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News from PYO August 2017

News from PYO August 2017

Summer Programming Pushing Prosperity Recent research from Prosperity Now, a national organization working to ensure everyone has a chance to prosper, finds some sobering messages concerning the American economy. The 2017 Prosperity Now Scorecard is finding that while prosperity is taking some workers to a better economic situation,

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Summer Programming Pushing Prosperity

Summer Programming Pushing Prosperity

Recent research from Prosperity Now, a national organization working to ensure everyone has a chance to prosper, finds some sobering messages concerning the American economy. In its 2017 Prosperity Now Scorecard, the organization is finding that while prosperity is taking some workers to a better economic situation,

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Student Makes Impact on Local Business

Student Makes Impact on Local Business

The past couple of summers, PYO has had a student enroll in N.C. Central University’s Summer Youth Business and Entrepreneurship Academy through the School of Business. In partnership with the Executive Leadership Council, SYBEA students receive business training and exposure to higher education through a scholarship covering

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Meet the Summer Interns

Meet the Summer Interns

In what has become a summer tradition, PYO has rolled out the welcome mat for the season’s interns. This year, two long-time PYO students, now sophomores in college, have returned to learn more about the ins and outs of the program beyond what they have experienced while

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News from PYO May 2017

News from PYO May 2017

New Office Hours for One-on-One Family Sessions For parents wondering about summer plans, requirements or just have general questions, PYO is clearing evening schedules the second Monday of each month for student/parent conferences. This is an opportunity for families to schedule intimate time to discuss with different

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March 2017 News from PYO

March 2017 News from PYO

Benefit Breakfast Draws a Crowd for PYO Fundraising It was an early morning last week that found a jam-packed room of attendants at PYO’s 10th Annual Benefit Breakfast fundraiser. The event raised $34,000 for the organization. Special guests and sponsors (including corporate, business and individuals) shared breakfast

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February 2017 News from PYO

February 2017 News from PYO

Appreciating PYO Employers Employer Luncheon Appreciates and Informs PYO recently held its annual Employer Appreciation Lunch at Duke Memorial United Methodist Church’s Soul Cafe. Each January the organization gathers together internship supervisors and partnering businesses to give an update on the state of our workforce development programming.

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Employer Appreciation Lunch 2017

Employer Appreciation Lunch 2017

This past Tuesday, PYO held it’s annual employer appreciation lunch. This graphic lays out PYO’s 2015/16 workforce statistics and training format. To learn more about workforce development contact us. To view the graphics, click on each slide to advance.

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Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – January 2017

Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – January 2017

P.Y.O. ACADEMIC ALERT! 2016-2017 Theme:  Steady Wins the Race! January 2017 PYO Parent Information: There will be a parent’s meeting on Monday, January 9th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Lyon Park. Topic:  PYO Happenings for 2017 PYO will participate in Martin Luther King Day of

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Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – December 2016

Academic Alert: Steady Wins the Race – December 2016

P.Y.O. ACADEMIC ALERT! 2016-2017 Theme: Steady Wins the Race! December 2016 PYO Parent Information: There will be a DPS Early Release Day on Wednesday, December 7th. There will be NO Parent Meeting on Monday, December 12th. The holiday break for traditional schools starts on Thursday, December 22nd

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