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Public Impact Report

Public Impact’s report cites Newark OYN’s strategy, impact, partners, and testimonials of youth impacted by its programming. Public Impact is a national entity whose mission is to improve education dramatically for all students, especially low-income students, students of color, and other students whose needs historically have not been well met. Its team is comprised of: former teachers, […]

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Pru Day

Prudential Day (Pru Day) is part of an annual celebration. Lead by the Prudential Team, it usually takes place over the course of one week in October. Pru Day, held on November 2nd was the third of a series of engagement events between Prudential and OYN. In October, OYN and Prudential came together for an […]

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The NOYN Video Series: Episode 1 – The Challenge

This episode features OYN’s executives Robert Clark, Mark Comesañas, Darrell Price, the Mayor of Newark Ras Baraka and OYN students. The focus of the discussion is the overall challenges that OYN is addressing and how it specifically impacts the city of Newark.

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Stanford & NOYN go “Beyond The Farm”

Beyond The Farm is an Alumni Volunteer Service Program that seeks to extend Stanford’s spirit of service to communities around the world. The Alumni Service projects are designed and led by alumni to help make an impact in local communities. Projects vary based on the interests of the project leaders and the needs of partner […]

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Reconnecting Youth

The County Health rankings released in March added a factor that will boost the health, well-being, and economic prospects of thousands of young New Jersey residents. According to the study, there are approximately 7,000 disconnected youth in the State of New Jersey. Of that number, 17% of Essex County youth fall under that classification as compared […]

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