The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative helps businesses in Atlanta and around the nation build and maintain their talent pipelines, connecting them with young job seekers, filled with promise and ready to work.

Are you a young person looking for your next job?

Is your company looking to increase hiring, retention, and advancement?

Our Employers

We’re building a team of employers, community organizations, and local government committed to closing the employment gap, so everyone wins. We work with more than 55 employers nationwide and in Atlanta, including:

Our job fair on May 3, 2018 was a big success!

We joined forces with The Honorable Keisha Lance Bottoms, Mayor of Atlanta, local leaders, and service providers to host the Atlanta Opportunity Fair at the Georgia World Congress.

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recruiters from leading employers
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I am pleased that Atlanta has been selected to host the 100,000 Opportunities Initiative…We must ensure that all our young people can realize their potential, especially those who face systemic barriers to access to employment and education. This initiative will strengthen our efforts to make sure that as Atlanta prospers, no one is left behind.

The Honorable Keisha Lance BottomsMayor of Atlanta

Atlanta Community Partners

Since our kickoff Opportunity Fair in May 2018, we’re continuing to work with local partners, including the Metro Atlanta Chamber for Workforce Solutions and the Mayor’s Office, to tailor our work specifically for the Atlanta community. Our partners include:

We help employers and youth connect and succeed.

Join the Movement

Is your company ready to harness the skills, passion, and potential of one of Atlanta’s fastest growing talent pools?

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