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Gerald Chertavian

Is This The New Model for Community College? Give it to Year Up

Heidi Legg | Posted 06.29.2015 | Education
Heidi Legg

The American opportunity divide between the haves and have-nots, continues to grow and unrest from American youth is playing out over deep wounds as we watch Baltimore this week.

Reinventing America, The Forbes Summit in Chicago Part II

Sugar Rautbord | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Sugar Rautbord

These small, invitation-only congresses bring together Wealth, Politics, Business, and Government as well as Education and Disruptive Innovation and are a winning formula for stimulating growth, forging new partnerships, and in this case, the reinvention of industrial power.

Year Up is Powered by Pro Bono

Aaron Hurst | Posted 12.17.2012 | Impact
Aaron Hurst

Inspired by his experience as a Big Brother in New York City, Gerald Chertavian founded Year Up in 2000. Today, Year Up is one of the most successful nonprofits in the U.S.

An Interview With Gerald Chertavian, Founder of Year Up

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 09.30.2012 | Business
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Sayre Quevedo In case you missed it, ...

Year Up: Answering The Skills Gap

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 09.22.2012 | Business
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Originally published on Youthradio.org, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Sayre Quevedo Two years ago Breyana S...

The No Brainer That We Risk Missing

Peter Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Sims

One thing consistently puzzles me: there's a significant disconnect between policy makers and people who are working on actual problems in the grassroots. Wendy Kopp and Gerald Chertavian should not have to hire a lobbying firm.