Jessica Mitchell

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Celebrating National Volunteer Week - Rachel Papka at SDMI

In recognition of National Volunteer Week, Tech Impact is spotlighting some of our amazing volunteers each day this week. The ITWorks and CXWorks volunteers are such an asset to these programs, and they make a huge impact on our students. Our programs would not be the same without them!
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ITWorks Student Spotlight - Riley Altmyer

The Spring 2018 session at ITWorks is already halfway through! Students are now preparing for their CompTIA A+ exams and their IT internships. We caught up with Las Vegas student, Riley, to learn about his experience so far. With an interest in IT and cyber security, he wasn’t sure how to get ...
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ITWorks Spring 2018 Classes to Begin This Month

“Having successfully completed the ITWorks program, I have earned my CISCO IT Essentials and A+ certification. I’ve also obtained two different positions, one part-time position at IPR International and one full-time position at Hosting.com, both in the IT field. I had applied to Hosting before ...
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It is ITWorks Graduation Season! Las Vegas Student, Taylor, Reflects on Her Experience

The ITWorks Las Vegas Fall 2017 class is graduating this week! After an intensive 11 weeks of class time, five weeks in an internship, and CompTIA A+ certifications, the students are ready to start their careers in the IT field. Read more to learn about Taylor Sundwall, one of the students ...
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CXWorks Student Spotlight - Catching up with Toynee Bodie for Graduation

The second CXWorks session is quickly coming to a close in Las Vegas, and we have been anxiously awaiting to check-in with our student spotlight – Toynee Bodie. If you didn’t meet read about her before, Toynee was laid off from her job at the end of 2016 and ready for a change (see the full Student ...
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Tech Impact is Participating in Nevada's Big Give on Thursday, March 23rd

Sometimes it’s hard for the public to wrap their heads around the world of nonprofits. Many people have questions about funding, donations, and even employment. How do we stay afloat? These are valid questions, but there are plenty of valid answers. Nonprofits get their funding from a variety of ...
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ITWorks Delaware Student Spotlight - Morgan Dubicki

ITWorks Delaware kicked off today in Wilmington, and we met with new student Morgan Dubicki to learn more about what she was doing prior to joining the program and where she hopes to be when she leaves. With two recent cross-country moves under her belt, Morgan is excited to get started on a new ...
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Tech Impact’s ITWorks is Awarded $50K grant from The MGM Resorts Foundation to Connect Young Adults to Entry-Level IT Roles

Las Vegas – Tech Impact’s ITWorks program has received a $50,000 grant from the MGM Resorts Foundation to further the organization’s goal of providing underemployed and unemployed young adults with the skills and experience they need to launch careers in technology. This generous grant will support ...
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Philadelphia ITWorks Student Spotlight - Mara Thach

The ITWorks Philadelphia Spring 2017 session starts today! Meet one of our new students, Mara Thach. Mara found ITWorks through a friend who successfully completed the program, and looks forward to learning the skills and gaining the experience necessary to start a career in information technology. ...
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NV Energy Partners with Tech Impact Workforce Development Program CXWorks

Gretchen Djukanovich (Director, Customer Contact), Angelica Silveyra (Manager, Customer Contact), and Chris Higgins (Director, Talent Acquisition), recently partnered with Tech Impact to provide students in their training program with resume and cover letter writing tips, as well as a tour of NV ...
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