“They took a chance on NPower and put their lives on hold to pursue something better for themselves and that alone should be commended.We owe it to these individuals to back them with the necessary support to succeed both in their careers but also as members of the community of Baltimore.Click here to see a gallery of photos from the night of.We celebrated our 15th Annual NPower Gala last week.Robert Smith leads the way in helping them set aspirational goals and committing to financial rewards.” The training program aims to meet the needs of students both in and outside of the classroom.
BALTIMORE, Maryland, August 30, 2016 — Today, NPower, a leading national nonprofit that launches IT careers for veterans and young adults from underserved communities, is thrilled to announce the opening of its free 22-week IT Job Training Program in Baltimore, MD.
“An internship is a way to evaluate the caliber of tech professionals that NPower produces; a two-month interview in a sense; and I have the utmost faith in their ability to perform.” Schwarz was recruited for the board of directors because of her commitment to the regional program in North Texas as well as her strong foothold in the industry.
“We will also be looking to Diane and Textron to advance our curriculum as they are both leaders in technology and also employers of NPower graduates,” said Bertina Ceccarelli, Chief Executive Officer of NPower.
Other major funders include Abell Foundation and Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, both also in attendance for the graduation, as well as the France-Merrick Foundation.
The NPower program has also been acknowledged by Congressman Elijah E.