With support from a dynamic network of dedicated partners, Futures and Options fulfills its mission of connecting underserved youth to careers.
Our allies include private and nonprofit internship sites, career exploration partners, schools, and community-based organizations.
There are many ways you can partner with Futures and Options:
Hire an Intern
By hiring one of our qualified, supervised interns, you invest in New York City's economic growth. You also realize a return on your investment. In the short term, you boost workplace productivity with an additional trained resource. In the long run, you build a pipeline of enthusiastic employees who understand your business.
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Become a Career Exploration Partner
Direct interaction with our students is an energizing experience. You can participate in enrichment activities and field trips that help broaden their perspectives on career options.
Partnerships with Schools and Community-Based Organizations
Schools play a vital role in helping connect students with us. School administrators, counselors, and teachers inform students about Futures and Options and the opportunities it offers; they also recommend students to the program on the basis of attendance, motivation, and academic achievement. Futures and Options staff can also attend career fairs and special youth events, and host information sessions at schools and community-based organizations.