Opportunity Youth
Success Stories

Opportunity Youth share their success stories.

  • Lashay

    100,000 Opportunities Initiatives—Dallas | Walgreens

    Working at Walgreens as a pharmacy tech helps me prepare for my dream job – being a psychiatrist or a social worker.

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  • Ara

    100,000 Opportunities Initiative—D.C. | Starbucks

    I was really nervous. I wasn’t sure if I was going to get it, but I motivated myself, I told myself I would and I actually did.

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  • Andriana

    100,000 Opportunities Initiative—D.C. | Macy's

    Getting a job lets me feel more independent. I start making my own money, learn and am around people I’ve never worked with before.

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  • Lowell

    100,000 Opportunities Initiative—D.C. | HMSHost

    They saw that I came prepared. I dressed to impress and I came knowing what I wanted. There was no beating around the bush.

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  • Christian

    100,000 Opportunities Initiative—D.C. | Nordstrom

    I knew I was going to get something today. Here I am—I got something.

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  • Wesley

    100,000 Opportunities Initiatives—Dallas | Pizza Hut

    With a job, I can do everything I need to do… it’ll help me start a life on my own.

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