved in Justice Systems
Press Release
March 16, 2017

Philip Weinberg on Dollars & Change
Wharton Business Radio
March 7, 2017

DA Vance Invests $58 Million In Youth And Families To Prevent Crime
Press Release
February 27, 2017

STRIVE Names Three New Members to Its Board of Directors
Press Release
January 13, 2017

STRIVE – Teaching ‘Soft Skills’
Moultrie News
November 28, 2016

New York Companies Profit from Giving Away Their Time
Crain’s New York
November 22, 2016

Crowell & Moring Partner Paul J. Pollock Receives Lawyers Alliance for New York 2016 Cornerstone Award for Pro Bono Service
Crowell & Moring
November 21, 2016

STRIVE Celebrates Dads With Comedy and Inspiration
Press Release
November 18, 2016

Second Chance Act Grantees Receive DOL Grants to Continue Reentry Efforts
Council of State Governments
October 25, 2016

The Step UP Network Brings STRIVE International for the First Time to South Carolina
Press Release
August 9, 2016

Citi Foundation and America’s Promise Alliance Announce 2016 Youth Opportunity Fund Grant Recipients in 10 U.S. Cities
Press Release
August 4, 2016

East Harlem Talent Network Celebrates 100th Placement
Press Release
July 29, 2016

The Starbucks Foundation Awards $1.3 Million in Opportunity for Youth Grants
Press Release
July 13, 2016

US Labor Department announces $64.5m in grants as part of Obama Administration’s efforts to break cycle of poverty, crime and incarceration
U.S. Department of Labor
June 24, 2016

From broken to breaking through
June 8, 2016

Trust Gives $11 Million to 80 Nonprofits in Year’s Biggest Round of Grants
New York Community Trust
June 6, 2016

Program aims to get young people of color ready for the job market
CBS Evening News w/Scott Pelley
April 1, 2016

Nonprofits Picked to Participate in Chirlane McCray’s Mental-Health Initiative
Crain’s New York Business
March 11, 2016

Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City Selects 14 Community-Based Organizations Citywide to Join $30 Million Connections to Care Partnership
Press Release
March 11, 2016

Jobs for Minorities (Letter to the Editor)
The New York Times
March 3, 2016

East Harlem Workforce Development Initiative to Place 180 Individuals in Jobs by Spring 2017
Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone
December 3, 2015

Center for Urban Families launches workforce development program at West Baltimore School
The Baltimore Sun
November 16, 2015

STRIVE Celebrates 30 Years of Transforming Lives Through Employment
Press Release
November 12, 2015

The Importance of Job Training Programs and STEM Programs in NYC
New York Amsterdam News
October 15, 2015

AT&T, STRIVE, and Assemblyman Wright Celebrate Success of Students Graduating From Job Readiness Program
AT&T News Release
September 18, 2015

Unrealistic child support orders hurt rather than help
The Baltimore Sun
August 2015

Could This Program Stem Surging Violence at Rikers Island?
July 2015

Aim to B’More Press Conference @ CFUF (w/Baltimore State’s Attorney, Marilyn Mosby, Esq.)
May 2015

‘Strive New Orleans’ program offers its graduates hope as well as job skills
The New Orleans Advocate
May 2015

Rikers Program Provides “Green Technology” Job Training, Placements
The Justice Center: The Council of State Governments
April 2015

Prison Program A Start For Malloy’s ‘Second Chance Society’
Hartford Courant
April 2015

Rikers Inmates Graduate Pilot Re-Entry Program
January 2015