INROADS, Inc. today announced that Sekou Kaalund, Head of Advancing Black Pathways for JPMorgan Chase, recently joined its National Board of Directors. INROADS is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to developing and placing talented but underserved youth in business and industry, and preparing them for decades of corporate and community leadership.
JPMorgan Chase & Co, SEO and INROADS have partnered to create opportunities for increased diversity in the financial industry through the launch of the inaugural Financial Services Institute (FSI) Program. The FSI Program will not only gather underrepresented students, talented mentors and diverse business leaders, but also contribute to the recently announced Advancing Black Pathways goal of increasing Black student hiring over the next five years at JPMorgan Chase.
INROADS has partnered with Merck to launch INROADS College Links in Newark, New Jersey. On January 26, 2019, at 10 a.m., the program will launch at KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy (129 Littleton Ave, Newark, NJ 07103) with students in the 9th, 10th and 11th grade, embarking on a year-long journey of growth and development in the business and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields of study. Through the College Links program, INROADS identifies, prepares and equips high potential, yet under-resourced high school students for future college and career success. INROADS College Links’ partnership with Merck is unique in that the pharmaceutical company is working to close the achievement gap by providing under-represented youth the opportunity to work on meaningful assignments and gain real-word experiences.
INROADS and UnitedHealth Group are expanding their collaboration with the goal to triple the amount of diverse, talented interns working at UnitedHealth Group in 2019. INROADS and UnitedHealth Group launched their collaboration 19 years ago, offering diverse college students from across the country internships in departments such as Finance, Sales, Technology, Marketing, and Human
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INROADS 2018 Leadership Development Institute (LDI), hosted by Procter and Gamble (P&G) and presented by FedEx, takes place July 19 through July 21, 2018, at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Over the course of three days, more than 500 underrepresented, diverse graduating seniors will gather from around the country to engage in workshops, leadership development
BALTIMORE, MD, June 19, 2018 — From June 20-28, INROADS will host its inaugural “National Career Academy” (NCA), a nine-day training session hosted by Morgan State University focused on business and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math). The NCA — sponsored by Procter and Gamble (P&G), Lockheed Martin, Ernst and Young, EMG, JCPenney and Ross — was created to develop diverse youth to be academically and professionally
ST. LOUIS, MO, June 8, 18 — INROADS, Inc. was an early adopter of CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion, led by a steering committee of CEOs and leaders, with Tim Ryan, Chairman and CEO of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), as chair of the steering committee