Niki Childers: Ensuring Future Careers for America’s Graduates

By Andre LaFontant featured on Color Magazine For over 40 years, JAG’s 1.4 million students have achieved an average graduation rate of over 90%. This includes a graduation rate of 96% for the class of 2020, despite the various disruptions and hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Everyone involved understands the positive results of JAG … Read more

AT&T Provides $1 Million Contribution to Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG), Emergency Funds Directed to 14 States Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

JAG Helps Youth Overcome Academic, Financial & Emotional Challenges, in Year of Unprecedented Disruption Washington D.C., USA – WEBWIRE – Tuesday, December 8, 2020 AT&T has provided a generous $1 million contribution to Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG). In the last four decades, JAG has helped over 1.4M vulnerable youth and young adults overcome significant economic, emotional, social, … Read more

Regions Receives “Partner in the Pandemic Award” from Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) 

An expanded partnership with JAG, Regions Bank and the Regions Foundation funded virtual education and job training for at-risk youth and young adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Author: Evelyn Mitchell The COVID-19 pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of life in 2020. While the challenges of the global health pandemic are universal, people in underserved … Read more

ON #GIVINGTUESDAY JOBS FOR AMERICA’S GRADUATES (JAG) CELEBRATES A 96% GRADUATION RATE  AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC

ON #GIVINGTUESDAY  JOBS FOR AMERICA’S GRADUATES (JAG) CELEBRATES A 96% GRADUATION RATE  AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC Bipartisan, National Non-Profit Organization Gives Thanks for Continued Support To Ensure Most Vulnerable Youth Receive Critical Services During Unprecedented Year Washington D.C., Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 – This #GivingTuesday, Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) proudly announces that despite continued social … Read more

With the Support of Gov. Eric Holcomb, JAG-Indiana Receives Prestigious Award for Exceeding National Performance Standards

    JAG Indiana Supports 6,000 Vulnerable Students Across the State, Helping them Stay in School, Pursue Secondary Education, & Secure Meaningful Jobs   Indianapolis, IN, October 19, 2020 – Jobs for Indiana’s Graduates (JAG Indiana), serving Indiana’s youth who face significant academic, environmental, and economic challenges, has achieved the prestigious national 5 of 5 … Read more

Ragan Ross: ‘I am an advocate’

Ragan Ross Ragan Ross works for IJAG (Iowa Jobs for America’s Graduates) She is in her third year at United Township High School, teaching upperclassmen. IJAG a program that helps students prepare for after high school. Its  main focus is to make sure students are employable.   I am from Davenport and graduated from Davenport … Read more

T-Mobile Provides Scholarships for Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) Students Academic Scholarships Were Awarded to JAG Students Facing Financial Challenges, Who Have Overcome Significant Obstacles to Graduate High School

Washington, DC, June 30, 2020 – Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG), a national nonprofit that has served over 1.4 million youth who face significant academic, emotional and environmental challenges for four decades, is pleased to announce that T-Mobile has provided academic scholarships to 27 JAG students nationwide. These $1,000 scholarship recipients have displayed incredible resilience … Read more

Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) Receives $200,000 Grant from Principal® Foundation

Principal Foundation Invests in JAG’s Digital Solutions Initiative in Response to COVID-19 Emergency Washington D.C., U.S.A. – WEBWIRE – Thursday, June 18, 2020 Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG), a national nonprofit that, over the past four decades, has served 1.4M youth who face significant challenges, received a $200,000 grant from Principal® Foundation. This donation will help cover the … Read more