Commitment to Action

Back on Track: Pathways to Success for Opportunity Youth

Commitment by

Kids in Common

In 2014, Kids in Common (KIC), committed to engage and monitor the progress of 100 former foster youth, justice-engaged youth, homeless youth and pregnant/parenting youth who are disengaged from education and work. Over the course of a year, at least eighty of the participating youth will show measurable progress in one or more of the following areas: completion of secondary credential, enrolling in post-secondary education, completion of post-secondary education, successful employment along a career pathway, and/or progress towards self-sufficiency. KIC aims to work with 35 community partners to promote the alignment and integration of services that target OY in the county.

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Commitment

Back on Track: Pathways to Success for Opportunity Youth

Launched

2014

Est. Duration

2 Years

Estimated Total Value

$385,000

Region

Northern America

Countries

United States

Commitment by

Kids in Common

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

The Respect Institute, Silicon Valley Children's Fund, Legal Advocates for Children and Youth, County of Santa Clara, TeenForce