Silicon Bayou News: Verizon And Generation Launch Workforce Development Program In New Orleans

A new partnership between Verizon and the nonprofit organization Generation is bringing a workforce development program straight to New Orleans. Verizon, through its Citizen Verizon plan, is investing over $44 million over several years in the initiative that will help close the opportunity gap for American workers and increase access to digital skills.

The free, technology-focused program is accepting students who are residents of New Orleans, as well as Dallas, Las Vegas, Memphis, Miami, Seattle, Spartanburg, S.C. and Washington, D.C. Additional cities will be announced next year with the goal of reaching 22 cities by the end of 2022.

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