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The Economic Opportunity Planning Association
of Greater Toledo is coordination program which will provide 700 jobs for young
Toledoans this summer.
Lucas County Commissioners and EOPA leaders announced
the youth employment program, which is funded by the federal government, on
Participants will be paid $8 per hour to
partake in an 8 week, 40 hour per week training program. Young people will
learn communication skills, conflict resolution and how to handle themselves in
After completing the training program,
participants will be placed in a job at one of several companies partnering
"This is about work experience, give them the
idea of what work's like, getting up, getting dressed, talking in the right
way, showing up and doing the right thing with your money," said Lucas County
Commissioner Pete Gerkin.
"This will take 700 children and give them
the opportunity to go empower 700 more and these services can become available
to the entire community and empower more children to do the right thing," said
program director Tomeka Rushing.